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WGS.110 Sexual and Gender Identities, Fall 2010
This course introduces scholarly debates about sexual identities, gender identities and expressions, and sexual orientation and its representation in film and literature. We begin with a contemporary debate about biology ...
24.03 Good Food: The Ethics and Politics of Food Choices, Fall 2012
This course explores the values (aesthetic, moral, cultural, religious, prudential, political) expressed in the choices of food people eat. It analyzes the decisions individuals make about what to eat, how society should ...
21A.232J / WGS.172J Rethinking the Family, Sex, and Gender, Fall 2010
Through investigating cross-cultural case studies, this course introduces students to the anthropological study of the social institutions and symbolic meanings of family, household, gender, and sexuality. We will explore ...
SP.601J / 17.006 / 24.237 / WGS.601J Feminist Political Thought, Spring 2010
In this course we will examine the development of feminist theory over time. Some subjects we will examine in detail include suffrage and equality; radical feminism; psychoanalysis and feminism; theories of power; sexuality ...
21A.01 How Culture Works, Fall 2012
This course introduces diverse meanings and uses of the concept of culture with historical and contemporary examples from scholarship and popular media around the globe. It includes first-hand observations, synthesized ...