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SSCI 315 - Death, Dying, And Bereavement

Canton / Technology College | Winter 2018-19
December 19, 2018 — 
This course is designed to present various ways in which social science views the human experience of death, dying, and bereavement. Drawing from sociology and psychology, this course introduces macro and micro level theories and associated concepts. Micro-level concepts and theories about the interaction patterns between the dying patients and the family, medical staff and others involved are examined. Also discussed are: societal (or macro level) theories of social change, the ethical problem of euthanasia, and the needs of the dying; the biological, social, and psychological factors in the lengthening of life; and the consequences of death, dying, and bereavement. Cross-cultural experiences with these phenomena are also examined.
Section: 0W2
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ENGL 350 - Flash Fiction

Canton / Technology College | Winter 2018-19
December 19, 2018 — 
The Flash Fiction story (also called short-shorts; micro; sudden; or lightning fiction) lies somewhere between prose and poetry. Students taking this course explore the form by reading a wide range of Flash Fiction stories that represent the best in terms of literary quality (i.e. characterization, plot, setting, point of view, style, theme, etc.), and by creating stories of their own that incorporate the various literary qualities inherent in the genre.
Section: 0W1
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JUST 395 - True Crime Investigation

Canton / Technology College | Winter 2018-19
December 19, 2018 — 
This course provides an in-depth examination of a real-world crime and its treatment throughout the stages of the justice process. Students examine the case from a variety of perspectives, analyzing the facts and behaviors of the key actors responsible for the commission or disposition of the crime. Special attention is given to the victim and perpetrator’s characteristics and behaviors, the crime scene, investigative procedures, the courtroom process and the eventual case outcome.
Section: 0W1