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2004-2005 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog 
2004-2005 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOCI 332*W - Social Gerontology

Social gerontology is concerned with the demography of aging and its impact on social interaction and the social structure. The course reviews current theories and research methodologies used in social gerontology. Attention is given to cross-cultural comparisons of aging, and an examination is made of the political and social issues surrounding aging in contemporary societies.

Fulfills General Education category for social justice. May fulfill WAC.

Prerequisites & Notes
SOCI 101.

Credits: 3 s.h