Fall 2006 not offered
AFAM 266, AMST 267|
|Course Cluster: Service-Learning|
This course serves as an introduction to community psychology, a discipline that blends elements of sociology, anthropology, social psychology, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, and urban planning (to name a few). Class topics include levels of analysis, ecologies, prevention and intervention, feminism and community psychology, empowerment, self-help, sense of community, coalition building, and social justice and action.
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|Course Format: Lecture/Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIVI-MN)(PSYC)
Dalton, J.H., Elias, M.J. & Wandersman, A. (2001). COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY: LINKING INDIVIDUALS AND COMMUNITIES. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thompson Learning.
Seidman, E. & Rappaport, J. (1986). REDEFINING SOCIAL PROBLEMS. NY: Plenum Press.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Group discussion papers, in-class work, midterm exam, and community-based final paper.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This is a column 3 Breadth Requirement course for psychology majors.
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