SOAN 384: The Family in World Perspective Report a Broken Link

Sociology/Anthropology 384: The Family in World Perspective looks at the family from an international and cross-cultural perspective. Because a worldwide perspective offers a larger pool of situations to examine and compare, this course focuses on cross-cultural responses and solutions to issues of the family everywhere.

Required Readings

Unit 1

The Family in Perspective

Unit 2

Gender and Sex, Gender Roles and Identity, Love

Unit 3

There are no required readings for Unit 3.

Unit 4

Reproduction, New Technologies of Reproduction, and the Family

Unit 5

Childhood and Parenthood

Unit 6

Family Change and Family Policy