Prerequisites: 68:151.

A study of 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.

3 lecture hours per term, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 68:360 in the BU Course Transfer Database.