|TITLE||Contemporary Social Issues|
|LEVEL||02 - Years 2, 3 in Modular Undergraduate Course|
|DESCRIPTION||The theoretical theme will be the duality of social issues as they exist objectively (i.e. evidence in society) and the subjective dimension (i.e. public opinion about them). The student will be expected to apply these perspectives to contemporary research on a set of social issues. The study-unit will be conducted with an empirical orientation.
- Kornblum/Joseph J. William (2001) Social Problems. Prentice Hall, 10th ed.
- Gregg Lee Carter (2001) Analyzing Contemporary Social Issues: A Workbook with Student CHIP Software. Allyn & Bacon.
- White J (1994) (ed) Contemporary Moral Problems, West Publishing Company, Minneapolis, 4th ed.
- K.J. Neubeck & M.A. Neubeck (1997) Social Problems: A Critical Approach , 4th ed.
- Krause Elizabeth L. (2005) A Crisis of Births: Population Politics and Family-Making in Italy, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
|RULES/CONDITIONS||Before OR WHILE TAKING THIS UNIT YOU MUST TAKE SOC2018|
|METHOD OF ASSESSMENT||
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