GWSS 390 B: Intermediate Topics In Gender, Women, And Sexuality Studies

Social Reproduction

Meeting Time: 
MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
CDH 115
SLN: 
14834
Joint Sections: 
CHID 480 B
Instructor:
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Jey Saung

Additional Details:

This course will look at the literature on social reproduction theory to better understand contemporary social struggles over 'Crises of Care' and deepening inequalities in the local and global contexts. We will read major works of feminist social reproduction theories, paying particular attention to the critical concepts like "Life's Work," "Life-Time," and "Life-Story." Developing a critical understanding of current neoliberal conditions of life an slow death that are sustained by intersecting systems of power and changing relations between the Global North and South, and we will collectively explore alternative forms of radical resistance against the neoliberal ways of life.

Catalog Description: 
Exploration of various topics and issues relevant to the study of gender, women, and sexuality.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
February 20, 2020 - 3:27pm