WGS345-01A Gender, Religion and Politics in South Asia (with Aparna Mujumdar)

WGS345-01A Gender, Religion and Politics in South Asia (with Aparna Mujumdar)

This course explores the relationship of gender to religious politics in South Asia particularly in the context of liberation movements of the past and current modernization, development and globalization schemes. It examines how ideal images of masculinity, femininity and religious practice are reworked by various actors in the service of anti-colonialist, nationalist, and community struggles. The course highlights the complex ways religious and nationalist politics have created opportunities for women's activism while simultaneously undermining their autonomy.

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

May 28-Jul 11

Distribution:

WC

Diversity:

I

Availability:

Course is full.
Class Number:2495_Smr2019
Your Price: $1,050.00

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Important Dates:
Registration begins: April 1, 2019
Online registration ends: 8:30am on the day of the first class meeting
Add/swap deadline: June 4 (Session 1); July 8 & 22 (Session 2)