NYU Steinhardt

Psychology of Women and Gender

  • Course Number: APSY-GE 2880
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Separating the facts from myths about psychological sex differences. Discussion of their implications for gender roles & bias in therapeutic models & practice. An examination & critique of the validity of claims about sex & gender differences in the areas of personality, cognition, mental health, morality, including achievement, empathy & aggression. Investigation of methodological issues in theory & research, including feminist & non-feminist research methods, & their implications for counseling, psychotherapy, & education
  • Old Course Number: E63.2880