Ethical Issues Concerning Gender

This course explores ethical issues related to sex and gender with particular attention to how they are experienced in our society. Topics may include the gender wage gap, employment and workplace discrimination, sexual harassment and sexual violence, reproductive ethics and justice, gendered labor, representations of gender and sexuality in media, etc. The course involves critical analysis of these topics by applying philosophical ideas and perspectives on inequality and equality, gender stereotypes, gender roles and norms, sexism and misogyny, and objectification. Area Requirement for Philosophy: Ethics. Prerequisite(s): Any 1000 level course in philosophy. Fulfills: E, D and W in LS Core

School

Liberal Arts

Program

Philosophy

Course Number

PHL2100WC

Section

A

Instructor

Sara Kallock

Credits

4

Session

Summer Session 1

Type

Online - Asynchronous

Start – End Dates

05/23/2022-07/01/2022

Student Registration Link

https://www.merrimack.edu/admission/professional-studies/summer-session/registration/

Other Registration Link

https://www.merrimack.edu/admission/professional-studies/summer-session/registration/