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Social Problems Across the Life Course
     

Social Problems Across the Life Course

by Helena Z. Lopata
 

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This reader contains articles selected from the Social problems journal examining some of the troubles that emerge in the individual American life course that have been collectively defined as social problems. Organized to follow the order of life events, the 14 chapters discuss high school disciplinary procedures for troublemakers, the social construction of

Overview

This reader contains articles selected from the Social problems journal examining some of the troubles that emerge in the individual American life course that have been collectively defined as social problems. Organized to follow the order of life events, the 14 chapters discuss high school disciplinary procedures for troublemakers, the social construction of HIV transmission and prevention, the gender divisions of infant care, and the shifting careers of drug dealers. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742528345
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/15/2003
Series:
Understanding Social Problems: An SSSP Presidential Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.22(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

The late Helena Z. Lopata was professor emerita of sociology at Loyola University. Judith A. Levy is an associate professor in the School of Public Health, Health Policy, and Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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