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Department
Women's and Gender Studies
Course
WGST 1808
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Fall

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WomensandGendersStudies11202012IntersectionalityrainbowlensesFeministtheoreticalpositionthatseekstoexaminehowvariousbiologicalsocialandculturalcategoriessuchasgenderraceclassabilitysexualorientationandotheraxesofidentityinteractonmultipleoftensimultaneouslevelscontributingtosystematicsocialinequalitySocialinequalityGenderRaceEthnicityThemostpopularpresentedpeopleintelevisionstndrdththth1Whitemen2blondegirls3youngmenofcolor4womenofcolor5gaysandlesbians6oldwhitewomenAgeFeminismGroundedinabeliefthatoursocialworldisstructuredbygenderandthatgendertoagreatextentalongwithothersocialculturalandbiologicalcategoriesdeterminesoneslifeandidentityActivistportionisimportantinfeminismmovementththFirstWave19andearly20centuriesintheUKandNorthAmericasuffragepersonscaseequalrightsofcontractpropertyandpersonhoodSecondWaveissuesofdiscrimination60sto1980sCulturalandpoliticalinequalitiesarelinkedEmphasizeswomenslivesintermsofasexiststructureofpowerWomenstudiesemergedastheplacetoexplorethepositioningofgenderincultureCulturalinequalitiesThirdWave1980s1990saresponsetotheweaknessesofthesecondwaveEmbracescontradictionsandconflictandaccommodatesdiversitychangeandintersectionalityLiberalfeministsradicalfeministsEcofeministshowwomenandenvironmentinteracttransnationalfeministlookingatfeministlocallyandgloballyMarxistfeministWomentookagencyovertheresexualityExTheriotgirlsMasculinitiesStudyandanalysisofmasculineidentitiesinsocietyandcultureHegemonicmasculinityculturallyexaltedformsofmasculinitythatislinkedtoinstitutionalpowermilitarybusinessgovernmentEmphasizedFemininitywomanhoodrepresentedasorganizedfinancedandsupervisedbymenWhatdoesitmeantobeamanChallengestotraditionalhegemonicandmasculinitySecondwaveFeminismandcivilrightsmovementTheimageofthemanbeingthebreadwinnerandthewifestayingathomewaschallengedexNicheMarketingHealthorganizationsEconomiccrisisChangingNotionsofMasculinity1990sGaymencomeintomedialesbianswerenotwellrepresented2003queereyeforthestraightguymenhadtobestrongdressrightsmellgoodexpectationsbecomegreater2010bromancePositionPaperthDueOct15500ViaWebCTAssignmentDropboxthSeptember242012MultiplicitiesofSexandGenderBiologyisdestinythereareonlytwosexesthetwosexorderisuniversalTheStandardStoryBiologyisdestinyHumanGenomeProjectthegoalswhenillustratedin1990Identifytheapproximately2000025000genestohumanDNADeterminethesequencesofthe3billionchemicalbasepairsthatmakeuphumanDNATransferrelatedtechnologiestotheprivatesectorAddresstheethicallegal
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