WGS.275[J] Gender in Science, Technology, and Environment (New)


Class Info

Provides an introduction to the analysis of gender in science, technology, and environmental politics from a global perspective. Familiarizes students with central objects, questions, and methods in the field. Examines existent critiques of the racial, sexual and environmental politics at stake in techno-scientific cultures. Draws on material from popular culture, media, fiction, film, and ethnography. Addressing specific examples from across the globe, students also explore different approaches to build more livable environments that promote social justice. Taught in English. Limited to 18.

This class has no prerequisites.

WGS.275[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by B. Stoetzer.

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

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, WGS.275[J] was rated 5.2 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Fall 2015 site or on the WGS.275[J] Stellar site.

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