SOC 440A (H01) - Honors/Drug Addiction in American Society

Honors/Addiction & Society

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Sociology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16941
This course will introduce students to interdisciplinary topics in the study of drug addiction, drug panics, and the U.S. war on drugs. It will draw on scholarly and journalistic research to consider sociological theories, methods, and data gathering techniques in the study of addiction, and it will explore ways in which individuals create, interact with, and are shaped by social groups and institutions, including those associated with politics, health, economics, family, and the legal system.
Course restricted to members of the University Honors Program. UHP members should use the preregistration form before attempting to register.
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery), Honors course
Instructors: Karen Van Gundy

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 8:10am - 9:30am MCC 302
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 R 2:10pm - 3:30pm PARS N104