HIS202H1: Lecture #1: Introduction
Following a series of questions:
1) How did scientists, doctors, scholars, and other experts create the concepts of
'race' and 'sex' and 'gender'?
2) How did these concepts come to be the key categories through which the
modern West has defined human difference?
3) How did the changing scientific practices produce the "truth" of human
4) How do ideas about human bodies change over time?
5) How do the technologies with which people read, m