HIST 306 History of the Family

3 credits, Fall

Explores the family as the fundamental social unit in nearly every society. This course traces the evolution of the family from the Neolithic era to the present. It studies the impact of geography, economy, religion, and political structures on the variety of family structures in the Western and non-Western worlds.

Prerequisite(s): A 100- or 200-level history class and ENG 152 or equivalent

General Education: Humanities

Alternate years: Even-numbered