Reconstructing gender: a multicultural anthology

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Mayfield Publishing Company, 2000 - Social Science - 591 pages
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This anthology on gender focuses on women and men and the multiple identities that comprise the lives of individuals across gender. Drawing from a wide range of sources including research articles, essays, and personal narratives, Disch has chosen accessible, engaging, and provocative readings that represent a plurality of perspectives and experiences. Eleven part introductions brie y identify important issues in the general field of study, describe the readings, and identify the central themes emerging throughout the book.

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User Review  - Norigrey - Goodreads

Reading for Sociology of Gender, but I think this book could be beneficial to anyone. There is a really great variety of perspectives including not only different genders, but different social classes ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jim Swike - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book while taking a Gender Studies class but I recommend it as a great read that stands on its own, not as just a text book. Read full review

Contents

General Introduction
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SOCIAL CONTEXTS OF GENDER
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Not for Sale
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