WGS.226 Science, Gender and Social Inequality in the Developing World

T TH 9:30-11AM
Room 14E-310
same subject as STS.023

Examines the influence of social and cultural determinants (colonialism, nationalism, class, and gender) on modern science and technology. Discusses the relationship of scientific progress to colonial expansions and nationalist aspirations. Explores the nature of scientific institutions within a social, cultural, and political context, and how science and technology have impacted developing societies

A. Sur