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WOMEN AND WORK (SOC)

Section and Number: 
SOC 213

(Also WMS 213)

This course examines the effects of gender, race and class on women's employment opportunities and labor force participation rates. Topics may include: access to education and training, women in the military, professional women, women and poverty, prostitution and sex work, occupational health and safety, sexual harassment on the job, maternity leave, factory work, immigrant women, unemployment, unionization, and the changing structure of work and occupations throughout the world.

Prerequisite Details: 

SOC 100, SOC 215 with a grade of C or better.