Social Problems and American Values

SOC 235 XW

Course Description

Sociological concepts, theories and methods to analyze the causes and consequences of social problems. Social problems discussed may include crime, substance abuse, income inequalities, discrimination, poverty, race relations, health care, family issues, and the environment. How American culture and values shape societal conditions, public discourse and policy.

3 credits

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Instructor Contact

George Weston
gweston@iastate.edu

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