The Sociology of Gender

This course analyzes the sociological determinants and consequences of gender-that is, how societies assign specific expectations, advantages, and disadvantages to people on the basis of the biological fact of their sex. It examines the inequality between men and women that is a feature of the structure of many societies, as well as the social-psychological dimensions influencing individual behavior.Prerequisite(s): SOCIOL 101.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Sociology
Number: 
SOCIOL382-01C
Semester: 
Spring 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Friday, February 2, 2018
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