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SCWK 7728 Global Perspectives on Gender Inequalities (Summer: 3 )


Course Description

A course designed to investigate cross-cultural perspectives of gender inequalities and how these inequalities affect women's physical health, mental health, economic status, families, and general well-being. Beginning with a framework for studying gender and ethnicity that will enable comparative analysis of women's issues among different cultures, the course focuses on basic concepts and theories that help our understanding of gender and culture. In addition, students will learn how to access cross-national data and statistics on women's social, physical, and psychological well-being.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: SCWK7721

Cross listed with:

Comments: Elective


Last Updated: 17-Feb-14