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Always Do the Reading
Lots of Writing
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
This course encourages open dialogue about the various social problems that plague American society. It is very useful for my field of study in Social Work. I have gained a clear understanding of the many social problems that may affect the way my future clients interact and navigate the world around them. It is also equpping me with knowing of various ethnic and cultural norms that may affect my future clients behaviors.
I learned that the many social problems that plague America currently are the results of either learned social norms or the resistance of learned social norms.
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Please be prepared to demonstrate your knowledge of weekly topics by writing 750 - 1250 word essay with proper citation. Please do not be alarmed by the essay assignments as you find that writing process will help you to fully understand the specific topics as well as retain much of the new information that you have learned during the course of each particular week.