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Georgetown University Professor:SOCI 160 (Spring 2015) Kathleen Guidroz, Ph.D.Georgetown UniversitySociology 160 – Sociology of SexualitiesSpring 2015Note:Class meets in Car Barn 204Instructor: Prof. Kathleen GuidrozOffice: Car Barn 209, Rm. 04Phone: 202-­‐687-­‐3658 (73658 on campus)Email: [email protected] Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am—12:00; other times by appointment“We are the recorders and reporters of facts – not the judges of the behaviors we describe.”Alfred C. KinseyCOURSE DESCRIPTIONWelcome to Sociology of Sexualities. In this course, we will examine sexual attitudes, beliefs, and behaviorsfrom a sociological perspective. We will also consider how the biology of sex gets sociologicallyconstructed, and the myriad ways in which sexual desire and sexual activity are structured by socialrelations. Cross-­‐cultural and historical accounts of sexual practices and sexual identities will beconsidered, as well as the contemporary theories and methods in sex...