LGP 927 (02) - Gender and the Law

Gender & the Law

Law   Franklin Pierce School of Law :: General Practice (LAW)
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 17245
This is a survey course providing students with an overview of an array of issues involving gender. Topics will include definitions of gender and sexuality; a review of some Supreme Court decisions affecting gender issues; reproductive rights; surnames; and immigration. Additional topics are Title IX and sports; domestic violence; sexual harassment; the treatment of women in news reporting; and, women lawyers. Class time will be used for lecture and discussion regarding text materials. The course is designed to cover the law on a national scope utilizing federal and state cases and federal statutes that impact gender.
Instructors: Christopher Smith, Laura Buchs

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 MW 12:30pm - 2:00pm TBA