POLS 400 WOMEN AND POLITICS (3-0-3)(F/S). Examines the role of gender in U.S. politics and explores the participation of women in politics as citizens, activists, and politicians. Also evaluates the underrepresentation of women in politics as well as analyzes the influence of women in office and their impact on public policy. PREREQ: POLS 300 or PERM/INST . Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisite: POLS 300 or permission of instructor.