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Zimmerman, Mary. 2010. “GENDER AND SOCIAL POLICY”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course considers gender divisions and inequalities in relation to the social policies of contemporary Western welfare states and their social, cultural and historical underpinnings. State policies are viewed as major forces in shaping the gendered lives of women and men and in maintaining gender inequalities. The central problem we will be examining...

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Sex and Gender
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College 300

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