20 Credits SPRING



Aims/Description: Gender is a dynamic arena of negotiation and change in contemporary Japanese society. Through examining different aspects and topics relating to gender in Japanese society, this module aims to provide students with a wider understanding of contemporary gender and social situations in Japan. On completion of this module, students will have acquired critical views, informed by theory, of commonly-held notions of gender and other social relations.

Staff Contact: Hiroko Takeda
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

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