Undergraduate Gndr, Sex, Wmn Std-Rock County
2020 Summer Term
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INTRODUCTION TO GENDER, SEXUALITY, AND WOMEN'S STUDIES
An Intro to the major issues addressed by women's & gender studies with an emphasis on interdisciplinary social Sci. theories & methodologies involved in gaining accurate knowledge about women's lives & contributions to society, both within the U.S. & around the world. Perspectives, texts, & methodologies from across the social Sci. disciplines ranging from history, Eco., Soc., political Sci., public health, criminal justice, psychology, & others will be used to underst& the experience of women & the cultural construction of gender
(PHI 202 & GSW 202 are the same course.) An Intro to feminist philosophies through a study & critique of traditional & feminist views about women, their lives, society, & knowledge, with particular attention to theories of women's oppression.
WOMEN'S HEALTH AND SEXUALITY IN SOCIETY
This course will offer basic facts about the structure & functioning of the female body; issues in women's health & sexuality will be approached interdisciplinarily & will include physical, mental, emotional, & social health & wellness topics & will be framed by discussions of race, class, & other cultural identities. Cultural, social, economic & political contexts will be explored.