1. Discuss the increase in proportion of U.S. population in age 65 and older.
2. Describe key theories of aging that focus on how society shapes the social roles of older adults.
3. Analyze the effects of global economic competition on employment and how it will change over the coming years.
4. Discuss how sociologists define and describe families 5 Why has the U.S. prison population increased steeply over the past three decades?