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This class has been reorganized to focus primarily on the War in Iraq. As in previous years, the class still examines war... see more

This course examines the contemporary problem of political violence and the way that human rights have been conceived as... see more

We begin by considering briefly the evolution of the family, its cross-cultural variability, and its history in the West.... see more

This course explores the values (aesthetic, moral, cultural, religious, prudential, political) expressed in the choices... see more

Most of the major categories of adaptive behavior can be seen in all animals. This course begins with the evolution of... see more

Explore where the prohibitions and permissions that occur in every day life come from, why they exist, and what gives... see more

Why is identity important and how are identities formed? This unit looks at the many different ways in which identity can... see more

The purpose of this seminar is to provide a context for understanding the challenges of urban food provisioning from a... see more

Americans have historically preferred to think of the United States in classless terms, as a land of economic opportunity... see more

This course explores the urban environment as a natural phenomenon, human habitat, medium of expression, and forum for... see more

Have you ever wondered what skills are needed to get the most out of reading social science materials? This unit looks at... see more

Does prison work and what purpose does it serve? This unit allows you to listen to a discussion surrounding the purpose... see more

Do the advances in information technology equate to a new industrial revolution? The advances by IBM, Dell and many other... see more

Sexuality and parenthood encompass some of the most ordinary and yet most profound experiences that life has to offer. In... see more

This course is an introduction to the analytical tools that support design and decision-making in real estate and... see more

An introduction to the cross-cultural study of ethnic and national identity. We examine the concept of social identity,... see more

2006 Winter Semester “Academics and Humans” Today universities are facing the third great revolutionary phase after... see more

This is a free online course offered by the Saylor Foundation. 'How might you define, understand, and uphold justice in a... see more

This lecture explores the statistical methods used for assessing the health effects of air pollution. Dr. Dominici uses... see more

This is a free online course offered by the Saylor Foundation. 'Sociology is the scientific study of society and closely... see more

This course presents a survey of social theory from the 19th century to the present. The focus is on (a) the social... see more

Course Highlights "Care" is a broad concept that includes nursing care, child care, and assistance, and it refers to... see more

This course has been a labor of love for me as Frank Herbert's writing has had a great impact on me personally and the... see more

The purpose of the course is to cultivate the sensibilities necessary for effective planning practice. This objective... see more