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Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Julia T. Wood
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2014-01-01
ISBN : 9781285075938
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Written by leading gender communication scholar Julia T. Wood, GENDERED LIVES, 11E introduces you to theories, research, and pragmatic information, demonstrating the multiple and often interactive ways that one's views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. With the most up-to-date research, balanced perspectives of masculinity and femininity, a personal introduction to the field, and a conversational first-person writing style, this engaging text encourages you to think critically about gender and society. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Gwyn Kirk,Margo Okazawa-Rey
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Release : 2019-08-16
ISBN : 9780190928285
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Gendered Lives: Intersectional Perspectives, Seventh Edition, is an interdisciplinary text-reader that provides an introduction to women's and gender studies within a global context by examining the diversity of US women's lives across categories of race-ethnicity, class, sexuality, gender expression, disability, age, and immigration status. Substantial chapter introductions provide statistical information and explanations of key concepts and ideas as a context for the reading selections. Each chapter includes reading questions and suggestions for taking action, to help students link what they learn to their own lives and to the world around them.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Julia T. Wood
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release : 2003
ISBN : 9780534581633
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Written by the leading gender communication scholar, this text introduces students to theories, research, and pragmatic information that demonstrates the multiple, often interactive, ways in which our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Shirley Dex,Jacqueline L. Scott,Anke Plagnol
Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
Release : 2012-01-01
ISBN : 1849806276
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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'This state-of-the art collection brings together the latest research of eminent experts in the field. It combines a wide sweep with focused analysis of gender dynamics at home and at work, and the interaction between them. A longitudinal and life course perspective underpins the authors' assessment of the current state of gender inequality, and helps explain why some domains are more resistant to change than others. This timely and innovative volume will be an excellent resource for academics and policy-makers alike.' – Miriam Glucksmann, University of Essex, UK This meticulous book examines how gender inequalities in contemporary societies are changing and how further changes towards greater gender equality might be achieved. The focus of the book is on inequalities in production and reproductive activities, as played out over time and in specific contexts. It examines the different forms that gendered lives take in the household and the workplace, and explores how gender equalities may be promoted in a changing world. Gendered Lives offers many novel and sometimes unexpected findings that contribute to new understandings of not only the causes of gender inequalities, but also the ongoing implications for economic well-being and societal integration. This topical and interdisciplinary study by leading researchers in the field will appeal to course leaders, researchers and postgraduate students in sociology, economics, public policy, demography and human geography. Social scientists interested in gender equality, labour market behaviour and public policy will also find much to interest them in this fascinating book.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Julia T. Wood,Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2018-01-01
ISBN : 1337671045
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Well-written and well-researched by leading gender communication scholars Julia T. Wood and Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz, GENDERED LIVES: COMMUNICATION, GENDER, & CULTURE, 13th Edition, provides the latest theories, research and pragmatic information to help readers think critically about gender and society. The book demonstrates the multiple and often interactive ways a person's views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. It offers balanced coverage of different sexes, genders and sexual orientations. Reflecting emerging trends and issues, the new edition includes expansive coverage of men's issues, an integrated emphasis on social media and a stronger focus on gender in the public sphere. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Historical Archaeology of Gendered Lives

Historical Archaeology of Gendered Lives Book
Author : Deborah Rotman
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2009-07-25
ISBN : 9780387896687
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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During the last half of the nineteenth century, a number of social and economic factors converged that resulted in the rural village of Deerfield, Massachusetts becoming almost entirely female. This drastic shift in population presents a unique lens through which to study gender roles and social relations in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. The lessons gleaned from this case study will provide new insight to the study of gender relations throughout other historical periods as well. Through an intensive examination of both historical and archaeological evidence, the author presents a clear picture of the gendered social relations in Deerfield over the span of seventy years. While gender relations in urban settings have been studied extensively, this unique work provides the same level of examination to gender relations in a rural setting. Likewise, where previous studies have often focused only on relations between married men and women, the unique case of Deerfield provides insight into the experiences of single women, particularly widows and “spinsters”. This work presents a unique contribution that will be essential for anyone studying the historical archaeology of gender, or gender roles in the Victorian era and beyond.

Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean

Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean Book
Author : Erin E. Stiles,Katrina Daly Thompson
Publisher : Ohio University Press
Release : 2015-10-21
ISBN : 082144543X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Muslim communities throughout the Indian Ocean have long questioned what it means to be a “good Muslim.” Much recent scholarship on Islam in the Indian Ocean considers debates among Muslims about authenticity, authority, and propriety. Despite the centrality of this topic within studies of Indian Ocean, African, and other Muslim communities, little of the existing scholarship has addressed such debates in relation to women, gender, or sexuality. Yet women are deeply involved with ideas about what it means to be a “good Muslim.” In Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean, anthropologists, historians, linguists, and gender studies scholars examine Islam, sexuality, gender, and marriage on the Swahili coast and elsewhere in the Indian Ocean. The book examines diverse sites of empowerment, contradiction, and resistance affecting cultural norms, Islam and ideas of Islamic authenticity, gender expectations, ideologies of modernity, and British education. The book’s attention to both masculinity and femininity, broad examination of the transnational space of the Swahili coast, and inclusion of research on non-Swahili groups on the East African coast makes it a unique and indispensable resource. Contributors: Nadine Beckmann, Pat Caplan, Corrie Decker, Rebecca Gearhart, Linda Giles, Meghan Halley, Susan Hirsch, Susi Keefe, Kjersti Larsen, Elisabeth McMahon, Erin Stiles, and Katrina Daly Thompson

Gendered Lives Communication Gender and Culture 8th

Gendered Lives  Communication  Gender  and Culture  8th Book
Author : Julia Wood
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2008-03-07
ISBN : 9781428229952
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Written by leading gender communication scholar Julia T. Wood, GENDERED LIVES, Eighth Edition, introduces you to theories, research, and pragmatic information demonstrating the multiple and often interactive ways that our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. With the most up-to-date research, balanced perspectives of masculinity and femininity, a personal introduction to the field, and a conversational first-person writing style, GENDERED LIVES, Eighth Edition, is an engaging text that encourages you to think critically about gender and our society. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Gendered Lives Sexual Beings

Gendered Lives  Sexual Beings Book
Author : Joya Misra,Mahala D. Stewart,Marni Alyson Brown
Publisher : Sage Publications, Incorporated
Release : 2017-06-27
ISBN : 9781506329345
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This innovative reader contains foundational and cutting-edge articles representing a range of primary feminist research by established and early-career scholars. Editors Joya Misra, Mahala Dyer Stewart, and Marni Alyson Brown have carefully selected, edited, and introduced the selections with undergraduate students in mind, and address many key 21st century approaches to feminist scholarship throughout, including intersectional perspectives, global and transnational perspectives, a focus on transgender, and an emphasis on masculinity. Gendered Lives, Sexual Beings is also supported by a dynamic blog, where the editors connect the readings to current events and related online articles, films, short videos, and podcasts. Go beyond the text with the Gendered Lives, Sexual Beings blog here: https://gendersexualityreader.wordpress.com/

Gendered Life Courses Between Standardization and Individualization

Gendered Life Courses Between Standardization and Individualization Book
Author : René Levy,Eric D. Widmer
Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
Release : 2013
ISBN : 3643801432
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This volume presents an integrated approach to life-course analysis with innovations on the theoretical, empirical and methodological level. Life courses are considered as multidimensional individual trajectories that are influenced not only by available resources and by trajectories of closely related others (children, partners), but also by gender and by specific institutional configurations. This approach is applied to Switzerland, a society mixing modern and traditional elements. René Levy is Professor emeritus of Sociology, Institute of Interdisciplinary Life-course Studies and Pavie Centre (now Life Course and Social Inequalities Center LINES), University of Lausanne. Eric D. Widmer is Professor at the Department of Sociology, University of Geneva, and member of IDEMO, an interdisciplinary research institute on population and life course issues.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Julia T. Wood,Natalie Fixmier-Oraiz
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2017
ISBN : 9781473744691
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Wood
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2014
ISBN : 9781473714359
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Impaired Bodies Gendered Lives Everyday Realities of Disabled Women

