WGS 4559 (Gender & Sexuality in Islamic Cultures)

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Gender & Sexuality in Islamic Cultures


This course examines the politics of gender and sexuality in various Muslim societies since the 19th century. It covers a range of topics and themes, including: historical, theological, political, and anthropological accounts of gender discourse; various feminist movements; and sexuality, marriage,family, masculinity, and LGBTQ issues. Of particular interest is how social and state actors have attempted to mobilize gender for political gain.

Feyza Burak Adli
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