WS 287 - Women & Public Policy (PO 287)
(3 cr.) Students examine the major public policy issues affecting gender relations in the U.S. today, including: reproductive rights and abortion, labor policy, welfare policy, sexual and domestic violence. Students discover the process by which issues of importance to gender equality have historically emerged on the public agenda, the ways in which policy debate is shaped once an issue becomes a public problem and the competing policy paradigms surrounding these controversial policy issues. Prerequisite: PO 131, WS 101 or QU 201; Every Other Year, Spring

This course is currently not being offered. Please try again next session.