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Women and Gender

A Feminist Psychology

by Mary Crawford

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Social Science,
  • Psychology Of Women,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Textbooks,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Women,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Gender,Feminist Psychology,Sex,Becoming,Biological Bases,Meanings,Images,Childhood,Physical Health,Violence,Midlife,Long-term Relationships,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Social Psychology,
  • Feminist psychology,
  • Psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages688
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9250375M
    ISBN 100070392137
    ISBN 109780070392137

    Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) is an interdisciplinary program designed to encourage students to focus critically on gender and sexuality. Many of our courses investigate how assumptions about gender and/or sexuality operate in society, shaping feminine, masculine, transgender, gay, lesbian, bisexual and queer identities, and how they influence social and . Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition. Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition presents issues of gender, crime, and criminal justice in context through edited research articles enhanced by brief authored sections. Each article is carefully edited to demonstrate the application of the concepts presented in the text.

      An impressive social history of mores and attitudes toward women Because of the book's exceptional breadth and depth of discussion, I enthusiastically endorse Leila Ahmed's Women and Gender in Islam as a classroom text, as a reference work, and as an exemplar of what feminist cultural history can be."—Carla Petievich, Feminist Collections. Winner of the Division of Women and Crime Distinguished Scholar Award presented by the American Society of Criminology. Finalist for the C. Wright Mills Book Award presented by the Society for the Study of Social Problems. Compelling interviews uncover why tough drug policies disproportionately impact women in the American prison system.

      Introduction to Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies by Miliann Kang, Donovan Lessard, Laura Heston, Sonny Nordmarken is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution International License, except where otherwise noted. Share This Book. Powered by Pressbooks. Guides and Tutorials Cited by: 1. Women's & Gender Studies Gender-Based Violence in Refugee Camps: Understanding and Addressing the Role of Gender in the Experiences of Refugees Mie A. Jensen - The discussion of 'women's rights' is often subsumed into the broader consideration of 'human rights,' but when it comes to understanding the experiences of the world's most vulnerable.


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An impressive social history of mores and attitudes toward women Because of the book's exceptional breadth and depth of discussion, I enthusiastically endorse Leila Ahmed's Women and Gender in Islam as a classroom text, as a reference work, and as an exemplar of what feminist cultural history can be."―Carla Petievich, Feminist CollectionsCited by:   Book Description: This textbook introduces key feminist concepts and analytical frameworks used in the interdisciplinary Women, Gender, Sexualities field.

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Women, Gender, and Politics A Reader Edited by Mona Lena Krook and Sarah Childs. Comprehensive book on a major topic: women and politics throughout the world; Organization and coverage make it an ideal teaching book for courses on gender and politics; Inclusion of recent cutting edge pieces alongside classic essays makes it fully up to date and.New Books in Gender Studies New Books in Politics & Society New Books in Religion & Faith New Books in Spiritual Practice and Mindfulness New Books Network May 1, Kristie Adloff Shonda Moralis, MSW, LCSW, is a women’s mindful empowerment coach, speaker, and psychotherapist in private practice.Journal of Women and Gender in Higher Education publishes scholarship that centers gender-based experiences of students, faculty, and staff while examining oppression, including but not limited to patriarchy, sexism, trans* oppression, and cisnormativity as they intersect with other systems of are particularly interested in manuscripts that not only focus on a .