2015-2016 Pre-Approved Courses

The following FAS courses were pre-approved for WGS concentration credit in the 2015-2016 academic year.If you would like to petition to count a course that does not appear on this list, please submit a copy of the syllabus to the director of undergraduate studies along with a completed petition form, which is available on the website or in the front office

Fall 2015

AFRAMER 111 Spectral Fictions, Savage Phantasms: Race and Gender in Anti-Racist South African & African America (Jeyifo)

AFRAMER 134X How Sweet is it to be Loved By You: Black Love and the Emotional Politics of Respect (Morgan, Kincaid)

ECON 980X Economics of Work and Family (Goldin)

FRSEMR 48E Health and Mental Health in Everyday Life (Ruggie)

GOV 940F Law and Politics in Multicultural Democracies (Liviatan)

HDS 3017 Women's Material Practices in Chinese Buddhism (Li)

HIST 2424 Readings in the History of Gender and Sexuality in the West: Proseminar (Cott)

HIST-LIT 90BC We the Readers: Reading Communities in Early America (Brady)

HISTSCI 146V Bodies in Flux: Medicine, Gender, and Sexuality in the Modern Middle East (Bayoumi)

HISTSCI 179V The Freudian Century (Lunbeck)

HISTSCI 192/HDS 2195 The Empire Strikes Back: Science Fiction, Religion, and Society (Ragab, Roosth)

ISLAMCIV 217/HDS 3486 The Construction of Gendered Spheres in Islamic Law: Ritual, Family, Kinship, Court Procedures (Johansen)

JAPNHIST 203 Women, Court, and the Japanese Monarchy: 600-1400 (Kawai)

REL 58 The Body in Christian Thought (Rivera)

REL 111 Cultures of Health and Healing: Religion, Medicine, and Global Health (Block)

REL 1572/HDS 2692 Sex, Gender, and Sexuality (Hollywood) (During the 2015-16  academic year, WGS concentrators may take this in place of the theory foundation course, WGS 1210.)

REL 1844 Religion, Gender, Identity in 21st Century Diasporic Muslim Fiction (Ahmed)

SOCIOL 165 Inequalities in Health Care (Ruggie)

Spring 2016

AFRAMER 186x Childhood in African America (Bernstein)

ANTHRO 2614 Sexuality and Political Economy (Meiu)

CHNSLIT 115 Gender and Power in Chinese Literature: Seminar (Li)

CLS-STDY 152 The Construction of Gender and Sexuality in Ancient Greece (Weiss)

ENGLISH 181A Asian American Literature (Kim)

ENGLISH 190GN The Graphic Novel (Chute)

FOLKMYTH 172 Quilts and Quiltmaking (Lufkin)

FRENCH 157 The Hermaphroditic Imagination (Beizer)

HDS 1505 / RELIGION 1410 Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Ancient Christianity (King)

HDS 3112 Women and Shamanism (Nono)

HDS 3593 Islam, Gender, Sexualities and Empire (Ahmed)

HIST 13F Women and Work in the United States (More)

HIST 1014 Gender & Empire (Clutario)

HIST 2474 Law and Social Reform in 20th Century U.S. History: Seminar (Brown-Nagin)

HIST 2805 Gender & Sexuality: Comparative Studies of Islamic Mid. East, N. Africa, & S. Asia: Proseminar (Najmabadi)

HISTSCI 142V Masculinities and Health: History and Politics of Men's Health and Illness (O’Donnell)

JAPNHIST 121 Comparative History of Women and Gender In East Asia up to WWII (Kawai)

JAPNLIT 162 Girl Culture, Media, and Japan (Yoda)

JAPNLIT 271 Topics in Gender and Culture in Japan: Seminar (Yoda)

PSY 1009 Psychology of Women (Noll)

PSY 1503 Psychology of Close Relationships (Parker)

RELIGION 54 Women, Religion and Redemption (Frederick)

SOCIOL 27 Introduction to Social Movements (Viterna)

SOCIOL 112 Men, Women, and Work (Brinton)

SOCIOL 253 Sexualities (Meadow)

WGH 220 Sexuality and Public Health (Austin)