Are you interested in gender issues?
Do you want to know more about feminist theories and Women’s Ways of Knowing?
Here is a course for you:
Spring Semester, 2015
“Feminist Theories and Education”
Taught by Dr. Barbara Thayer-Bacon
Meeting Time: 1:25 – 4:25 pm, Mondays
Course Number CSE 609
This course will look at current theoretical research by women questioning traditional (male) epistemologies. We will consider the questions being raised and how feminists are responding in terms of feminist epistemologies. We will then apply theory to practice and read/discuss current feminist work in education. No background in philosophy is required. We will help each other figure out the theories.