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PSYC 142 - 01   Psychology of Oppression and Liberation

2022 Summer Quarter

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Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
71286
Type
Lecture
Instruction Mode
In Person
Credits
5 units
General Education
 
Status
Open
Available Seats
29
Enrollment Capacity
36
Enrolled
7
Wait List Capacity
999
Wait List Total
0

Description

Provides theoretical frameworks for understanding interlocking systems of oppression from the perspective of "the oppressed" as well as "the oppressor" nationally and internationally. Goes beyond mainstream (traditional) psychology and emphasizes critical psychological perspectives that include micro- and macro-level theories of oppression; importance of ideology in oppressive systems; and theories of social change and liberation across contexts.

Enrollment Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PSYC 100 or feminist studies, sociology, community studies, or politics majors

Class Notes

All Students - If you completed the prerequisites but get an error message, contact the department for approval to enroll - psyadv@ucsc.edu. Provide proof of prerequisite material.

Meeting Information

Days & Times Room Instructor Meeting Dates
TuTh 09:00AM-12:30PM Earth&Marine B210 Vaccarino,S.S. 07/25/22 - 08/26/22
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