HISTORY 371 - Sex and Gender in U.S. History, 1600-2015
Section: 001
Term: FA 2020
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
Requirements & Distribution:
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Enforced Prerequisites:
Students will not receive credit for this course if they've taken HISTORY 328 with the title "Sex and Gender in U.S. History, 1600-2000" (topic ID #48).
Other Course Info:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Beginning in seventeenth-century British America, this course focuses on the experiences of American women--black and white, native and settler--from the eighteenth to the twenty-first century. We will explore family structure, gender expectations, and cultural practices. We will look closely at intersections of gender, race, sexuality, and class and the role they play in the development of self-identity. The changing concepts of equality and difference, as employed by women and men in articulating gender relations, will serve as a theoretical framework for our examination.

Course Requirements:

Two short essays, one research paper

Intended Audience:

Undergraduates in History, American Culture, Women's Studies

HISTORY 371 - Sex and Gender in U.S. History, 1600-2015
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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