SOC 8080 THEORIES OF FAMILIES (3 credits)
A core course in sociology and anthropology of the family. Gender and kinship systems are analyzed in the comparative study of family institutions and relationships. In addition to substantive material on the family in various socieities, the course covers theoretical perspectives on the family and the history of family studies in sociology and anthropology.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): Enrollment in the graduate program in sociology or permission of the instructor.SOC 8080