36/90:350 Transnational Social Change [Mason]

Prerequisite: 9 credit hours of Sociology or Gender Women’s Studies or permission of Instructor.

This course introduces students to the study of social change in its theoretical, methodological and substantive aspects. Critical study of major theories of social change, spheres, levels and processes of social change will be explored, with an emphasis on mobilizations for social justice with a transnational frame. Topics may include: feminist movements, black power, LGBT rights, decolonial and anti-colonial mobilizations, and anti-globalizations and anti-imperialism movements.

Cross-registered with (Gender and Women's Studies) 36:350.

3 lecture hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Corinne Mason