CONF 707: Gender and Violence

CONF 707-C01: Gender and Violence
(Summer 2024)


Section Information for Summer 2024

CONF 707 C01 is an online asynchronous section.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

This course will address gendered dimensions of violent conflict and its transformation. Key themes to be explored include gender and post-conflict justice and reconciliation; the gendered politics of memory, speech and representation; militarism and masculinity; sexual violence and discourses of trauma, victimization and agency; and the ethics and politics of analytic and practice approaches. Case studies will include the partition of India/Pakistan; wartime sexual assault in Bosnia/the DRC; and domestic violence in the U.S. and South Asia. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: CONF 501, CONF 600, or CONF 801.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment is limited to Graduate or Non-Degree level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Enrollment limited to students in the Carter Peace & Conflict Res or College of Public Health colleges.

Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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