Women and Gender Studies

Analyze gender in one lifestyle media text of your choice. Briefly locate your chosen text in its cultural and historical context.

GENDER Analyze gender in ONE lifestyle media text of your choice using: Judith Butler’s theory of gender trouble and fluid identities. OR Michel Foucault’s theory of lifestyles and technologies of the self. OR Anthony Giddens’s theory of the trajectory of the self In your answer, you should briefly locate your chosen text in its cultural […]

Write a research paper that talks about woman and AIDS. What are the symptoms of HIV/AIDS in women?

Woman and AIDS Write a research paper that talks about woman and AIDS. What places Illinois woman at risk for HIV/AIDS? What are the symptoms of HIV/AIDS in women? How can a woman reduce her chances of contracting HIV? It’s a 5 pages including the works cited.

Discuss the statement provided discussing on gender analysis according to Hunt ( 2004).

Gender  According to Hunt ( 2004)Gender Analysis can be used to ensure that men and women are not disadvantaged by development activities, to enhance the sustainability and effectiveness of activities, or to identify priority areas for action to promote equality between women and men. Discuss. (25 Marks)

Write a critical book review of approximately 3-4 pages on “Feminism for the 99%” by Nancy Fraser, Tithi Bhattacharya, and Cinzia Arruzza.

Book Review Write a critical book review of approximately 3-4 pages on “Feminism for the 99%” by Nancy Fraser, Tithi Bhattacharya, and Cinzia Arruzza. Be specific, even if you are not using direct quotes, and use quotes sparingly. Limited parenthetical citation to the book under review is acceptable for this assignment. The book, “Feminism for […]

Prepare a 5-6 minutes speech addressing on how different gender view different major conflict. Present the assignment using your speaking outline (chap 11).

How different gender view different major conflict Object Speech Guidelines: 1-Your goal is to teach us about 1 aspect of an object chosen by the student. An object is, “a thing that you can see or touch but that is not usually a living animal, plant, or person.” 2-Your speech needs to be 5-6 minutes […]

Compose a thoughtful, well-organized, 800-1000 word op-ed on the depiction of gender roles/gender representation in a fictional TV show (no “reality TV;” animated series, e.g., Family Guy, are fine) that you have watched or currently watch.

Gender and TV Op-ed Required length: 800-1000 words Format: The op-ed should be a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) file. It should be double-spaced, should use 12pt/Times New Roman font, and should use either MLA or APA citation style where applicable. For this assignment, compose a thoughtful, well-organized, 800-1000 word op-ed on the depiction of […]

What are the environmental implications of these activities and the relational systems they represent in your life? Submit your results here and to the “Assignments” forum in the Discussions tool.

Topic: Day In Your Life and Environmental Impacts Take a journal or notepad with you throughout a single day that you choose in a time frame that will enable you to complete this assignment on time (see the Class Schedule in the Syllabus for due dates). Make note of your activities throughout the day and […]

How does blaming victims of sexual and physical abuse contribute to the enforcement of gender norms established in a patriarchal culture?

Topic: Discussion 9 How does blaming victims of sexual and physical abuse contribute to the enforcement of gender norms established in a patriarchal culture? What challenges do women face when they choose to prosecute a rapist? What about men who choose to prosecute? How are gender roles and the social construction of gender replicated in […]

Analyze “Confession” by Edith Wharton in relation to the gender stereotypes, assumptions, expectations and/or anxieties surrounding the Lizzie Borden case.

Confession analysis This assignment asks you to analyze “Confession” by Edith Wharton in relation to the gender stereotypes, assumptions, expectations and/or anxieties surrounding the Lizzie Borden case. You’ll focus on a particular aspect of your chosen story, and use it to make an argument about the story’s engagement with the Lizzie Borden case and its […]

How has your understanding of feminism been impacted by the world around you? What are your most memorable experiences of feminist activism?

Feminism in Daily Life Assignment (750 – 1000 words)In Living a Feminist Life, Sara Ahmed bring feminism home. Make a link between something in the world around you (a newspaper article, meme, piece of artwork, movie, tv show, etc.) and a topic or issue from the course. This may be a personalized account or more […]

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