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WGS 566 : Gender and Modernity in the Muslim and Arab Worlds

Prerequisites: ENG 214 or equivalent.
Description: Investigates implications of the project of modernity/modernization for gender and sexuality in the Muslim and Arab worlds. By interrogating dichotomies that oppose tradition to modernity, examines the multifaceted ways in which gender identities are produced historically. This course is offered as WGS 566 and RRS 566 [formerly ETHS 566]. Students may not repeat the course under an alternate prefix.
Units: 3
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