SOC210: Marriage & Family: Sociology of Family Interaction and Organization

Class Program
Credits 3
Study of the social aspects of family life and the impact of society upon families. Topics include historical forms of family life, varieties of contemporary families, the effects of changing cultural values and economic forces upon the daily life and stability of families, gender, the social psychology of love and romance, sex, parenting, and divorce. The course also covers family policy issues.
Prerequisite Courses
Semester Offered
Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.