Perspectives on Empowerment

3 credits


Women's and Gender Studies
College of Arts and Science

Women’s Empowerment is a popular catch phrase in culture, politics and research. This course explores the meaning of empowerment, the ways empowerment is practiced in organizations and in the everyday lives of girls and women, and the challenges in empowering girls and women in contemporary society. May be repeated for credit (up to 6 credits) with different semester themes.