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The Social construction of gender / edited by Judith Lorber, Susan A. Farrell.

Contributor(s): Lorber, Judith | Farrell, Susan A.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1991Description: 374 p, ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0803939566; 9780803939561; 0803939574 (pbk.); 9780803939578 (pbk.).Subject(s): Sex role -- United States | Feminism -- United States | Women -- United States -- Social conditions | Feminism | United StatesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Social construction of gender.DDC classification: 305.3 Other classification: 71.31 | MS 3000 | MS 3150 | SOZ 450f
Contents:
Doing gender / Candace West and Don H. Zimmerman -- Social location and gender-role attitudes : a comparison of black and white women / Karen Dugger -- Masculinities and athletic careers / Michael A. Messner -- "Helped put in a quilt" : men's work and male intimacy in nineteenth-century New England / Karen V. Hansen -- Bargaining with patriarchy / Deniz Kandiyoti -- Family, feminism, and race in America / Maxine Baca Zinn -- Bringing the men back in : sex differentiation and the devaluation of women's work / Barbara F. Reskin -- Hierarchies, jobs, bodies : a theory of gendered organizations / Joan Acker -- Labor-market gender inequality in minority groups / Elizabeth M. Almquist -- Feminization of poverty and comparable worth : radical versus liberal approaches / Johanna Brenner --
When gender is not enough : women interviewing women / Catherine Kohler Riessman -- Race and class bias in qualitative research on women / Lynn Weber Cannon, Elizabeth Higginbotham, and Marianne L. A. Leung -- The development of feminist consciousness among Asian American women / Esther Ngan-Ling Chow -- The development of Chicana feminist discourse, 1970-1980 / Alma M. Garcia -- New Bedford, Massachusetts, March 6, 1983-March 22, 1984 : the "before and after" of a group rape / Lynn S. Chancer -- Theories of gender equality : lessons from the Israeli Kibbutz / Judith Buber Agassi -- "It's our church, too!" women's position in the Catholic church today / Susan A. Farrell -- Dismantling Noah's ark / Judith Lorber.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
Stacks - 3rd Floor
HQ1075.5.U6 S62 1991 (Browse shelf) Available 0000000974840

"Published in cooperation with Sociologists for Women in Society."

"A collection of readings ... primarily selected from the first four years of Gender & society"--Pref.

Includes bibliographical references.

Doing gender / Candace West and Don H. Zimmerman -- Social location and gender-role attitudes : a comparison of black and white women / Karen Dugger -- Masculinities and athletic careers / Michael A. Messner -- "Helped put in a quilt" : men's work and male intimacy in nineteenth-century New England / Karen V. Hansen -- Bargaining with patriarchy / Deniz Kandiyoti -- Family, feminism, and race in America / Maxine Baca Zinn -- Bringing the men back in : sex differentiation and the devaluation of women's work / Barbara F. Reskin -- Hierarchies, jobs, bodies : a theory of gendered organizations / Joan Acker -- Labor-market gender inequality in minority groups / Elizabeth M. Almquist -- Feminization of poverty and comparable worth : radical versus liberal approaches / Johanna Brenner --

When gender is not enough : women interviewing women / Catherine Kohler Riessman -- Race and class bias in qualitative research on women / Lynn Weber Cannon, Elizabeth Higginbotham, and Marianne L. A. Leung -- The development of feminist consciousness among Asian American women / Esther Ngan-Ling Chow -- The development of Chicana feminist discourse, 1970-1980 / Alma M. Garcia -- New Bedford, Massachusetts, March 6, 1983-March 22, 1984 : the "before and after" of a group rape / Lynn S. Chancer -- Theories of gender equality : lessons from the Israeli Kibbutz / Judith Buber Agassi -- "It's our church, too!" women's position in the Catholic church today / Susan A. Farrell -- Dismantling Noah's ark / Judith Lorber.

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