Models of Social Change

University of Bucharest


Department of Sociology

Instructor: Joshua Kjerulf Dubrow

This course addresses social change and methodological trends in the social sciences.

The topics we will cover:

  • Basic terms: Review and introduction to key terms used throughout the course
  • Classic theories of stratification and social change
  • Revolutions, War and Democratization
  • Political inequality: Dynamics and measurement
  • Internationalization: Costs, benefits and functional equivalence in cross-national comparisons
  • Interdisciplinary research: Costs and benefits of moving from disciplinary to interdisciplinarity knowledge
  • Intersectionality: Methodology of an emerging paradigm
  • Harmonization and “Big data”


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