Mar 23, 2018  
College Catalog 2014-2015 
College Catalog 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLI 305 - Women’s Voices in Politics

Cross-Listed as WGSS 306 
The course examines significant women persuaders as a force in Western history and culture. Concentrates on women’s efforts to participate fully in public affairs and the social, political, religious, scientific, and rhetorical obstacles that have restricted women’s access to the polis. Fundamental to the course is an analysis of how women have used speaking, writing, and protesting in attempts to overcome such obstacles, influence public policy and/or win elective office. Prerequisite(s): POLI 170  or POLI 272  recommended. Alternate years. (4 Credits)