WGS 4240

Course Name: 
Rights, Identity and Gender
Units: 
3

Investigates the conflict over culture and women’s rights and examines a number of proposed solutions.  Issues addressed include the claims of minority communities in liberal states, marriage practices in Africa and the U.S., domestic violence in India, and female genital mutilation.  
This course fulfills the global requirement.

Instructor: 
Denise Walsh
Special NOTE: 
Combined with PLCP 4240. Prerequisite: One course in PLCP or permission of the instructor.
Course Category: 
Global
Gender Concentration