Dr. Liz Ahl

When we speak of putting learners at the centers of our classrooms and enabling them to be active participants (rather than passive recipients) in their education, we owe a debt to Women’s Studies.
- Dr. Liz Ahl, from her 2005 Kalikow Award acceptance speech.

Details

WS 4010 - Women and the Economy
Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): MA 2300 IS RECOMMENDED
Provides an in-depth understanding of the facts of the economic gaps between the genders, some theoretical approaches to "explaining" them and the possible policies toward and visions of overcoming them. This is accomplished primarily in the context of the historical experience in the United States and secondarily in the context of the current world experience. Prior completion of MA 2300 is recommended but not required. Fall of even years.

*All course information is from the 2014-2015 Catalog.