HLTC47H3: Institutional Ethnography in Action

How can we empirically research and understand the powers shaping the social organization of daily life? Engaging with the theory and methods pioneered by Canadian feminist sociologist Dorothy Smith, students learn to analyze and document how health care, social services, education, financial, pharmaceutical, psychiatry, labor, legal aid, criminal justice, emergency, and immigration systems frame and shape their everyday lives.

Social and Behavioural Sciences