|Undergraduate Course Details|
|Title||Social Problems in the U.s.|
|Prerequisites||SOC201 or permission of Department Chairperson|
Basic and major contemporary social problems in the U.S. An attempt is made to contrast the various definitions of social problems, and to define properly the socio-psychological categories that are often used in the study of social problems. The main focus is a socio-economic analysis of the concept ""social problem"" and the various forces that account for its maintenance. Three lecture hours per week.