Christine L. Williams, Chair CLA 3.306, Mailcode A1700, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-232-6300
— B.A., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
SOC 319 • Intro To Social Demography
MWF 1100am-1200pm CLA 1.106
Description: Introduction to the study of key population processes, including population growth, age structure, patterns of fertility, mortality and migration. A sociological framework will be used to examine the social origins of population change and the meaning and implications of population processes for society at large. Texts: Required textbook: Poston, D. and L. Bouvier. 2010. Population and Society: An Introduction to Demography. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Available at the UT Co-op. Grading: Grades will be based on five exams, five assignments, and attendance.