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SOCI 6610

The Family
Credit Hours:

This course is designed to acquaint students with the predominant issues and theoretical perspectives within the sociology of the family. The course will employ a critical focus, analyzing the assumptions and empirical adequacy of the various perspectives and theories extant in the field. Topics include dating and sexual behavior, cohabitation, marital interaction, parenting and child adjustment, divorce, and intimate partner violence.

Offered on a regular basis.



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