WOMENSTD 331 - Advanced Gender and the Law
Section: 001
Term: WN 2010
Subject: Women's Studies (WOMENSTD)
Department: LSA Women's Studies
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Enforced Prerequisites:
WOMENSTD 270 or WOMENSTD 308 with a minimum grade of C.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an advanced treatment of the relationships between law and gender in the contemporary U.S., with additional attention to intersections of nationality, race, and sexuality. We will study legal cases, statutes, and interdisciplinary scholarly writings on topics such as gender and international human rights law, surveillance and regulation in the lives of poor women, appearance discrimination, violence, and workplace harassment. Additional topic areas may be developed in consultation with the enrolled students. Local lawyers practicing in LGBT and women’s rights will visit the class and share their current legal work. Assignments will include a research project, presentations, and write-up.

WOMENSTD 331 - Advanced Gender and the Law
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
45802
Open
4
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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