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 20951
Session Winter 2016, Second Half Session
Class Meeting Dates 02/22/2016 to 04/02/2016
Instructor Dr. Janice Chiaradonna
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Winter Term
    Jan 11, 2016 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 22, 2016 (6-week classes)

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