SOCI 281

Sociology of Gender

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: 381

Introduction to sociological perspectives on gender. It examines both the gendering of everyday social interactions and the role of gender in structuring major social institutions. Topics include the relation of gender to sexuality, bodies, work, food, global trade, sports, the media, education, politics and violence. Emphasis is placed on intersections between gender and other forms of social inequality.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCI 281, SOCI 381.

Recommendation(s):

Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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