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    Providence College
  Feb 19, 2018
2014-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AMS 411 - The Sociology of Disaster

1 semester, 3 Credits

Introduces the sociological dimension of disasters and major events, which disrupt the prevailing order of society by causing injury, death, and/or property loss to large numbers of people. Possible case studies include earthquakes, heat waves, hurricanes, oil spills, chemical releases, or terrorist attacks. A service project is normally required. Same as SOC 411.

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