WGST 222 Social Science Perspectives on Gender




This course provides an introduction to the study of gender and culture from a social science perspective. The course will engage critical, intersectional and/or decolonial social sciences literatures to explore gender relations, ideologies, and lived experiences in cultural contexts. Comparative studies of gender across cultures and theories, and critical examinations of the representations of gender comprise the methods of examination of core course topics.

Course Notes

WGST 222 is equivalent to WMST 122. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and WMST 122.

Completion of one of the following courses is recommended: WGST 100 or WGST 111 or ANTH 121.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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