The gendered society / Michael S. Kimmel.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Kimmel, Michael S.
Format: Book
Published: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition:3rd ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : human beings : an engendered species
  • pt. 1. Explanations of gender. Ordained by nature : biology constructs the sexes ; Spanning the world : culture constructs gender difference ; "So, that explains it" : psychoanalytic and developmental perspectives on gender ; The social construction of gender relations
  • pt. 2. Gendered identities, gendered institutions. The gendered family ; The gendered classroom ; Separate and unequal : the gendered world of work
  • pt. 3. Gendered interactions. The gendered media ; Gendered intimacies : friendship and love ; The gendered body ; The gender of violence
  • Epilogue : "a degendered society"?