Gender Roles


Women’s Studies

Master’s/ Doctoral Program Name

M.A. in Women’s Studies

Course Name

Gender Roles


Assist. Prof. Dr. Gülgün Meşe

The Lecturer’s E-Mail Address

Course Status


Elective   X

Course Credits

Theoretical Credits:   3       

Practise Credits: …

Total Credits: 3

Course ECTS


Semester Course

 1.Fall X        2.Spring □         3.Fall □           4.Spring  □  


The Aim Of The Course

Theories concerning gender



Course Content

- Gender roles and social psychology

- Theories concerning gender

- Stereotypes and prejudices of gender

- Sexism

- Consequences of gender roles



Reguested or Recommended Reading List

  1. Burn, S. M. The Social Psychology of Gender. New York: McFraw-Hill, 1996.
  2. Burn, V. Gender and Social Psychology. London: Routledge, 1998.

        3.   Hogg, M. A.; VAughan, G. Social Psychology. London: Prentice Hall Europe, 1998.





Title, Name and Surname      : Assist. Prof. Dr. Gülgün Meşe