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Undergraduate Course Details
Number PHL 320
Title Philosophical Perspectives of Women
Credits 3.0
Distribution DI
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1761 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 T 12:15pm - 1:30pm SB-210 Krishna Mallick


An introduction and critical examination of the contemporary feminist theories, liberal feminism, radical feminism, socialist feminism, postmodernist feminism and others. It will include applications of feminist theories to women's sexual experience, work experience, pornography and other experiences. Discussions will focus on how women relate to themselves, to others and to social and political institutions and if contemporary feminist theorists address the voice of Black, Hispanic and non-western women. The objective of the course is to give students an overview of current western and non-western feminist thought.