Tompkins Cortland Community College

SOCE131 - Introduction to Men's Studies


Cross-listed as WGST 130. A social scientific study of men, and what it means to be a "man," in American society. In a highly engaging forum, the course brings together the many sub-disciplines comprising men's studies: sociology, anthropology, psychology, biology, history, economics, art, literature, women's studies, and religious studies. Students gain an integrated understanding of the ideologies and experiences of men amid the social, cultural, economic and political institutions of contemporary society. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.). Occasionally.