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Women's Studies

170.102 Women of Ideas and Action 15 credits
An introduction to some important feminist thinkers and activists from a range of cultures, employing an interdisciplinary approach to the study of their fiction, theory and activism. The women featured are contextualised in their historical and social milieus and their achievements are studied in relation to the social status of women and the development of feminism in their cultures.
170.201 What is Feminism? 15 credits
An examination of feminist theories of gender and gendered social relations and the method of gender analysis.
170.202 New Zealand Feminism 15 credits
Surveys the historical and intellectual development of feminisms in Aotearoa/New Zealand with attention to debates about bodies, ethnicities and culture.
170.800 MPhil Thesis 120 credits
A supervised and guided independent study resulting in a published work.
170.801 MPhil Thesis 120 Credit Part 1 60 credits
A supervised and guided independent study resulting in a published work.
170.802 MPhil Thesis 120 Credit Part 2 60 credits
A supervised and guided independent study resulting in a published work.
170.816 MA Thesis (Part I) 60 credits
170.817 MA Thesis (Part II) 60 credits
170.899 MA Thesis Women's Studies 120 credits
170.900 PhD Women's Studies 120 credits

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