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Gender in world history

Author: Peter N Stearns
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.
Series: Themes in world history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From classical times to the twentieth century, this book provides a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men and women, and their roles when different cultural systems come into contact.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter N Stearns
ISBN: 0415223105 0415223113 9780415223102 9780415223119
OCLC Number: 123102488
Description: viii, 162 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The traditional base: Civilizations and patriarchy --
pt. I. From classical civilizations through the postclassical period. 2. Early contacts: Influences from cultural diversity. 3. Buddhism and Chinese women. 4. Islamic standards outside the heartland: Changes and continuities in India and sub-Saharan Africa. 5. The Chinese influence --
pt. II. Results of European expansion, 1500-1900. 6. European and Native Americans. 7. Men and women amid British imperialism in India. 8. Western influences and regional reactions: Polynesia and Africa. 9. Westernization and gender: Beyond the colonial models --
pt. III. The twentieth century. 10. Immigration as culture contact. 11. Contact and retract: The Middle East in the twentieth century. 12. New international influences. 13. International consumer culture: The question of impact. Conclusion: Patterns and trends.
Series Title: Themes in world history.
Responsibility: Peter N. Stearns.

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