WGS.170J Identity and Difference

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Examines several theoretical perspectives on human identity and focuses on processes of creating categories of acceptable and deviant identities; how identities are formed, how behaviors are labelled, and how people enter deviant roles and worlds; and responses to differences and strategies for coping with these responses. Describes how identity and difference are inescapably linked. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

WGS.170J will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by J. Jackson.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

You can find more information at the WGS.170 Class Site site.

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