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2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOC 142 - Social Trends and Problems

(3 units)

Corequisite: One Foundation Class.
Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENGL 100  or GE Composition (Area A1) or PSY 130  or equivalent.

General introduction to the study of social trends and problems in American institutions including social inequality crime, health and illness, education, media, environment and war and terrorism. Emphasis is on social problems as products of the socio-historical and global context.

Open to non-majors for General Education credit in Category D.2.B.