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2021 Fall Block 4
GSS 270/Course/A - Social Justice Perspectives & Practices | Credits 1.00

Intersectional and interdisciplinary exploration of feminist and other social justice perspectives and practices relevant to understanding and responding to social oppression. Course discussions focus on power, privilege, oppression, and implications for social change. Activities and assignments focus on using social justice remedies or ‘tools,’ such as individual resistance, policy, advocacy, and social action, and collective struggle to propose solutions to contemporary problems. Areas studied might include critical race theory and critical race feminism, queer theory, women of color feminisms, transnational/global feminisms, disability studies, liberation theory, postcolonial theory, feminist ‘locational’ theories. Specific topics vary by instructor.

(Writing Encounter) (Intercultural Literacy Intensive)

Registration Type Traditional
Fees N/A
Instructors Prof., Christina Penn-Goetsch
Prof., Aparna Thomas
Duration 11/15/2021 - 12/15/2021
Schedule Per Syllabus  1:00 PM - 3:00 PM;  Cornell College, McWethy Hall, Room 222A
Prerequisites N/A
Corequisites N/A
Credit Types Audit Credit
Class 30 Seats | 13 Remaining
Open (Minimum Met)

Primary population and other student populations allowed to register for this course:
 Primary Population# Others Allowed# Others Registered
Campus  Cornell College300
Program  Undergraduate300
Department  GenderSexualityWmnSt3016