GLOB1300-01.Gender Perspectvs Global South.J17.Geurts,Kathryn
Gender Perspectvs Global South
Academic Term and Year
Hamline Plan Letter
Area of Study
GLOB, SOCJ, WSTD
Goals: To introduce students to basic concepts shared between global studies and the study of gender; to examine power and agency, and the ways in which gender politics changes its form in varying situations; and to study global South contexts, subjectivities, and struggles utilizing these analytic tools. Content: Students will be introduced to feminist perspectives that represent current trends in the discipline, especially as they pertain to global South/Third World contexts; study how globalization, as an ongoing process of social and economic change, impacts gendered practices, ideologies and forms of politics; develop analytic skills through dialoguing about films, memoir, ethnography, essays and articles focused on gender issues in the global South. Credits: 4
Geurts, Kathryn, "GLOB1300-01.Gender Perspectvs Global South.J17.Geurts,Kathryn" (2017). Syllabi. 11959.