Graduate Certification in Women's Studies

Preliminary List of Introductory Readings

Collins, P. H. (2008). Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment (1st ed.). Routledge.

Douglas, S. J. (1995). Where the Girls Are: Growing Up Female with the Mass Media. Three Rivers Press.

Hirsch, M., & Keller, E. F. (Eds.). (1990). Conflicts in Feminism. Routledge.

Hooks, bell. (2004). The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love. Washington Square Press.

Lindsey, L. L. (2010). Gender Roles: A Sociological Perspective (5th ed.). Prentice Hall.

Scott, J. W. (1999). Gender and the Politics of History (Revised.). Columbia University Press.

Tavris, C. (1993). The Mismeasure of Woman. Touchstone.

Valenti, J. (2007). Full Frontal Feminism: A Young Woman's Guide to Why Feminism Matters (1st ed.). Seal Press.

Weber, L. (2009). Understanding Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality: A Conceptual Framework (2nd ed.). Oxford University Press, USA.


Chopin, K. (2012). The Awakening. SoHo Books.

Glaspell, S. (2004). A jury of her peers. Kessinger Publishing.

Glaspell, Susan, & Jordan, P. R. (2009). Trifles. D'arts Publishing.

Hurston, Z. N. (2006). Their Eyes Were Watching God. Harper Perennial Modern Classics.

Perkins Gilman, C. (1973). The yellow wallpaper. The Yellow Wall-Paper and.


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