Special Topic: The Engendering of Global Conflict

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for POLITICS 731.


Explores feminist theory and methodology in the study of war and conflict, including feminist interventions on how to prevent war and conflict. Topics include women’s roles in war and the gendering of militarism; sexual and environmental offences, race and human rights violations; colonial legacies, feminist resistance to war, and the UN’s Women, Peace, and Security (WPS) Agenda.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for POLITICS 731.

Availability 2023

Semester 1


Lecturer(s)  Nicole Wegner


POLITICS 731: 15 points