CHID 480 E: Special Topics: Advanced Study of the History of Ideas

Spring 2021
Meeting:
TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm / * *
SLN:
12303
Section Type:
Seminar
Joint Sections:
GWSS 390 C
Instructor:
"FEMINIST SOCIAL REPRODUCTION THEORY AND RADICAL POLITICS OF CARE" TAUGHT BY: JEY SAUNG SOCIAL REPRODUCTION THEORY WORKS TO EXCAVATE FORMS OF UNWAGED LABOR THAT ARE REQUIRED TO SUSTAIN WAGED LABOR. PAYING CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE WAYS IN WHICH SOCIAL REPRODUCTION IS IN CONVERSATION WITH CRITIQUES OF NEOCOLONIALISM, GLOBALIZATION, AND THE "CRISIS OF CARE." THE COURSE WILL THEN TURN TO RADICAL QUEER THINKERS WHO ARE CONCEPTUALIZING THE CURRENT PRODUCTION OF "ESSENTIAL WORKERS" BY THE STATE AS EMERGING ALONGSIDE EVER-GROWING MUTUAL AID PROJECTS AND THE RECONCEPTUALIZING OF CARE WORK. OFFERED JOINTLY WITH GWSS 390 & THE BRIDGES CENTER FOR LABOR STUDIES. OFFERED VIA REMOTE LEARNING
Catalog Description:
Examines a different subject or problem from a comparative framework with an interdisciplinary perspective. Satisfies the Gateways major/minor requirement. Offered: AWSp.
GE Requirements Met:
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
July 21, 2024 - 12:37 pm