Gender in the Legal Profession Seminar

Course Description

This course will provide an opportunity for students to achieve a theoretical grounding in the existing academic literature and empirical research on women in the legal profession. Class readings and discussion will focus on current theories and research studies that document and hypothesize about the slow progress of women to formal leadership positions and the barriers they face in the legal profession. Course requirements include a substantial research paper and students may do their certification papers in this seminar.

Current and Previous Instructors

Key to Codes in Course Descriptions

P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course

Currently Scheduled Sections

CRN: 99690

  • Fall '23
  • 3
  • 310
  • Thurs: 5:25-7:25


  • Paula Monopoli

  • 0 openings. (Limit 15).

May satisfy Advanced Writing Requirement

  • 568D

  • Antigone

    ISBN: 13-9780486278049 Print edition (preferred) or online subscription

    Materials to be posted on Blackboard or distributed in class

    The Difference Difference Makes

    ISBN: 0804746354 Print edition (preferred) or online subscription