Examination of the social construction of gender in both personal relationships and professional contexts. Areas to be explored may include: culture, verbal and nonverbal communication, family dynamics and close relationships, education, organizational communication, and roles in media.
Satisfies a major requirement in Sociology and in Gender and Sexuality Studies. Satisfies a requirement in Gender Studies and Communication Studies Interdisciplinary Minor.
Students entering 2012: satisfies the Liberal Studies distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satifies Social Science distribution requirement.