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Social Organization   (ANT-332)   3.00 s.h.  
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Principles of social organization studied cross-culturally: locality, age, sex, kinship and marriage, comradeship. Institutional bases: household organization, kinship, religion, law, production, and distribution. 
Social and Cultural Change   (ANT-346)   3.00 s.h.  
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Language and communication in social life. Class, ethnic, and sex-role differences in language use. Bilingualism and linguistic diversity studied cross-culturally. 
Food and Culture   (ANT-430)   3.00 s.h.  
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Culinary customs studied cross-culturally. Food in relation to sex, kinship, politics, economics, religion. Visual, olfactory, textural, and gastronomic food preferences. Values and nutrition. World nutritional systems. 
Women and the Economy   (ECO-383)   3.00 s.h.  
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Description and analysis of women's economic status. Theories of discrimination against women in the labor market, including neoclassical, institutional, and Marxian. Women's work in the home analyzed form three different perspectives: household utility maximization, patriarchy, and a sex-gender system. Application of theories to case studies. 
Population Geography   (GOG-320)   3.00 s.h.  
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Distribution and characteristics of population; spatial patterns of population density, growth, race, religion, sex, age, and migration; resource utilization and demographic constraints. 
Sex and Politics   (POS-374)   3.00 s.h.  
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The bearing of gender upon politics: whether political activity is more characteristic of one of the other sex; the comparative fates of male and female in political society; the political implications of change in the content and mutual status of masculinity and femininity. Inquiry into classical, traditional, and contemporary views. 
Psychology of Men   (PSY-274)   3.00 s.h.  
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Characterizes the role of men in society and their status. Topics include: the biological and social foundation of sex roles, intellectual and personality characteristics of men, achievement motivation, and mental health. 
Psychology of Personality II   (PSY-356)   3.00 s.h.  
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Continued study of the major approaches, methods, and findings in the field of personality psychology. Substantive topics include the following: sex-typing, identification and observational learning, frustration and aggression, stress, anxiety, defense, self-control, altruism, self-concepts, authoritarianism, achievement motivation, and sensation seeking. 
Sociology of Sex Roles   (SOC-233)   3.00 s.h.  
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An investigation of male and female role differences in the private and public sectors of society. The consequences of sex role inequality are explored. Particular emphasis is given to contemporary American society. 
Social Organization   (SOC-365)   3.00 s.h.  
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Principles of social organization studied cross-culturally: locality, sex, age, kinship, and marriage, comradeship. Institutional bases: household organization, kinship, religion, law, production, and distribution. 
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