Gender and Culture in America

Gender and Culture in America

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For undergraduate courses in Anthropology of Gender, Introduction to Women's Studies, Gender Roles, and Sociology of Women.This lively text uses a historical framework to address gender in America in terms of a set of dominant cultural themes-explaining how these themes both fluctuate over time, and are responded to in different ways by various ethnic groups and social classes. It encourages students to consider gender in America as enmeshed in the country's distinctive cultural traditions.show more

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  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 156 x 231.1 x 11.7mm | 308.45g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130613282
  • 9780130613288

Table of contents

1. Introduction. 2. A Cultural History of American Gender: 1600 to 1900. 3. The Twentieth Century. 4. Ethnic Minorities: Native Americans and African Americans. 5. Ethnic Minorities: Latinos and Asian Americans. 6. Gender on the College Campus. 7. American Gender: Themes and Issues. Appendix A: Survey Questionnaire. Appendix B: Tables Showing Survey Results. Glossary. Index.show more

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