MEST 310

The Portrayal of the Family in Mediterranean Culture (In English)

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

The significance of the family examined through its portrayals in the culture, religion, literature and art of Spain and Italy. Topics may include "Portrayals of Motherhood," "Portrayals of the Paterfamilias," "Portrayals of Childhood," "The Church Family," "The Family and Beyond."


  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics with permission of the department.


  • Minimum second-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Mediterranean Studies offered by the Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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