Course Detail for GSC 24100

LocationPerth, Australia
ND Course Number24100
ND Course TitleText and Gender
Host University NumberGEND 1902
Host University TitleReading Bodies
Course Description

The unit undertakes an examination and analysis of the social construction of sexual difference through a brief history of feminist thought and through the reading of texts across the disciplines in the humanities. This unit pays particular attention to the representation of women in history, literature, art, popular culture and psychoanalytic and political thought. It considers issues such as the bases of description and evaluation of each gender and the implications in the meaning of sexual differences in all forms of mediating knowledge in society.

University Credit3
Language of InstructionEnglish
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