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PSY 348 - Psychology of Gender (3)


An examination of topics and theories relating to the psychology of gender. The construction of gender and gender bias in traditional research, theories and perspectives in psychology will be investigated. Students successfully completing this course will demonstrate an understanding of: 1) the psychological, biological, sociological, and cultural influences on gender development and identity; 2) the influence of race, class, culture, ethnicity, sexism, ageism and other areas of privilege in relation to gender; and 3) current literature and research in the field of the psychology of gender.

Prerequisite: PSY 117  or permission.
Offered even spring terms.