Walsh University Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014
SOC 213 Sociology of Growing Up 3 sem. hrs.
This course explores sociological issues, theories, and research on childhood and adolescence and examines the social worlds provided for and created by children and adolescents. Changing definitions of and socialization patterns in childhood and adolescence over time and across cultures are discussed. A variety of possible topics are covered, including the history of childhood and adolescence, peer cultures, educational problems such as achievement and violence, the impact of family change and problems, poverty and quality of life, teen pregnancy, and policies and programs that impact children. Next offered F-13, F-14.
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