6 edition of Gender, history, and culture found in the catalog.
Gender, history, and culture
Contributed articles on a novel by Rama Mehta based on the culture and traditions of Rajasthan, India with special reference to women.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Supriya Agarwal, Urmil Talwar.|
|Contributions||Agarwal, Supriya., Talwar, Urmil.|
|LC Classifications||PR9499.3.M42A61-.Z458I (P-PZ40)+|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 238 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||238|
|LC Control Number||2008319887|
Gender, Place & Culture. A Journal of Feminist Geography. Impact Factor. book review. Libérons-nous du féminisme [Let’s liberate ourselves from feminism/Let’s get rid of feminism] by Berenice Levet, Paris, Editions de l’observatoire, , pp., €18 (paperback), ISBN Building on three decades of research in women's and gender history, the book opens up new avenues in the history of masculinity. The essays by social, political and cultural historians therefore map masculinity's part in making revolution, waging war, building nations and constructing welfare states.
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Many intractable controversies in today’s culture wars relate to issues of sex and gender. Americans disagree, for instance, about whether marriage. "A Major Collection of Scholarship that Contains the most up-to-Date, Indeed Cutting-Edge Work on Gender and Jewish History by Several Generations of Top Scholars."Atina Grossmann, the Cooper UnionBy Revealing the Importance of gender in interpreting the Jewish past, this collection of original essays highlights the profound influence that feminist scholarship has had on the study of Jewish Reviews: 1.
Gender in History reminds us, however, that several factors have influenced the extent to which such traditions are enforced. Most commonly, necessity has ensured that many women have possessed more agency in terms of making decisions and managing family, household, domestic economy and property than these customs and law codes would suggest.
Gender & History is very pleased to announce that Samia Khatun has won the Mary Bennett Prize for Women's History for her article 'The Book of Marriage: Histories of Muslim Women in Twentieth‐Century Australia', (Gender & History,pp). For Wiley's. Exploring topics ranging from language and class to the politics of work and family, Gender and the Politics of History is a vital contribution to feminist history and historical methodology that also speaks more broadly to the ongoing redefinition of gender in our political and cultural vocabularies.
This book provides a short and accessible introduction to the field of gender history, one that has vastly expanded in scope and substance since the mid s. Paying close attention to both classic texts in the field and the latest literature, the author examines the origins and development of the field and elucidates current debates and controversies.
About this book Introduction The works, while focusing on women as a primary subject, highlight in particular gender difference, the construction of both femininity and masculinity in a culture that has undergone major transformation and disruptions over the period of three centuries.
Gender in Medieval Culture provides a detailed examination of medieval society's views on both gender and sexuality, and shows how they are inextricably linked. Sex roles were clearly defined in the medieval world although there were exceptions to the rules, and this book examines both the commonplace world view and the exceptions to by: 2.
Gender History Game‟, which pro vides a close reading of my article „History and the Challenge of Gender History‟, Rethink ing History, (), pp.
- Gender identity, an individual’s self-conception as a man or woman or as a boy or girl or as some combination of man/boy and woman/girl or as someone fluctuating between man/boy and woman/girl or as someone outside those categories is distinguished from actual biological sex—i.e., male or female.
For most persons, gender identity and biological sex correspond in the. In addition to her administrative and advising work in Gender Studies, Dr.
Butler teaches Introduction to Gender Studies, as well as courses on such varied topics as prisons, marriage, popular culture, and the history of handcrafts.
Her scholarly work focuses on the histories of race and sexuality in popular and public cultures in the United. Following the profession up toThe Gender of History traces the emergence of a renewed interest in social and cultural history which had been demeaned in the nineteenth century, when professional historians viewed themselves as supermen who could see through the surface of events to invisible meanings and motives.
But Smith doesn't let Reviews: 4. Book Description. This book reconstructs the history of conception, pregnancy and childbirth in Europe from antiquity to the 20th century, focusing on its most significant turning points: the emergence of a medical-scientific approach to delivery in Ancient Greece, the impact of Christianity, the establishment of the man-midwife in the 18th century, the medicalisation of childbirth, the.
Gender & History | Gender & History is now established as the major international journal for research and writing on the history of femininity and masculinity and of gender relations.
Spanning. Thus, culture and its influence on gender identities and sexual practices is an interesting domain for further cultural studies and in the present scenario, wherein the world is facing concepts. Bornstein, a trans woman who finds gender deeply problematic, sums up this resistance nicely in her book title, Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us1.
It is commonly argued that biological differences between males and females determine gender by causing enduring differences in capabilities and dispositions. Sex. Anisogamy, or the size differences of gametes (sex cells), is the defining feature of the two sexes. By definition, males have small, mobile gametes (); females have large and generally immobile gametes (ova or eggs).In humans, typical male or female sexual differentiation includes the presence or absence of a Y chromosome, the type of gonads (ovary or testes), the balance of sex hormones.
Cultural Politics, Gender & History in Malala Yousafzai's I am Malala In order to appreciate the cultural issues around female experiences brought forward by Malala Yousafzai’s memoir I Am Malala, it is important to situate the memoir historically and read it as a part of a particular cultural and political context in Pakistan.
About the Author Marianne Hirsch is a professor of comparative literature and gender studies at Columbia University. Her most recent books are, with Leo Spitzer, Ghosts of Home: The Afterlife of Czernowitz in Jewish Memory and, with Nancy K. Miller, Rites of Return: Diaspora Poetics and the Politics of of this book's chapters were written with Leo Spitzer, who is also the author of.
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Women's & Gender History; World/International History; Cross-Cultural Interaction Between Byzantium and the West, –. Within religion and culture, this inequality is evident in the fact that men overwhelmingly dominate in the highest levels of the hierarchy in these sectors.
Religion and culture as powerful institutions within society play a major role in shaping gender roles and perpetuating gender inequality and are powerful institutions within society.The Gender and American Culture series, guided by feminist perspectives, examines the social construction and influence of gender and sexuality within the full range of American cultures.
Books in the series explore the intersection of gender (both female and male) with such markers of difference as race, class, and region.Abstract. Details of the ‘discovery’ of gender in sociological inquiry, do not belong here, but this chapter shows the importance of ‘gendered’ culture as an aspect of collective life and addresses the question of how culture is involved in the constitution of gender and gender relations.