WGSS 389. The Anthropology of Gender: Female, Male, and Beyond. 3 Hours NW AE42/GE21/GE3H/GE3S / W.

This course will introduce students to cultural constructions and performances of masculinity, femininity, and alternative genders across time and space. Topics and cases will be drawn from primarily non-Western cultures, ranging from Japanese markets to Pacific Rim gardens, and from Haitian voudou to Maya royal politics. This course uses research by archeologists, linguists, biological anthropologists, and sociocultural anthropologists. (Same as ANTH 389.) LEC.

Minor in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies


...3 Social Sciences WGSS 333 The Politics of Physical Appearance WGSS/ANTH 389 The Anthropology...

Minor in Human Sexuality


...or SOC 112 American Identities, Honors ANTH/WGSS 389 The Anthropology of Gender: Female, Male...

Minor in Leadership Studies


...and Transgender Studies WGSS 330 Women in Contemporary African Literature WGSS 389 The Anthropology of...