We will examine theories of race, class, and gender construction in the United States and other societies, focusing on their intersections in such areas as labor, sexual relations, community, law, and other forms of cultural production. We will analyze 'identity politics' as a standpoint and as vehicle for, or obstacle to, social change. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. (Not offered 2019-20).
Prerequisite: Feminist & Gender Studies 110 or Race, Ethnicity, & Migration 185.