HIST 424 Gender, Sexuality & Medicine (3 credits)

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Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)


History : Gender, sexuality, and medicine since the colonial era, with a focus on North American experience. Topics will include reproductive medicine (puberty, childbirth, fertility control, menopause), changing perceptions of men's and women's health needs and risks, and ideas about sexual behaviour and identity.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Andrea Tone (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: A 300-level History course in gender, sexuality or medicine or permission of instructor.