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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Sociology

Sociology 240


Contemporary family structures encompass a variety of living arrangements and social relationships. This course considers differences and similarities among the various family types and explores the social, cultural and economic forces structuring family life.

Outcome:  Students will develop an expanded understanding of the varieties of family arrangements and the connections between family life and the wider social, political economic environment.

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Fall 2014 Section:

001 MWF LSC 9:20am - 10:10am Woolley



Department of Sociology
Loyola University Chicago
1032 West Sheridan Road
Chicago, Illinois 60660
Tel: (773) 508-3445
Fax: (773) 508-7099

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