WMST 3447 African Women and Feminism

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as WOM 49.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Explorations of gender-based inequality and the way African women exercise formal power. African women scholars' and activists' theoretical and practical analyses of feminism and the consequences of such analyses on gender relations in the continent. Theoretical readings and case studies. Course may have a national, regional, or continental focus. This course is the same as Political Science 3412 and Africana Studies 3365.

Prerequisite: Core Studies 3 or or Core Curriculum 1230 or Core Studies 9 or or Political Science 1001 or 1002 or 1003 or 1004 or 1005 or 1006 or Africana Studies 1001, or Women's and Gender Studies 10.7 or 1001.


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