This course is designed to offer a sociological analysis of family trends and social behavior in relation to the institution of family. In this course the family is understood not as a static entity, but rather a social institution undergoing constant change as it is impacted and influenced by other societal institutions. This course will present students with the variation in family forms that exist within American society. Topics covered will include family and the economy, family and housework, gay/lesbian families, blended families, love and sex, family violence, and divorce.
Please use the link below to get to the online bookstore. You will need to know the SRC course number (SOC250) and section number (T1) or contact SRC Bookstore at (309) 649-6295.
Spoon River College: 23235 North County Highway 22 Canton, IL 61520 Phone: 3096474645