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SLGY 2273 – Sociology of Aging

(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture

Individuals experience changing roles, activities, and relationships as they age. In addition, population aging, caused by declining birthrates and increasing life expectancies, has profound implications for social structures, norms, and values. This course examines the social aspects of both individual and population aging.

Prerequisite: Sociology 1101.