HIST 424 Gender, Sexuality & Medicine (3 credits)

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

Overview

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: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

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