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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS)
Gender, Sexuality, and American Culture II
Gender,Sexuality&Am Culture II
Fall 2017
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Continuation of WGSS 6430. The changing social organization, cultural representation, and meaning of gender and sexuality in the United States, with emphasis on their relationship to race, class, region, nationality, empire, and globalization. 1877 to present. Same as AMST 6431/ HIST 6431.
Students who complete this course will be able to: Identify major historical and contemporary themes in the study of gender and sexuality in the United States since the Civil War, as well as major issues in the relationship of gender and sexuality to American culture more generally; Understand a range of theoretical and methodological approaches that scholars have used to study gender, sexuality and American culture, and analyze the strengths and limitations of each approach; and Write critically about gender, sexuality and American culture for an academic audience.
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