SOC 1115 Sociology of Marriage & Family
3.0 Credit Hours
This course is a sociological examination of theoretical perspectives on the institution of family. Topics include the historical context of the family, the role of marriage and family in society, family formation, socialization, divorce, parenting, family issues, family throughout the life course and social policy. Variations in family types and lifestyles among diverse groups worldwide are examined.
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Fall Term 2012 Schedule
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