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Sociology of the Family

SOCI - 282

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

This course is an introduction to the sociological literature on the family. The course explores the changing expectations and practices of contemporary American family life, and it places these changes in historical, cultural, ethnic, and racial contexts. Course topics include the American tradition of family diversity, theories of the family, and globalization and American families.


SOSC 181