402506 SE Politics and Gender

summer semester 2020 | Last update: 25.02.2020 Place course on memo list
402506
SE Politics and Gender
SE 2
4
weekly
annually
German

Students will acquire knowledge of key concepts and themes in the study of gender and politics as well as theories about the role of gender in politics. They will be provided with empirical facts about how gender matters in contemporary politics. Students will acquire the skills to further develop critical thinking and to critically discuss the relevant literature in the subfields of politics dealing with issues of gender. They will be able to draw conclusions about scientific problems and understand empirical contributions to the field and to formulate innovative research questions in the field of gender and politics.

At the end of the semester, students will be able to explain the role of women in politics, in particular with regard to the importance of gender roles for politics. They understand structural and institutional barriers for women in political processes. Students can scientifically discuss recent research in the field of Gender and Politics, have developed the ability to understand empirical contributions in a comparative perspective and can ask innovative research questions in this area.

This course provides an in-depth insight to empirical gender research by addressing the most important approaches to Gender and Politics. It will analyze the role of gender also in combination with other identities e.g. ethnicity, religion, sexuality and income based on historical evolutions and their potential for change.

class reading, class discussion, written assessments

written assessments, term paper

not applicable
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Date Time Location
Mon 2020-03-30
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-04-20
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-04-27
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-04-27
18.00 - 19.45 SR 5 (Sowi) SR 5 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-05-04
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-05-11
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-05-11
18.00 - 19.45 SR 5 (Sowi) SR 5 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-05-18
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-05-25
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-06-08
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-06-08
18.00 - 19.45 SR 5 (Sowi) SR 5 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-06-15
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2020-06-22
16.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free