Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

SY334
Sociology of Gender
0.5 Credit

A study of the social production of femininity and masculinity. Various explanations of sexual difference, from biological to sex-role theory, will be examined critically. Recent contributions to the sociology of gender, including proposals for altering current gender relationships, will be considered.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
SY203* or SY233 (or permission of the department).
Exclusions
SY234.