WGS 2450

Course Name: 
Gender and Environmental Justice

Examines different ways of integrating gender into environmental analysis and organizing around the world, with a focus on power and links to race/class/nation.  Topics include women's leadership in environmental movements; ecofeminism vs. feminist environmentalism; gendering of ecological knowledge and restoration; the impact of gendered divisions of labor on ecology; environmental violence; unequal health impacts; intimacy and sustainability.

Course Category: 
Gender Concentration