SOC 322C SOC 322C. Sociology of Creativity. 3 Hours.
Introduction to varying aspects of creative insights, human consciousness, social processes, and the 'invention of reality.' Use of the elements of mindfulness, intuition, and creativity at individual, organizational, societal, and environmental levels, drawing on lectures, group discussions, books, articles, artistic films, and documentaries in order to better understand and appreciate the interconnectedness and interrelationship between 'inner' (personal) reality and 'other' (social) reality. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Sociology 321K (Topic: Sociology of Creativity) and 322C may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.