Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Women's and Gender Studies

Academics

Women's and Gender Studies 312. Feminist Theory

This advanced-level course is designed to explore in depth many of the theoretical frameworks and methodological issues that are touched upon in women’s studies and gender-balanced courses. The course focuses on historical and contemporary writings from a range of perspectives, including liberal feminism, radical feminism, socialist feminism and postmodernism. Special topics such as racism, lesbianism and international women’s issues are also examined.