SOCI 202

Constructing Social Problems

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Examines the social construction of social problems. Topics may include terrorism, breast cancer awareness, halloween sadism, surveillance, moral panics, public shaming, mass and social media framing, infectious disease, homelessness, crime, drug use, police violence, and debates about childhood vaccines.


Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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