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Academic Year 2005/2006
PSYC 261 FA
Through essays, novels, videos and film, we will explore the intersection of culture, ideology and psychology. We will examine how gender, ethnicity and class are interwoven in the social fabric and individual identity.
Employing feminist, psychoanalytic, and deconstructive interpretive methods, we will try to decipher the many ways we inscribe ourselves in culture.
R. Ellison, INVISIBLE MAN
A. Lorde, SISTER OUTSIDER
L.E. Wilder, LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE
E. Santiago, WHEN I WAS PUERTO RICAN
M. Frye, THE POLITICS OF REALITY
M. French, THE WAR AGAINST
Films: Tongues Untied, The
Color Purple, Real Women Have Curves
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Papers. Optional project.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Applications for the class are available outside Judd Hall Room 306. Directions for applying for the class and deadlines for applying can be found on those application forms which should be filled out during the browsing
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- Instructor(s): Steele,Robert S.
- Times: ...W... 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: JUDD116;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 45)
- Curricular Renewal: Reading Non-Verbal Texts
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI forms will be distributed by the instructor during the browsing period of pre-registration and must be submitted to the Registrar's office prior to the on-line registration appointment
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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