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Sex & Gender

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9780073405537

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0073405531
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Pub. Date:
7/23/2007
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McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

This is a comprehensive introduction to sex and gender theories, research, and issues, focusing on social psychological and feminist perspectives. The book examines the similarities and differences between women and men, discusses where that knowledge comes from, and explains how that knowledge may itself be shaped and limited by cultural perceptions. This new edition has been thoroughly revised with up-to-date research citations for all chapters and more current examples.

Table of Contents

Myths, theories, and research
Masculinity & Femininity
Myths & Stereotypes
Theoretical Perspectives on Sex & Gender
Researching Sex & Gender
Exploring the Whys & Hows
Behavior & experience
female—male similarities & differences
World’s Apart? Gender Differences in Social Behavior & Experience
Biology & Environment
The Process of Becoming Female or Male
Perceptual & Cognitive Abilities
Gender Similarities & Differences
Sexual Lives & Orientations
Hormonal & Reproductive Connections
Mental & Physical Health
Stress, Change, & Adaptations
Sex & gender in social relationships
Sex & Gender & Childhood
Constructing Gender
Family & Friends
Attachment, Intimacy, & Power
Economic & Political Life
Power, Status, & Achievement
Issues in the Workplace
Justice, Equity, & Social Change Epilogue
The Ties That Bind
The Future of Sex & Gender
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