WOMENSTD 240 - Introduction to Women's Studies
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Women's Studies (WOMENSTD)
Department: LSA Women's Studies
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.

WOMENSTD 240 - Introduction to Women's Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
16591
Open
7
 
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MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
16593
Open
1
 
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W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
16595
Closed
0
 
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W 5:00PM - 7:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
16597
Open
1
 
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Th 2:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
16599
Open
1
 
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Th 6:00PM - 8:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
48156
Closed
0
 
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Th 8:00AM - 10:00AM
007 (DIS)
P
16601
Closed
0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
16603
Open
2
 
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Th 10:00AM - 12:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
16605
Closed
0
 
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W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
010 (DIS)
P
16607
Closed
0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
48159
Open
2
 
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Th 5:00PM - 7:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
33413
Open
2
4LSA Hnrs
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W 3:00PM - 5:00PM
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