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ISBN-10: 0745623778

ISBN-13: 9780745623771

Edition: 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Harriet Bradley

List price: $24.95
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Gender issues have become an increasingly prominent concern of academics and policy-makers. Although the death of feminism has often been pronounced, feminist ideas still permeate modern thinking. But what exactly do we mean by gender? How can we best understand gender differences? How are current gender relations changing? Are we facing a crisis of masculinity? Is social life being feminized? What would it be like to live in a society in which differences of gender were transcended? In this lively and accessible book Harriet Bradley provides an introduction to the concept of gender and the different theoretical approaches which have developed within gender studies. Utilizing life…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 7/31/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Introduction
In and Out of the Frame: a Personal History of Gender
What's in a Name?
Gendering and Class: Growing up Girl, Growing up Boy
Gender and Modernity
Being a Man in the Twenty-first Century
Gender and Postmodernity
Sisters Under the Skin? Identities in a Global Age
Gendered Worlds : Production
Having it All: Family and Employmen in Women's Lives
Gendered Worlds: Reproduction
Men and Me: Arrangements Between the Sexes
Gendered Worlds: Consumption
Doesn't Have to Be This Way: Gendered Utopias
Conclusion What the Future holds: Gender, Theory and Politics