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Women, Work, and Culture
Instructor De Lois Crawford
Course Number SOCI-235-01
Jun 29, 2020
Starts
6 weeks
Length
3 Seats
Remaining

Work, and Culture","In this course, we analyze historical and contemporary patterns of gender, race/ethnicity, sexuality, and the organization of work. Using the theoretical perspectives we analyze the work historically undertaken by women in societies and its relationship to broader political and economic structures. While our primary focus is on the U.S., we will also conduct a cross-cultural analysis of gender and work in developing and industrializing societies. Specific issues include gender discrimination (e.g., wage discrimination, sexual harassment), sexuality, reproduction, and women organizing to control their work and working conditions.

  • Credits

    3 credit hours

    This 6 week course requires students to spend approximately 23 hours a week on course work.

  • Enrollment Restrictions

    This course section is open to RIT Online students.

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