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Encyclopedia of gender and society

Author: Jodi O'Brien
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This encyclopedia is a scholarly, entertaining, and highly readable reference work. Editor O'Brien (Seattle Univ.) provides readers with a "gender lens" on society, while emphasizing both individual and global aspects of social life. Entries, written by gender scholars across the US and abroad, are organized in 14 categories: "Arts, Popular Culture, and Sports," "Associations and Organizations," "Biographies,"  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of gender and society.
Los Angeles : SAGE, c2009
(OCoLC)657165594
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jodi O'Brien
ISBN: 9781412909167 1412909163
OCLC Number: 185031285
Notes: "A Sage reference publication."
Description: 2 volumes (xxxii, 976 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: v. 1. A-L --
v. 2. M-Z; index.
Responsibility: edited by Jodi O'Brien.

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