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The kaleidoscope of gender : prisms, patterns, and possibilities

Author: Joan Z Spade; Catherine G Valentine
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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A revised and updated edition of this popular introduction to the sociology of gender. An impressive collection of creative articles by top scholars in the field.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Collected Works
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Z Spade; Catherine G Valentine
ISBN: 9781412951463 1412951461 9781412979061 1412979064
OCLC Number: 162501997
Description: xxii, 581 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. I. Prisms --
1. The prism of gender --
Introduction to reading 1 --
Reading 1. Gender as a social structure : theory wrestling with activism / Barbara J. Risman --
Introduction to reading 2 --
Reading 2. What it means to be gendered me / Betsy Lucal --
Introduction to reading 3 --
Reading 3. Beyond pink and blue / Sharon E. Preves --
Introduction to reading 4 --
Reading 4. The trouble with testosterone / Robert Sapolsky --
Introduction to reading 5 --
Reading 5. Multiple genders among North American Indians / Serena Nanda --
2. The interaction of gender with other socially constructed prisms --
Introduction to reading 6 --
Reading 6. Inequality on the shopping floor / Christine L. Williams --
Introduction to reading 7 --
Reading 7. Toward a new vision : race, class, and gender as categories of analysis and connection / Patricia Hill Collins --
Introduction to reading 8 --
Reading 8. Asian American women and racialized femininities : "doing" gender across cultural worlds / Karen D. Pyke, Denise L. Johnson --
Introduction to reading 9 --
Reading 9. "Not all differences are created equal" : multiple jeopardy in a gendered organization / Jane Ward --
3. Gender and the prism of culture --
Introduction to reading 10 --
Reading 10. "It's only a penis" : rape, feminism, and difference / Christine Helliwell --
Introduction to reading 11 --
Reading 11. Female circumcision : Muslim identities and zero tolerance policies in rural West Java / Lynda Newland --
Introduction to reading 12 --
Reading 12. Revisiting "woman-woman marriage" : notes on Gĩkũyũ women / Wairimũ Ngarũiya Njambi, William E. O'Brien --
Introduction to reading 13 --
Reading 13. Reinventing honorable masculinity : discourses from a working-class Indian community / Annie George --
Introduction to reading 14 --
Reading 14. Gender and power / Maria Alexandra Lepowsky. pt. II. Patterns --
4. Learning and doing gender --
Introduction to reading 15 --
Reading 15. Playing in the gender transgression zone : race, class, and hegemonic masculinity in middle childhood / C. Shawn McGuffey, B. Lindsay Rich --
Introduction to reading 16 --
Reading 16. "No way my boys are going to be like that!" : parents' responses to children's gender nonconformity / Emily W. Kane --
Introduction to reading 17 --
Reading 17. The pervasiveness and persistence of the feminine beauty ideal in children's fairy tales / Lori Baker-Sperry, Liz Grauerholz --
Introduction to reading 18 --
Reading 18. Between a "soft" and a "hard" place : gender, ethnicity, and culture in the school and at home / Prudence L. Carer --
Introduction to reading 19 --
Reading 19. My life as a man / Elizabeth Gilbert --
Introduction to reading 20 --
Reading 20. Slut! Growing up female with a bad reputation / Leora Tanenbaum --
5. Buying and selling gender --
Introduction to reading 21 --
Reading 21. The pink dragon is female : Halloween costumes and gender markers / Adie Nelson --
Introduction to reading 22 --
Reading 22. The anthropometry of Barbie : unsettling ideals of the feminine body in popular culture / Jacqueline Urla, Alan C. Swedlund --
Introduction to reading 23 --
Reading 23. Firming the floppy penis : age, class, and gender relations in the lives of old men / Toni Calasanti, Neal King --
Introduction to reading 24 --
Reading 24. Consuming Orientalism : images of Asian-American women in multicultural advertising / Minjeong Kim, Angie Y. Chung --
Introduction to reading 25 --
Reading 25. Is he boyfriend material? Representation of males in teenage girls' magazines / Kirsten B. Firminger --
6. Tracing gender's mark on bodies, sexualities, and emotions --
Introduction to reading 26 --
Reading 26. Size 6 : the Western woman's harem / Fatema Mernissi --
Introduction to reading 27 --
Reading 27. Bear bodies, bear masculinity : recuperation, resistance, or retreat? / Peter Hennen --
Introduction to reading 28 --
Reading 28. Doing gender, doing class : the performance of sexuality in exotic dance clubs / Mary Nell Trautner --
Introduction to reading 29 --
Reading 29. "If it's not on, it's not on," or is it? / Nicola Gavey, Kathryn McPhillips, Marion Doherty --
Introduction to reading 30 --
Reading 30. Gender and emotion management in the stages of edgework / Jennifer Lois --
7. Gender at work --
Introduction to reading 31 --
Reading 31. Inequality regimes : gender, class, and race in organizations / Joan Acker --
Introduction to reading 32 --
Reading 32. Selling women short : gender inequality on Wall Street / Louise Marie Roth --
Introduction to reading 33 --
Reading 33. Emerging theories of care work / Paula England --
Introduction to reading 34 --
Reading 34. Hard drives and glass ceilings : gender stratification in high-tech production / Steven C. McKay --
Introduction to reading 35 --
Reading 35. Mommies and daddies on the fast track in other wealthy nations / Gwen Moore --
Introduction to reading 36 --
Reading 36. Moral dilemmas, moral strategies, and the transformation of gender : lessons from two generations of work and family change / Kathleen Gerson --
8. Gender in intimate relationships --
Introduction to reading 37 --
Reading 37. thinking about gender and power in marriage / Veronica Jaris Tichenor --
Introduction to reading 38 --
Reading 38. Black intimacies : love, sex, and relationships, the pursuit of intimacy / Shirley A. Hill --
Introduction to reading 39 --
Reading 39. Complexity of father involvement in low-income Mexican American families / Scott Coltrane, Ross D. Parke, Michele Adams --
Introduction to reading 40 --
Reading 40. Opting into motherhood : lesbians blurring the boundaries and transforming the meaning of parenthood and kinship / Gillian A. Dunne --
Introduction to reading 41 --
Reading 41. Class-based masculinities : the interdependence of gender, class, and interpersonal power / Karen D. Pyke --
9. Enforcing gender --
Introduction to reading 42 --
Reading 42. Sexual assault on campus : a multilevel, integrative approach to party rape / Elizabeth A. Armstrong, Laura Hamilton, Brian Sweeney --
Introduction to reading 43 --
Reading 43. It hurts to be a girl : growing up poor, white, and female / Julia Hall --
Introduction to reading 44 --
Reading 44. Gendering violence : masculinity and power in men's accounts of domestic violence / Kristin L. Anderson, Debra Umberson --
Introduction to reading 45 --
Reading 45. Sexual harassment and masculinity : the power and meaning of "girl watching" / Beth A. Quinn. pt. III. Possibilities --
10. Nothing is forever --
Introduction to reading 46 --
Reading 46. Identity politics in the women's movement / Barbara Ryan --
Introduction to reading 47 --
Reading 47. Native American feminism, sovereignty, and social change / Andrea Smith --
Introduction to reading 48 --
Reading 48. Change among the gatekeepers : men, masculinities, and gender equality in the global arena / R.W. Connell --
Introduction to reading 49 --
Reading 49. Unraveling the gender knot / Allan Johnson.
Responsibility: [edited by] Joan Z. Spade, Catherine Valentine.
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