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Gender Mosaics
Language: en
Pages: 519
Authors: Dana Vannoy
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Roxbury Publishing Company

"Gender mosaics reflects a sociological point of view on gender. It emphasizes both the social construction of gender in everyday interactions and gender as a stratification system built into social institutions. Through these readings, students come to see how gendered behavior results in a stratification system in which men and
Race, Gender, Sexuality, and Social Class
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Susan J. Ferguson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-16 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

An eye-opening exploration of how socials statuses intersect to shape our identities and produce inequalities. In this fully edited and streamlined Race, Gender, Sexuality, and Social Class: Dimensions of Inequality and Identity, Second Edition, Susan Ferguson has carefully selected readings that open readers’ eyes to the ways that social statuses
The Gender Communication Connection
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Teri Kwal Gamble, Michael W. Gamble
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-09 - Publisher: Routledge

The third edition of this classic text helps readers consider the myriad ways gendered attitudes and practices influence communication in our personal and professional interactions. Written in an engaging style, with a wide array of exercises designed to challenge and interest readers in applying what they learn, the book integrates
The Kaleidoscope of Gender
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Catherine G. Valentine, Mary Nell Trautner, Joan Z. Spade
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-07 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

The authors are proud sponsors of the 2020 SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award—enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop. The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities provides an accessible, timely, and stimulating overview of the cutting-edge literature and
Gender and the Social Construction of Illness
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Judith Lorber, Lisa Jean Moore
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: Rowman Altamira

Judith Lorber and Lisa Jean Moore consider the interface between the social institutions of gender and Western medicine in this brief, lively textbook. They offer a distinct feminist viewpoint to analyze issues of power and politics concerning physical illness. For a creative, feminist-oriented alternative to traditional texts on medical sociology,