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Topics in European History: Modern European Women

Women, Gender, And Sexuality Studies 359 - Spring 2020

This course examines the radical transformation in the position and perspective of European women since the eighteenth century. The primary geographical focus is on Britain, France, and Germany. Topics include: changing relations between the sexes; the emergence of mass feminist movements; the rise of the 'new woman;' women and war; and the cultural construction and social organization of gender. We will look at the lives of women as nurses, prostitutes, artists, mothers, hysterics, political activists, consumers, and factory hands. Modern, Europe
Course Attributes: EN HBU HumBU ISAS HUMAS LCDAS SD IFA HUMAR HUMAS SC

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Topics in European History: Modern European Women
INSTRUCTOR: Treitel
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