Spring 2012 not offered
This course explores key issues and perspectives in the study of gender inequality. It focuses on the relationship between gender and the type of work men and women do and how these patterns change as countries progress on the path of economic development. This course focuses mainly on the United States with some comparisons with postindustrial countries.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: SOC151 OR SOC152
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (FGSS)(SISP-Soc Conc)(SOC)
Francine Blau, Mary Brinton and David Grinsky, THE DECLINING SIGNIFICANCE OF GENDER?
Claudia Goldin, UNDERSTANDING THE GENDER GAP
Yuko Osganara, OFFICE LADIES, SALARIED MEN
Heidi Hartmann, CAPITALISM, PATRIARCHY, AND JOB SEGREGATION BY SEX
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Midterm and end semester writing and/or presentation assignments.
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