History 580: Gender and History

Susan Glenn

SLN: 14901

Th, 2:30-4:20pm

Introduction to gender as category of historical analysis, examining the impact of feminist theory within the discipline of history. Course traces historiographical debates in women's and gender history and explores, through cross-cultural comparisons, how scholars have conceived the relationship between gender and categories such as class, race, ethnicity, and sexuality.

Please note there are several articles to read IN ADVANCE OF THE FIRST meeting. These are posted as pdf's on the Catalyst Site for this course.