A sociological approach to the nature and definition of social problems, their theoretical explanations, and their interventions. Topics are selected from: alcoholism and drug addiction, the criminal justice system, poverty, racism, sexism, familial instability, aging, mental disorders, alienation, political and religious dissent and overpopulation. Three hours a week. 06-01-2020- 03-04-2020 Lecture Monday 06:00PM - 09:00PM, Room: SDU Main Bldg, 213 Lecture .