RSS Feed for Feminists http://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3DFeminists RSS Feed for Feminists SP.601J Feminist Theory (MIT) SP.601J Feminist Theory (MIT) This course focuses on a range of theories of gender in modern life In recent years feminist scholars in a range of disciplines have challenged previously accepted notions of political theory such as the distinctions between public and private the definitions of politics itself the nature of citizenship and the roles of women in civil society In this course we will examine different aspects of women s lives through the life cycle as seen from the vantage point of feminist theory In addition we will consider different ways of looking at power and political culture in modern societies issues of race and class poverty and welfare and sexuality and morality Acknowledgements The instructor would like to thank Lara Yeo for capturing notes and discussion questions in class This course focuses on a range of theories of gender in modern life In recent years feminist scholars in a range of disciplines have challenged previously accepted notions of political theory such as the distinctions between public and private the definitions of politics itself the nature of citizenship and the roles of women in civil society In this course we will examine different aspects of women s lives through the life cycle as seen from the vantage point of feminist theory In addition we will consider different ways of looking at power and political culture in modern societies issues of race and class poverty and welfare and sexuality and morality Acknowledgements The instructor would like to thank Lara Yeo for capturing notes and discussion questions in class http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/78252 http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/78252 SP.601J Feminist Theory (MIT) This course focuses on a range of theories of gender in modern life In recent years feminist scholars in a range of disciplines have challenged previously accepted notions of political theory such as the distinctions between public and private the definitions of politics itself the nature of citizenship and the roles of women in civil society In this course we will examine different aspects of women s lives through the life cycle as seen from the vantage point of feminist theory In addition we will consider different ways of looking at power and political culture in modern societies issues of race and class poverty and welfare and sexuality and morality Acknowledgements The instructor would like to thank Lara Yeo for capturing notes and discussion questions in class https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/78252 https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/78252