Family, Gender and the State

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for SOCIOL 728.


The influence of changing ideologies of mothering, fathering, family and work, as well as the political forces and pressure groups that promote them, on both the development and restructuring of social and legal policies in several industrialised nations, including New Zealand.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for SOCIOL 728.

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Availability 2023

Not taught in 2023


Lecturer(s) Dr Moeata Keil


SOCIOL 728: 30 points