Faculty of Arts
Work and Leisure
Examines the social aspects of work and leisure. Particular attention is paid to the phenomena of surveillance and simulation and their impact on work and leisure, including control and resistance. These developments are crucial to understanding the "big issues" of globalisation, restructuring and new technologies. Course material is drawn from international literatures and is grounded in an understanding of contemporary New Zealand.
Not taught in 2012
SOCIOL 208: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage I in Sociology or 15 points at Stage I in Sociology with a minimum B+ pass