Sociology of Women and Men

Course Description

Application of sociological perspectives to an understanding of gender. Focuses on how we come to think and act as men and women and on gender as an organizing principle of social life. Includes investigation of masculinities and femininities, gender socialization, gender inequality, how gender is shaped by race, class, nation and sexuality, and the family, media, education, economics, politics and religion as gendered institutions, from a cross-cultural and global perspective.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
44541 WMST 28 1 MTWR··· 10:30 AM-11:20 AM Steve Nava MLC260

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-04-08 to 2019-06-28.

Course Details

4 Units
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading
Also Listed As
(Also listed as SOC 28. Students may enroll in either department, but not both, for credit.)


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
EWRT 1A or EWRT 1AH or ESL 5.
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