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UVM Course Directory

Term: All Terms

Subject: Sociology

Course Number: 229

SOC 229 - Family as Social Institution

Examination of the institution of the American family in cross-cultural and historical perspective. Theories and research on family continuity, change, and institutional relationships explored. Prerequisite: Six hours of Sociology including SOC 001 and SOC 100, or SOC 001 and SOC 101, or Instructor permission.