Portland-State-University 2023-2024 Bulletin

BSt 318U Black Families in the U.S.

Overview of contemporary theories and research of the Black family in the U.S. Examination of the historical and socio-economic contexts surrounding families and the impacts on family structure and experiences. Topics for discussion include health issues, family formations, racism, community organizing, welfare and economic security.



Cross Listed Courses

This is the same course as CFS 318U and may be taken only once for credit.
  • Up one level
  • 300