Sex and Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective

G215 — Spring 2023

Mother and child walking through a field
In Person (P)
Days and Times
MW 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Course Description

Investigation of forms in which gender, gender markings, gender meanings, and gender relations are arranged in different cultures of the world. Assessment of debates concerning the global salience of feminist claims about women’s “oppression,” political mobilization around gender, body rituals marking masculinity and femininity, indigenous women, and resistance to gender formations beyond Euro-American borders.