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SO 2030
Social Problems - Level 4
Poverty, racism, drugs, unemployment, homelessness, family violence, mental illness, anti–social behavior, terrorism and collective violence. Why are these problems social? How are they given meaning and what are the implications of such meaning? What are their social causes? Conflicts between sociological perspectives. What are the implications of social problems for social policy?
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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