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ECOP2614 - The Political Economy of Gender

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Gillian Hewitson
Phone: +61 2 9351 6395
Email: gillian.hewitson@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit examines gender in the global context. Gender is one of the most important variables explaining different economic outcomes within the West and within developing countries. The unit explores the ways in which contemporary national and global gender relations have been shaped historically and institutionally, as well as the relationships between men and women of the West and non-West.

Assessments

1000wd case study (20%) and 1000wd short essay (20%) and 2500wd long essay (50%) and tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)

Prohibitions

ECOP3016
ECOP3006

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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