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Description - Making Gender by Sherry B. Ortner

In this collection of new and previously published essays, Sherry Ortner draws on her more than two decades of work in feminist anthropology to offer a major reconsideration of culture and gender. Making Gender is rich in theoretical insights and ethnographic examples, offering a stimulating synthesis of the field by one of its founders and foremost theorists.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780807046333
ISBN-10: 0807046337
Format: Paperback
Pages: 288
Imprint: Beacon Press
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publish Date: 31-Oct-1997
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Sherry B. Ortner

Sherry B. Ortner is professor of anthropology at Columbia University. Her books include High Religion: A Cultural and Political History of Sherpa Buddhism and Culture/Power/History: A Reader in Contemporary Social Theory (coedited with Nicholas B. Dirks and Geoff Eley). She received a MacArthur Award in 1990 for her work in anthropology.

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