Gender and Women’s Studies


Understand human experience through the lens of gender.

With today’s increased focus on gender identity and equality, this minor is an invaluable addition to majors in the social sciences and humanities.

What you’ll study

Your courses will focus on gender as a primary means of analyzing human experience, particularly the role of women in a patriarchal society. You’ll take classes in many disciplines, including psychology, literature, religion, history, sociology, and politics. Through these, you’ll examine the role of gender in history, religion and ethics, culture and the arts, social institutions, and psychological behavior.

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