An examination of research and theory on psychological gender differences and similarities. This course will explore the ways in which gender is a system of meanings that operate at the individual, interactional, and cultural level to structure people's lives. Special attention is made to methodological issues, and to feminist critiques of traditional methods of data collection, analysis, and interpretation. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. (Not offered 2019-20).
Prerequisite: Psychology 100 or 101 or 111 or consent of instructor.