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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WGS 230 - Women, Health, and the Environment


Examines the roles of women in shaping current practices and policies of the Western health care system and related environmental issues. It will draw on the work of Rachel Carson and modern women healers of the body and the ecosystem. Students are encouraged to be involved in transformational work at the local, personal or more global level.

General Education Requirements: Satisfies the General Education Ethics and Population and the Environment Requirements.

Prerequisites: WGS 101 or permission.

Course Typically Offered: Fall & Spring

Credits: 3