TENTATIVE OUTLINE AND READING ASSIGNMENTS

Topic 1: Sociology and the Study of Social Problems

Henslin, Chapter 1

Topic 2: A Framework for Analyzing of Social Problems

Henslin Chapter 2 and Online Documents

Topic 4: Problems Relating to Family, Sex, and Gender

Henslin Chapters 3 and 11

Topic 5: Problems Relating to Education and Children

 

Topic 12: Problems Relating to Crime and Deviance

Henslin, Chapters 5 and 6

Topic 11: Problems Relating to Drugs and Alcohol

Henslin, Chapter 4

MID-TERM EXAM
(Study Questions for Mid-Term Exam)

Topic 9: Problems Relating to Work and the Economy

Henslin, Chapter 7

Topic 8: Problems Relating to Stratification and Inequality

Henslin, Chapters 8 and 9

Topic 6: Problems Relating to Health and Medicine

Henslin Chapter 10

Topic 14: Problems Relating to Population and the Environment

Henslin Chapters 12 and 13

Topic 10:  Problems Relating to Politics, Government, and International Relations

Henslin, Chapter 14

Topic 13: Problems Relating to Technology and The Media

 

Topic 7: Problems Relating to Religion, Values and Beliefs

 

FINAL EXAM
(Study Questions for Final Exam)