PRLS 3205 Women in Puerto Rican and Latin American Societies

3 hours; 3 credits

Gender roles in different historical periods. Analysis of race, class, ethnicity, and traditional roles prescribed by society and religion. Creative and ethnographic works about women who challenged traditions, social and legal constraints. Current research, issues, and cultural affirmations of contemporary women in education, government, politics, the labor force, and the migration experience. Latinas in the U.S.

Prerequisite: Puerto Rican and Latino Studies *1001 or Core Studies 3 or 9 or Core Curriculum 1230 or Core Curriculum 3203.


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