The American Family

This area of concentration focuses on the history, changing structure and meaning of the family in American society.


African American Studies 122
African American Families in American Society
Chicano Studies 179
Chicana/o Families
History C129
Children Through History: Social Practices and Social Welfare
Legal Studies 155
Government and the Family
Public Policy C164
Impact of Government Policies on Poor Children and Families
Sociology 111
Sociology of the Family

Alternate Courses:

Asian American Studies 150
Gender and Generation in Asian American Families
Demography C126
Social Consequences of Population Dynamics
Demography C165
Family and Household in Comparative Perspective
Gender and Women's Studies 120
The History of American Women
History 131
Social History of the United States
Psychology 131
Developmental Psychopathology