Gender in History: New Perspectives on the Past

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Wiley, Oct 16, 2001 - History - 256 pages
This concise overview explores the construction of gender in many cultures around the world at different times.

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Merry Wiesner-Hanks is Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Her previous publications include Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe (1993), Discovering the Global Past: A Look at the Evidence (1997) and Christianity and Sexuality in the Early Modern World: Regulating Desire, Reforming Practice (2000). She is co-editor of the Sixteenth Century Journal.

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