Jan 19, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

HS 3810 - History of Women in America

This course introduces and examines the various conditions and factors affecting the female experience in North America from pre-Columbian Native societies to the modern setting. Important issues of this history from a gender perspective include ideology, gender economics, the legal status of women compared to that of men, involvement of women in institutions such as churches and schools. Other variables which are considered are ethnicity, class, and geographic differences.