Welcome to Sociology of Gender with Professor Najarian Souza
This course is organized around several key questions that will be used to help engage students in the study of gender from a variety of sociological and interdisciplinary perspectives.
Questions which we will explore include: What is gender? How do sociologists and others study gender? What does it mean to consider gender as a social institution? How do we come to know what we know? What is the role of race, class, sexuality, age, and ability in our daily lived experiences and how do these things relate to the construction of gender? What is the relationship between various issues surrounding gender and social policy?
Kimmel, M. and A. Aronson (2017). The Gendered Society Reader, 6th Edition.
Link below goes to the 2nd edition of this book in the Internet Archive. To borrow, create account and log in. Title may be borrowed for an hour.