Gender and Politics

Gender and Politics
Theories of representation; gender and citizenship; gender and political candidacy; gender and leadership; gendered political issues.
POLI
342
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPoli 200.
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining POLI 342
Course Outcomes

Critical Thinking and Analysis

To understand the role of gender in a variety of aspects of the political process.
To understand different perspectives and be conversant with arguments about the gender dimensions of various political issues.
To be able to view political issues, political behavior, and even personal behavior from a gender-aware perspective.

Effective and Professional Writing/Effective Oral Communication

To encourage students to write more clearly, and present themselves effectively in class discussions and presentations.