Please use the vocabulary list below to search the library catalog, through the keyword function, to identify materials relevant to this course.
- Gender Studies
- Gender Identity
- Woman Studies
This is an introductory course in Women’s Studies. It aims to explore and analyze the concepts and theories, across disciplines, which explain the place and role of women in society. It examines the difference it makes to our understanding of the world when we put women at the center of our reflections. The course examines how the notions of “women,” “gender”and “sexuality”have been constructed and how these notions are related to systems of power. Such an inquiry provides a greater understanding of women’s lives and experiences.
Library of Congress Classes and Subclasses
Please use the call number below to search the library catalog, through the Call Number function, to browse the library collection listing materials relevant to this course.
- H: Social Sciences
- HQ: The family, marriage, women
- HT: Communities. Classes. Races