This course introduces students to the complexity of major social problems that are currently facing the U.S. and the world. Special emphasis is given to problems emerging from various divisions and inequalities in society related to social power, social class, race/ethnicity, sex, etc. Students will learn tools needed to critically evaluate these issues using sociological perspectives. Prerequisite: None.
College of Arts and Sciences, Critical and Creative Thinking, General Ed Social Science, Poverty Studies
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017