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HY 421 - Special Topics: Feminism in the United States


This course explores how gender and feminist movements have shaped the experience of American women in their social, political, and professional roles. This evaluation includes the impact of class, race, and ethnicity on gender roles and the expectations for women from the early 20th century to the present modern day era.  Additionally, students will explore the cultural influences of women throughout this time period including contributions to the disciplines of science, history, philosophy, literature, and art.  Throughout the course, students will investigate themes of continuity, community, family, and change in the lives of American women.

 

Credits: 3 Offered: Summer 2013: Semester 201404




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