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.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Sociology
Number: 
SOCIOL382
Semester: 
Summer 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, April 3, 2017 to Thursday, June 1, 2017
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