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GCST2610 - Intimacy, Love and Friendship
Semester 2, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Melissa Claire Gregg
This unit examines the representation and practices of intimate relations focusing especially on the intersection between intimacy and constructions of gender. Divided into three sections, the unit will examine theories of love and friendship, contemporary cultural representations of love, desire and friendship, and the ethics and politics of erotics. This unit will also examine new technologies of intimacy, and discuss their implications for gender and sexuality.
participation (10%), 1x500wd tutorial paper (10%), 1x1500wd essay (30%) and 1x2000wd final essay (50%)
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
18 Junior credit points
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