Description - Gender Through the Prism of Difference by Maxine Baca Zinn
* Contains 16 new articles. * Features a streamlined and shortened collection of articles (58 in the previous edition, this edition contains 52). * Incorporates more personal narratives by young people. * Emphasizes gender as it is lived and experienced by the students reading the book with the inclusion of new articles relevant to the lives of undergraduates. * Includes a new section on "Popular Culture" (Part VII). * Replaces academic articles with articles that are more reader-friendly for undergraduates. * Takes a sociological perspective on contemporary gender relations. * Emphasizes the theme of "difference" or how other inequalities such as race, class, or age affect our gendered experiences. * Presents a discussion of womens and mens issues. * Includes articles on international and transnational factors in addition to the articles on U.S. gender relations. * Integrates scholarship on the social construction of masculinities. * Retains a good mix of new and recent material with classic articles on gender.
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(234mm x 177mm x 25mm)
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