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WGST 3441 Women in the Cities

3 hours; 3 credits

Problems women experience as a part of city living, including housing, employment, crime, healthcare, childcare, education, community involvement, family responsibility, and social supports. Study of services presently available to women. Critique of institutional responses to women's needs. Focus on the influence of ethnicity, race, and social class on women's urban experiences.

Prerequisite: Core Studies 3 or 4, or Core Curriculum 1220 [2.2] or 1230 [2.3] or History 3005 or permission of the program coordinator.


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