Prerequisites: 90:154 or 90:155 or permission of Instructor.

A study of the interrelations between societal changes and the institution of the family. Approaches utilized will consider both historical trends and cross-cultural patterns in the family, the influence of subcultures, alternative lifestyles, and family violence.

Cross-registered with (Gender and Women's Studies) 36:266.

3 lecture hours per week, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 90:266 in the BU Course Transfer Database.