Course Descriptions

HS 223F — Gender and Development in the Context of Neoliberalism and Globalization

Meets for one-half semester and yields half-course credit.

Reviews connections between gender and macroeconomics and explores changes brought by globalization and neoliberal policies as they affect livelihoods, families, and gender hegemonies. The course provides a critical analytical framework to understand the role of gender within development in light of globalization, which has transformed relations between the state, markets, and civil society and the context of gender practice. Usually offered every year.
Cristina Espinosa