Program Calendar (2017/18)
ANTH-211 - Anthropology of Gender
|ANTH-211||Anthropology of Gender||3 - credits||$318.06|
This course explores the cultural constructions of gender through an ethnographic perspective that engages students in cross-cultural comparative analysis. Students will critically examine early studies and anthropological perspectives of gender as well as current and post-modern perspectives including feminist anthropology and queer theory. Cultural constructions of gender are explored through various topics such as: biology; human evolution; sexuality; gender roles; gender stratification; identity; division of labour; politics; kinship, families and households; religion and globalism.
Prerequisites: ANTH 101 or SOCI 101, 102
Delivery Method: On-Campus
Credits: 3 | Length: 45 hours | Course Outline for ANTH-211