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GSFS0373

History of American Women

History of American Women: 1869-1999
This course will examine women's social, political, cultural, and economic position in American society from 1869 through the late 20th century. We will explore the shifting ideological basis for gender roles, as well as the effects of race, class, ethnicity, and region on women's lives. Topics covered will include: women's political identity, women's work, sexuality, access to education, the limits of "sisterhood" across racial and economic boundaries, and the opportunities women used to expand their sphere of influence. 3 hrs lect./disc.
Subject:
Gender Sexuality &Fem. Studies
Department:
PrgGender/Sexuality/Fem. Study
Division:
Interdisciplinary
Requirements Fulfilled:
CMP HIS NOR
Equivalent Courses:
WAGS0373
AMST0373
HIST0373 *
AMCV0373

Sections

Fall 2014

GSFS0373A-F14 Lecture (Morsman)
GSFS0373X-F14 Discussion (Morsman)
GSFS0373Y-F14 Discussion (Morsman)
GSFS0373Z-F14 Discussion (Morsman)

Fall 2013

GSFS0373A-F13 Lecture (Morsman)
GSFS0373X-F13 Discussion (Morsman)
GSFS0373Y-F13 Discussion (Morsman)
GSFS0373Z-F13 Discussion (Morsman)