Sociology of Gender

Subject code


Course Number



E. Kane

Course Long Title

Sociology of Gender

Cross Listed Courses


This course focuses on the social construction of gender through a consideration of a series of interrelated social institutions and practices central to gender inequality. Emphasis is placed on the intersections between gender inequality and inequalities of race/ethnicity, class, sexuality, and nation. Recommended background: one previous course in gender and sexuality studies or sociology.

Modes of Inquiry

Historical and Social Inquiry [HS]

Writing Credit

No writing credit

INDS Program Relationship

IDAM - AMST Program, IDGS - GSS Program

GEC This Course Belongs To