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Organization, Regulations, and Courses 2017-18


SOCY 20 Population and Society

The world’s population will more than double from 7 to 16 billion people by 2100.  What are the implications of this for public policy, population health and aging, fertility and reproduction, immigration, and social inequality?  This course answers these questions and more.  It will introduce students to the study of social demography and population studies, with a focus on understanding how population processes influence and shape social problems. Students will learn how to use the basic demographic tools used to study population processes, as well as the important debates surrounding the causes and implications of such changes.

Instructor

Lin

Distributive and/or World Culture

Dist:SOC

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Offered

18W, 18F: 10A