POL-313I : Women in Politics:Running for Office

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Political Science
Subject:
Political Science
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An exploration of women's politics and political interest using feminist theories and gender-specific positions that lead to an understanding of what motivates individuals to run for office. Gender-specific concerns and obstacles confronted by women interested in political participation and leadership will be covered. 3 credits FULFILLS ECONOMICS/POLITICAL SCIENCE AND WOMEN'S STUDIES LAI AND INTERDISCIPLINARY REQUIREMENTS.