Jul 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AFRA 327 - Race, Gender, Science (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
RACE, GENDER, SCIENCE
Component: Lecture
Critically examines a number of metaphysical, epistemological, and ethical issues related to science of race, gender, and sexual orientation. Topics may include (a)evolution of sex and gender, (b) gender and cognition, (c) biological basis, or lack thereof, of sexual orientation/preference (d) evolutionary, cognitive, historical, and political origins of race thinking, (d) relationship between everyday conceptions of race and gender as compared with scientific conceptions of race and gender, (e)ethical issues raised by human kind classification schemes.
Allowed Units: 3 Grading Basis: Student Option
Crosslisted: Crosslisted with PHIL 327 , CGSC 327 WOMS 327 .
University Breadth: Creative Arts and Humanities Additional University Requirement(s): Multicultural