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Princeton combines the strengths of a major research university with the qualities of an outstanding liberal arts college the university prepares its 5,200 undergraduates for lives of leadership and service chartered in 1746, princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the nation it is a private. Get information about the department of sociology at the princeton university in princeton, nj at peterson's doctoral degrees foreign language varies and thesis.
He previouly taught sociology at princeton university, where he also served as director of the fung global fellows program, and at the university of california los angeles (from 2003 to 2012. Graduate studies in the department of sociology focus on guiding students who have excelled as consumers of knowledge through the transition to becoming producers of scholarship. The thesis track is chosen by students who are thinking about going on for a phd degree in sociology or a related field, or who aspire to another type of research career whereas the essay is a demonstration of knowledge in a particular area, the thesis is a demonstration of knowledge as well as a demonstration of a student's ability to carry.