SOCI3634Violence Against Women (Cross-Listed: CRIM 3634 and FVI 3634)3 ch

Examines issues pertaining to violence against women in Western society, including gender socialization, gender dynamics in dating and family relationships, private versus public, the contributions of social institutions (e.g., sports, the media, schools, the workplace, the military, the medical system, and the legal and criminal justice systems), and the special vulnerability of women in marginalized groups. NOTE: Credit can be obtained for only one of CRIM 3634FVI 3634, and SOCI 3634.

Prerequisite: 3 ch from any SOCI course.