Interrogating Global Economic "Development"
General Catalog Course Title:
Interrogating Global Economic "Development"
Terms Offered:
Spring 2013
Spring 2010
Course Thread: 
Cultural Forms in Transit
Instructor: 
Agis, Ayse
Instructor: 
Bacchetta, Paola

An introduction to women and gender in "development." Addresses theories of "development" (modernization, demographic transition, dependency, world systems, post-development, postcolonial, and transnational feminist): productions and representations of "underdevelopment"; national and international "development" apparatuses; "development" practices about labor, population, resources, environment, literacy, technologies, media; and women's resistance and alternatives.

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