This course samples the experience of women in various regions of Canada from pre-contact times through the First World War. Was Iroquoian society a matriarchy? Were women in New France more "liberated" than their 19th century granddaughters? Other topics include domestic servants, fur trade women, suffrage campaigns, Nellie McClung, World War II and Women's Liberation.
Note: This is a 1.0 credit course that is offered over one session (half year) only.