AMCULT 240 - Introduction to Women's Studies
Section: 001
Term: FA 2008
Subject: American Culture (AMCULT)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU, RE
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course provides an introduction to the feminist scholarship about women and gender. We explore how women’s lives differ across social categories such as race, class, sexual orientation, and age, with an emphasis on women in the United States today. Readings are drawn from both the humanities and social sciences to familiarize students with key questions, theoretical tools, and issues within Women’s Studies. A variety of topics are covered, including: violence against women; women and work; reproductive justice. The course grade is based on short written assignments, a group project, exams, and participation in discussion.

AMCULT 240 - Introduction to Women's Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11017
Open
12
 
1
MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
11018
Open
5
 
-
W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
11019
Closed
0
 
-
W 5:00PM - 7:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
11020
Open
1
 
-
Th 2:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
11021
Open
3
 
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Th 6:00PM - 8:00PM
007 (DIS)
P
11022
Closed
0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
11023
Closed
0
 
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Th 10:00AM - 12:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
11024
Open
1
 
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W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
010 (DIS)
P
11025
Open
1
 
1
Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
22563
Open
1
22LSA Hnrs
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W 3:00PM - 5:00PM
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