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Susan A Glenn
HIST 580
Seattle Campus

Gender and History

Introduction to gender as category of historical analysis, examining the impact of feminist theory within the discipline of history. Course traces historiographical debates in women's and gender history and explores, through cross-cultural comparisons, how scholars have conceived the relationship between gender and categories such as class, race, ethnicity, and sexuality.

Class description

Please note there are several articles to read IN ADVANCE OF THE FIRST meeting. These are posted as pdf's on the Catalyst Site for this course.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Susan A Glenn
Date: 10/28/2013