WMST 307: Women and Work

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Credits: 3

Historical and contemporary accounts of women's participation in paid and unpaid labor. Analyzes the nature of women's work through the divisions in the labor market due to gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, and class. Provides a detailed look at occupational sex segregation, sexual harassment, the glass ceiling, and the role of religion, culture, and education in determining women's opportunities and their value as workers and as family providers. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: 30 credits.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.