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Title : SP.401 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies (MIT)

Title : SP.401 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies (MIT)

Description : This course is designed as an introduction to the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies, an academic area of study focused on the ways that sex and gender manifest themselves in social, cultural, and political contexts. The primary goal of this course is to familiarize students with key issues, questions, and debates in Women's Studies scholarship, both historical and contemporary. This semester you will become acquainted with many of the critical questions and concepts feminist scholars have developed as tools for thinking about gendered experience. In addition, we will study the interconnections among systems of oppression (such as sexism, racism, classism, ethnocentrism, homophobia/heterosexism, transphobia, ableism and others). In this course you will learn to "r

Description : This course is designed as an introduction to the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies, an academic area of study focused on the ways that sex and gender manifest themselves in social, cultural, and political contexts. The primary goal of this course is to familiarize students with key issues, questions, and debates in Women's Studies scholarship, both historical and contemporary. This semester you will become acquainted with many of the critical questions and concepts feminist scholars have developed as tools for thinking about gendered experience. In addition, we will study the interconnections among systems of oppression (such as sexism, racism, classism, ethnocentrism, homophobia/heterosexism, transphobia, ableism and others). In this course you will learn to "r

Fromsemester : Spring

Fromsemester : Spring

Fromyear : 2005

Fromyear : 2005

Creator :

Creator :

Date : 2010-03-25T06:09:16+05:00

Date : 2010-03-25T06:09:16+05:00

Relation : SP.401

Relation : SP.401

Relation : WGS.401

Relation : WGS.401

Language : en-US

Language : en-US

Subject : women

Subject : women

Subject : gender

Subject : gender

Subject : women's studies

Subject : women's studies

Subject : feminist

Subject : feminist

Subject : sexism

Subject : sexism

Subject : racism

Subject : racism

Subject : classism

Subject : classism

Subject : ethnocentrism

Subject : ethnocentrism

Subject : homophobia

Subject : homophobia

Subject : heterosexism

Subject : heterosexism

Subject : transphobia

Subject : transphobia

Subject : ableism

Subject : ableism

Subject : women's reproduction

Subject : women's reproduction

Subject : sexuality

Subject : sexuality

Subject : families

Subject : families

Subject : motherhood

Subject : motherhood

Subject : globalization

Subject : globalization

Subject : body image

Subject : body image

Subject : activism

Subject : activism

Subject : socialization

Subject : socialization

Subject : feminism

Subject : feminism

Subject : oppression

Subject : oppression

Subject : WMN.401

Subject : WMN.401