May 24, 2019  
2018-19 College of Arts & Sciences - Undergraduate Catalog - Crete 
    
2018-19 College of Arts & Sciences - Undergraduate Catalog - Crete

PSY 230 - Social Problems (3)


This course examines contemporary social problems through a psychological and sociological lens.  Students will gain an understanding of the depth and diversity of social problems in the United States with particular emphasis on:  economic inequality , unemployment, racial and ethnic inequality, gender inequality, crime and drugs, education, and inadequacies of health care.  Students will also investigate the complexity and effectiveness of contemporary social policies that address social problems.

Offered odd spring terms.
(Cross-referenced with SOC 230 .)