WOMENSTD 601 - Approaches to Feminist Scholarship in the Humanities
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Women's Studies (WOMENSTD)
Department: LSA Women's Studies
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing and permission of instructor.
May not be repeated for credit.
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What is feminist scholarship and how is it done? And what does it mean to claim that scholarship is feminist? This course explores these questions through comparative analysis of scholarship by feminists working in disciplines across the humanities and social sciences. In addition, we consider the relations between theory and method as that plays out in different disciplines. We examine fundamental topics in feminist research, including the politics of knowledge production, forms of evidence, connections between lived experience, identity politics, and claims making. The overall goal of the course is to help graduate students enrich their own scholarship through a deeper understanding of varieties of feminist methodologies.

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WOMENSTD 601 - Approaches to Feminist Scholarship in the Humanities
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001 (SEM)
1Graduate Standing
W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Meets with WS 602
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