Impaired Bodies  Gendered Lives  Everyday Realities of Disabled Women Book
Author : Nandini Ghosh
Publisher : Ratna Sagar
Release : 2016-05-05
ISBN : 9789384092269
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Impaired Bodies, Gendered Lives: Everyday Realities of Disabled Women explores the intersections of gender and disability. Situating disabled women in their local contexts and using an ethnographic approach, this book also provides a review of empirical literature on disabled women, both globally and in India. It seeks, hence, to illustrate how global gendered structures influence practices of gender and ability in specific communities. The lives of disabled women remain entrenched in gendered regimes within families, communities and public spaces, though the agency demonstrated by these women in defining themselves as women and negotiating gendered spaces is remarkable. Keeping this in mind, the present volume steers a balance between a sound academic understanding of the issues of gender and disability, and the involved care of a feminist disability activist. Finally, it attempts to meld the wider challenges of feminist theory, developed both nationally and internationally, with a more immediate understanding of the centrality of gender in the Bengali cultural milieu that percolates down to the remotest corners of Bengali rural life.

Men Masculinities and Aging

Men  Masculinities  and Aging Book
Author : Edward H. Thompson,, Jr.
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Release : 2018-09-18
ISBN : 1442278560
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Men, Masculinities, and Aging explores the intersections of generations, class, geographies, and masculinities. It offers a fresh perspective on men’s experiences with bodily aging, growing older within ageist societies, and navigating the virtual absence of cultural guidelines for being an old man.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Geoffrey Wood,Inman
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1996
ISBN : 9780534507718
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives Book
Author : Wood,Geoffrey Wood,Julia T. Wood
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release : 2002-06-17
ISBN : 9780534581657
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Written by the leading gender communication scholar, this text introduces students to theories, research, and pragmatic information that demonstrates the multiple, often interactive, ways in which our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture.

Climate Change and Gendered Livelihoods in Bangladesh

Climate Change and Gendered Livelihoods in Bangladesh Book
Author : Sajal Roy
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2021-10-03
ISBN : 100043060X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Globally climate-induced disasters have been impacting marginalised communities’ lives, livelihood and gendered relations. This book explores the effects of Cyclone Aila (as a result of climate change) in 2009 on the rural livelihoods and gendered relations of two ethnically distinct forest communities – Munda, an indigenous group, and Shora, a Muslim group – dwelling near the Sundarbans Forest in Bangladesh. Examining the cyclone’s medium- to long-term impacts on livelihoods and comparative aspects of gendered relations between these two contrasting communities, this book addresses a gap in current critical development studies. It adopts an ethnographic research design and analyses the alterations to livelihood activities and reconfiguration of gender relations within the Munda and Shora communities since 2009. The study primarily contends that post-Aila, livelihoods and gendered relations have been substantially transformed in both communities, making the case that the improvement of local infrastructure, as an important part of the geographical location, has noticeably progressed the living conditions and livelihoods of some members of the Munda and Shora communities. Connecting climate-induced changes with the construction and alteration of gendered livelihood patterns, the book will be of interest to a wide range of academics in the fields of Asian Studies, Sociology of Environment, Social Anthropology, Human Geography, Gender and Cultural Studies, Human Geography, Disaster Management and Forestry and Environmental Science.

Web Site Gendered Lives 6e

Web Site Gendered Lives 6e Book
Author : Wood
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2021-10-22
ISBN : 9780534636166
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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I R M Gendered Lives

I  R  M  Gendered Lives Book
Author : Wood
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2008-03-01
ISBN : 9781428229990
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean

Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean Book
Author : Erin E. Stiles,Katrina Daly Thompson
Publisher : Indian Ocean Studies Series
Release : 2015
ISBN : 9780821421871
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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In this publication, anthropologists, historians, linguists, and gender studies scholars examine islam, sexuality, gender, and marriage on the Swahili coast and elsewhere in the Indian Ocean. The book examines diverse sites of empowerment, contradiction, and resistance affecting cultural norms, islam and ideas of islamic authenticity, gender expectations, ideologies of modernity, and British education. The book pays attention to both masculinity and femininity, examinates the transnational space of the Swahili coast, and includes research on non-Swahili groups on the East African coast. Contributors: Nadine Beckmann, Pat Caplan, Corrie Decker, Rebecca Gearhart, Linda L. Giles, Meghan Halley, Susan F. Hirsch, Susi Krehbiel Keefe, Kjersti Larsen, Elisabeth McMahon, Erin E. Stiles, and Katrina Daly Thompson.