The Social Science Majors

The radical transformation of humanity under the impact of the modern world has required the development of new methods of analysis and new modes of intellectual understanding. Among these new modes are those disciplines known as the social sciences. The study of the human condition in its contemporary social dimension involves knowledge of these disciplines as well as an understanding of the interrelationships among them. Therefore, the five social science majors require as a part of the major program that the student acquire some knowledge of the other social sciences or cognate disciplines.