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Tag Archives: Sociology

Featured Course: Social Problems in American Society

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  From the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement to the historically divisive 2016 presidential election, there’s never a better time to discuss social issues.  SOCY 201 – Social Problems in American Society provides you with the chance to understand issues such as race and ethnic conflict, criminal justice reform, social justice, and economic inequality. How will the President-Elect’s […]

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Featured Course: Race & Ethnic Relations

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“Hard discussions in a safe space…” Race & Ethnic Relations provides a platform for open and supported discussion about what the country, and often the world, is talking about now. The course focuses on current events and relevant issues, and offers a perspective that will broaden and enlighten your thinking. Topics include major court cases (Trayvon Martin, Eric Gardener) as […]

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