URP 508- Race, Class and Gender

Course Details

Course No.: 23166

Department: Urban and Regional Planning

Semester: 2014 Spring

Location: Hayes B – 07

Meeting Day(s): Th

Meeting Time: 3:00 PM - 5:40 PM

Faculty: Taylor Jr

This course explores the intersectionality of race, class, gender and metropolitan city building.  It uses race as a theoretical and conceptual lens to understand class and gender and to understand how the city building employs race, class and gender in shaping the urban metropolis. Within this conceptual framework, the course explores the interplay of three questions in shaping the life chances of people living in the United States.