Drugs and Society

SOC 2160 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level Undergraduate
Description Introduces the sociology of drugs and examines social definitions of licit and illicit drugs, conditions of their use, and socialization into drug use. Drugs have played an important role in contemporary society. Considers deviant drug use and the effects of social control on definitions and use of drugs. Applies the relevant sociological theories of deviance and social control.

Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 70298
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Session Fall 2015, Second Half Session
Class Meeting Dates 11/02/2015 to 12/19/2015
Instructor Dr. Janice Chiaradonna
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Fall Term
    Sep 21, 2015 (12- and 6-week classes)
    Nov 2, 2015 (6-week classes)

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