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.
Social Problems Across the Life Courseby Helena Z. Lopata
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
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
- Publication date:
- Understanding Social Problems: An SSSP Presidential Series
- Product dimensions:
- 7.22(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.00(d)
Meet the Author
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
See all customer reviews