790:424:01

Title: Gender & Political Economy (790:424:01)
Instructor:
Nimu Njoya
Instructor's e-mail:
wnjoya@rci.rutgers.edu
Days, times, location:
TTh 2:15-3:35 WAL-210
Office hours:
Douglass Student Center: Wed, 10:00am-12:00pm

Synopsis:
This course examines the gender dimensions of international development in theory and in practice.  Through a comparative analysis of women’s position in social, political and economic networks of exchange, we will reconsider what it means to live in a globalized world. Topics covered will include industrial labor, rural development, environmental justice, migrant labor, sex work, trafficking, and family planning policies.

Syllabus