WGST 3228 Daughters of the Promised Land: Women in American History

3 hours; 3 credits

Rich variety of U.S. women?s historical experiences from precolonial times to the present. Gender intersections with race, class, ethnicity, sexuality, and nationality in the areas of work, education, legal status, public lives, family lives, religion, and popular culture. Social movements including feminism and civil rights. Changing images of women; debates over gender roles and expectations. This course is the same as HIST 3418.

Prerequisite: Core Studies 4 or Core Curriculum 1220 [2.2] or History 3005 or permission of the program coordinator.


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