Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

The answer of course is both. In this lucid and subtle investigation, Sylvia Walby, one of the world's leading authorities on gender shows how undoubted increases in opportunity for women in Europe and America have been accompanid by new forms of inequality. She charts changes in women's employment, education and political representation and the complex relations between gender, class and ethnicity, between local conditions and global pressures which together determine the place of women both in the labour market and in the wider social, political and economic world of today. An eagerly awaited successor to Walby's classic Theorising Patriarchy, Transforming Gender will be essential reading for anyone with an interest in how questions of gender remake and are remade by the social and economic conditions in which they occur.

Buy Gender Transformation book by Sylvia Walby from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415120814
ISBN-10: 0415120810
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 12mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 19-Jun-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Gender Transformation book by Sylvia Walby and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Author Sylvia Walby

Crisis by Sylvia Walby


Hardback, October 2015
Future of Feminism by Sylvia Walby

The Future of Feminism

Paperback, July 2011
Globalization and Inequalities by Sylvia Walby

Globalization and Inequalities

Paperback, June 2008
Gendering the Knowledge Economy by Sylvia Walby

Gendering the Knowledge Economy

Hardback, December 2006