GWS 332

The History of Latter-day Saint Women

International and Area Studies Kennedy Center for International Studies

Course Description

The religious, domestic, economic, political, social and familial lives of Latter-day Saint women within the broader contexts of American and global women's history and Latter-day Saint history. Mormon women's relationship to national trends and their association with national women's organizations.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

History and Context

Learning Outcome

1. Students will demonstrate knowledge of Mormon Women's history-religious, social, political, familial, cultural, intellectual, etc.-within a larger historiographical context.

Title

Research

Learning Outcome

o   2. Students will be able to grapple with primary and secondary sources in analytical ways and will become skilled at asking important questions and forming and supporting their own conclusions.