Gender, Sexuality and Race in Global Political Issues
General Catalog Course Title:
Gender, Sexuality and Race in Global Political Issues
Terms Offered:
Spring 2016
Spring 2015
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Spring 2009
Course Thread: 
Cultural Forms in Transit
Course Thread: 
Human Rights
Instructor: 
Agis, Ayse

The production of gender, sexuality, and processes of racialization in contemporary global political issues. Topics and geographical foci may vary. Examples: the post-9-11 situation in the U.S. and U.S. wars in Afghanistan and Iraq; Hindu-Muslim conflict in India; the wars in the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda; the Israel/Palestine situation; global right-wing movements; state and social movement terrorisms and transnational "security" measures.

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