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Family and Justice

Instructor
Shaw

Examination of the ways in which families and political and economic institutions shape one another, with special emphasis on policies that promote marriage over 'alternative' family arrangements; state\2013mandated family leave policies; 'family-friendly' corporate employment practices; same-sex marriage; divorce law; and welfare reform.

Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies the Social-Scientific Thought distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies Social Science distribution requirement.


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