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Kaleidoscope of Gender Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities

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ISBN-10: 1506389104

ISBN-13: 9781506389103

Edition: 6th 2020

Authors: Catherine (Kay) G. Valentine, Mary Nell Trautner, Joan Z. Spade

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The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities, provides an overview of the cutting-edge literature and theoretical frameworks in sociology and related fields in order to understand the social construction of gender.  In this 6th edition, both classical and contemporary contributions to gender and theory research from renown scholars focus on where the field has been, where it is currently, and where it is headed. Editors Catherine Valentine, Mary Nell Trautner and the work of Joan Spadefocus on the paradigms and approaches to gender studies that are constantly changing and evolving.  The Kaleidoscope metaphor and the three themes - prisms, patterns, and possibilities-…    
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Book details

List price: $151.00
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2020
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/15/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 616
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.81" tall
Weight: 2.662
Language: English

Catherine (Kay) G. Valentine is professor emerita of sociology at Nazareth College in Rochester, New York. She received her Ph.D. from Syracuse University and her B.A. from the State University of New York at Albany. Kay taught a wide range of courses, such as sociology of gender, senior seminar in sociology, sociology of bodies and emotions, sociology of consumerism, and human sexuality. Her publications include articles on teaching sociology, women's bodies and emotions, gender and qualitative research, and the sociology of art museums. She is the founding director of women's studies at Nazareth College and long-time member of the American Sociological Association and Sociologists for…    

Joan Z. Spade is professor emerita of sociology at The College at Brockport, State University of New York, in Brockport, New York. She received her PhD from the University of Buffalo. She has been teaching and writing in the field for more than 30 years: highlights include a semester teaching in Budapest, Hungary, as a Fulbright Scholar, and authoring articles on rape culture, meaning of work in men's and women's lives,nbsp; gender and family, and gender in education. She is a coauthor of Schools and Society:nbsp; A Sociological Approach to Education, coeditor of Implementing Educational Reform: Sociological Perspectives on Educational Policy, and coauthor of articles in sociol�ogy of…