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Women, Culture, and Society Class 8 Gender as a Social Category
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Organization 1. Introduce Authors 2. Comments on The Social Construction of Gender 3. Comments on Age, Race, Class, and Sex: Women Redefining Difference
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Introduce Authors Judith Lorber rofessor Emerita of Sociology and Women’s Studies at Brooklyn College and The Graduate School, City University of New York irst Coordinator of the CUNY Graduate School Women's Studies Certificate Program ounding Editor of Gender & Society eceived the American
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Introduce Authors Audre Lorde n her own words, a “black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet.” orde’s poetry was published regularly: in Langston Hughes's 1962 New Negro Poets, USA; in several foreign anthologies; and
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Unformatted text preview: in black literary magazines. olitically active in the civil rights, antiwar, and feminist movements. o-founded Kitchen Table: Comments on The Social Construction of Gender 1. Why gender is socially constructed 2. Sports construct gendered bodies 3. Technology constructs gendered skills 4. Mens social bodies are the measure of what is human. Comments on Age, Race, Class, and Sex: Women Redefining Difference 1. Discuss racism and sexism 2. Class differences and economic constraints can impact creative output: example of writing a novel vs. poetry 3. Literature of women of color in womens studies courses 4. Change means growth, and growth can be painful....
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Gottlieb during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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