Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

SO 2020
Family and Gender Roles - Level 4
The family as a social institution: functions and kinship structures. The rise of the modern family. Gender roles, socialization and identity. Courtship, love, marriage, childbearing, parenting. Family diversity: class, race, ethnicity. Family realities: (house) work, power, patriarchy. Family-related problems. Divorce and alternative lifestyles. Theories of the family.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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