Course Schedule - Spring 12

     

SWGS 322 001 (CRN: 25633)

POVERTY, GENDER, & DEVELOPMENT

Long Title: POVERTY, GENDER, AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
Department: Stdy of Women, Gender, & Sxlty
Instructors:
Strassmann, Diana L.
Chao, Anne S.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR HUM 118 (9-JAN-2012 - 20-APR-2012) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (Instructor Permission Required)
Section Enrolled: 22
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 0
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 22
Enrollment data as of: 29-AUG-2016 11:52PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This course explores poverty and gender in local and global communities. Readings consider human deprivations and well-being in the context of social norms, gender relations, and governmental structures. Also examined are policies meant to improve human capabilities, including both the overall effects of such policies and their differential consequences for children, women, and men. To be considered for the course, please email pjhc@rice.edu the week of pre-registration to complete a brief questionnaire. Preference is given to those that have declared the PJHC minor.