A study in social issues that particularly affect Native Women in contemporary society. The course will examine such issues as: status of Native women under the Indian Act, child welfare issues, poverty, alcoholism, wife abuse, prostitution, the penal system, employment and educational opportunities, role expectation.
Cross-registered with (Gender and Women's Studies) 36:392.
3 lecture hours per week, one term
Transfer Equivalents: Look up 68:392 in the BU Course Transfer Database.
- Instructor: Kathryn Irvine