SOC 322 - Sociology of the Family

Sociological theory and data on the family as a major social institution. How social forces impact the roles, configurations, problems and needs of the family — and how family issues, in turn, influence the larger society, and both uphold and conflict with societal values. Includes emphasis on diversity along ethnic and lifestyle dimensions.

Prerequisite(s): SOC 100, plus 3 additional credits of sociology.

3 credit(s).

Last Term Offered: Fall 2016