Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

ELP 551 Social Foundations of Education

Study of sociological theories that illuminate the effects of education on individuals and society. Problem areas in race, class, and gender are explored in the process of examining theories of socialization, certification, allocation, and legitimation and their application to historical and current educational situations. Also offered for undergraduate-level credit as ELP 451 and may be taken only once for credit.


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