WSTC16H3 Criminalized Women: Gender, Justice and the Law

Examining popular media and history students will investigate themes of criminality, gender and violence in relation to the social construction of justice. Some criminal cases involving female defendants will also be analyzed to examine historical issues and social contexts. Debates in feminist theory, criminology and the law will be discussed.

Prerequisite: 

[ WSTA01H3 and [ WSTA03H3 or ( WSTA02H3)]] or [1.0 credit in SOC courses]

Recommended Preparation: 
Enrolment Limits: 
40
Breadth Requirements: 
History, Philosophy & Cultural Studies