HIST 265 History of the Family

Explores the family as the fundamental social unit in nearly every society. This course traces the evolution of the family from the Neolithic era to the present. Students study the impact of geography, economy, religion, and political structures on the variety of family structures in the Western and non-Western worlds. 


3 credits


A grade of C or better in ENG 152 or ENG 153 (may be taken concurrently) or permission of the Chair

SEE Certification



Fall or Spring