WGSS 563. Gender, Sexuality and the Law. 3 Hours AE41/GE11 / H.

This course provides a broad introduction to Western legal systems (especially the American legal system) and then focuses on how sex, gender, and sexuality operate in and are understood by those systems and how the law is a site of social and political struggle. Topics may include intimate relations, First Amendment law, sexual harassment and employment discrimination; reproduction policies and governance; rape and sexual assault; gender identity discrimination; and the legal understandings and constructions of equal protection and due process. No prior knowledge of legal concepts is necessary. LEC.

Undergraduate Certificate in Gender, Law and Policy


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Minor in Human Sexuality


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Co-Major in European Studies


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