Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College


Sociology 310. Gender and Nation

This is a course on feminist epistemology. It examines how various forms of feminist knowledge are constructed and deconstructs notions such as "woman," gender, gender oppression, patriarchy, women's liberation, women's rights and sisterhood. The course examines contentious debates about and among Western, Third World, global, postcolonial, poststructural and transnational feminisms.