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SOC 6244 : Sociology of Families and Kinship
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:06:16 GMT
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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Sociology of Families and Kinship
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Sociology-Families & Kinship
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A systematic introduction to recent theoretical perspectives and empirical research on family patterns. The course combines a focus on how and why societal family patterns vary and change over time with an examination of how individuals vary in their experience of life course transitions, such as marriage, childbirth, employment, divorce, and retirement.
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CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
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