SOC 341 - Sociology of Hlth and Illness

Analysis of relationships between diseases and the social structure and efforts to cope with sickness. Topics include social factors in the distribution of disease, social stress, the sick role, conventional and alternative healers, and the medical-care system. Prerequisite: SOC 100 or permission of the instructor.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: SOC 100
Co-requisite: none