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SO235 – Sociology of Family

An exploration of the social history of the American family, from its extended kinship form through the development of the nuclear family ideal, to the more varied forms existing in contemporary society. Emphasis is placed on how gender and race structure relationships within the family as well as the family forms themselves. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Diverse Cultures and Critiques requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement.

Prerequisite: Any 100-level SO course or consent of instructor.

Also listed as: Also listed as Feminist & Gender Studies 235.

Offerings

TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
Fall 2013 Block 2 Sociology of Family (Community Based Learning Course) Gail Murphy-Geiss Palmer Hall 127 16/0 07/29/2014
Fall 2014 Block 2 Sociology of Family (Community Based Learning Course) Gail Murphy-Geiss TBA 16/0 07/29/2014
Spring 2015 Block 5 Sociology of Family TBA 25/14 07/29/2014