The Social Construction of Difference and Inequality: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality
Tracy E. Ore
McGraw-Hill, 2003 - Social Science - 651 pages
This anthology examines the social construction of race, class, gender, and sexuality and the institutional bases for these relations. While other texts discuss various forms of stratification and the impact of these on members of marginalized groups, Ore provides a thorough discussion of how such systems of stratification are formed and perpetuated and how forms of stratification are interconnected. The anthology supplies sufficient pedagogical tools to aid the student in understanding how the material relates to her/his own life and how her/his own attitudes, actions, and perspectives may serve to perpetuate a stratified system.
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Review: The Social Construction of Difference and Inequality: Race, Class, Gender and SexualityUser Review - Kris Newman - Goodreads
This is a great collection of pieces about social issues. Not my favorite, but it worked for class. Read full review
Review: The Social Construction of Difference and Inequality: Race, Class, Gender and SexualityUser Review - Deirdre - Goodreads
Yet ANOTHER text book - this is a great one if you are needing something to make you feel guilty about being white, heterosexual or male. Read full review
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