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Course ID: SOC  462
Effective Date: 03/02/2014
Title: Family Violence
Career: Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 3.00
Description: Prerequisite: SOC 201, or 9 hours at 300+ level in one social science; or consent of instructor. Examines history and theories of family violence, with a focus on the United States. Discusses the sociological factors that condone or discourage violence in the family, as well as the social psychological dynamics by which it is perpetuated.


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