PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN & GENDER

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Psychology
Course Number: 
266
Institution: 
Smith College
An in-depth examination of controversial issues of concern to the study of the psychology of women and gender. Students are introduced to current psychological theory and empirical research relating to the existence, origins and implications of behavioral similarities and differences associated with gender. We examine the development of gender roles and sterotypes, power within the family, workplace and politics, and women's mental health and sexuality, paying attention to social context, and intersectional identities. Prerequisites: PSY 100, PSY 202. Enrollment limit of 25 students.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
20883-F15

Course Sections

PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN & GENDER
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Lauren Duncan lduncan@smith.edu TTh 10:30-11:50 BASS 210