Gendered Lives

Written By Julia T. Wood
Gendered Lives
  • Publsiher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2018
  • ISBN : 1337671045
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Gendered Lives written by Julia T. Wood which was release on 01 January 2018, this book published by Cengage Learning. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Well-written and well-researched by leading gender communication scholars Julia T. Wood and Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz, GENDERED LIVES: COMMUNICATION, GENDER, & CULTURE, 13th Edition, provides the latest theories, research and pragmatic information to help readers think critically about gender and society. The book demonstrates the multiple and often interactive ways a person's views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. It offers balanced coverage of different sexes, genders and sexual orientations. Reflecting emerging trends and issues, the new edition includes expansive coverage of men's issues, an integrated emphasis on social media and a stronger focus on gender in the public sphere. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives
  • Author : Julia T. Wood,Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2018-01-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Well-written and well-researched by leading gender communication scholars Julia T. Wood and Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz, GENDERED LIVES: COMMUNICATION, GENDER, & CULTURE, 13th Edition, provides the latest theories, research and pragmatic information to help readers think critically about gender and society. The book demonstrates the multiple and often interactive ways a person's views ...

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives
  • Author : Shirley Dex,Jacqueline L. Scott,Anke Plagnol
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : 'This state-of-the art collection brings together the latest research of eminent experts in the field. It combines a wide sweep with focused analysis of gender dynamics at home and at work, and the interaction between them. A longitudinal and life course perspective underpins the authors' assessment of the current state ...

Historical Archaeology of Gendered Lives

Historical Archaeology of Gendered Lives
  • Author : Deborah Rotman
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-07-25
  • Total pages : 265
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : During the last half of the nineteenth century, a number of social and economic factors converged that resulted in the rural village of Deerfield, Massachusetts becoming almost entirely female. This drastic shift in population presents a unique lens through which to study gender roles and social relations in the late ...

Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean

Gendered Lives in the Western Indian Ocean
  • Author : Erin E. Stiles,Katrina Daly Thompson
  • Publisher : Ohio University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-21
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Muslim communities throughout the Indian Ocean have long questioned what it means to be a “good Muslim.” Much recent scholarship on Islam in the Indian Ocean considers debates among Muslims about authenticity, authority, and propriety. Despite the centrality of this topic within studies of Indian Ocean, African, and other Muslim ...

Gendered Lives

Gendered Lives
  • Author : Julia T. Wood
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 385
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Written by the leading gender communication scholar, this text introduces students to theories, research, and pragmatic information that demonstrates the multiple, often interactive, ways in which our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture....

Negotiating Gendered Identities at Work

Negotiating Gendered Identities at Work
  • Author : S. Halford
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2006-05-10
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : How does gendered organizational life impact on individuals' identities in their everyday working lives? This question is explored with theoretical insights from disciplines including Sociology, Geography, History and Gender Studies interwoven with a major new empirical study of doctors and nurses working in the British National Health Service....

The Handbook of Crime and Punishment

The Handbook of Crime and Punishment
  • Author : Michael Tonry
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-11-09
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Crime is one of the most significant political issues in contemporary American society. Crime control statistics and punishment policies are subjects of constant partisan debate, while the media presents sensationalized stories of criminal activity and over-crowded prisons. In the highly politicized arena of crime and justice, empirical data and reasoned ...

Lifetime Disadvantage Discrimination and the Gendered Workforce

Lifetime Disadvantage  Discrimination and the Gendered Workforce
  • Author : Susan Bisom-Rapp,Malcolm Sargeant
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-20
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Lifetime Disadvantage, Discrimination and the Gendered Workforce fills a gap in the literature on discrimination and disadvantage suffered by women at work by focusing on the inadequacies of the current law and the need for a new holistic approach. Each stage of the working life cycle for women is examined ...

Feminists Researching Gendered Childhoods

Feminists Researching Gendered Childhoods
  • Author : Jayne Osgood,Kerry H. Robinson
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-02-21
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Feminists Researching Gendered Childhoods charts the evolving nature of feminist theory and research methods in childhood studies and the generative potential this holds for researchers, academics and educators to continue to push ideas and practices. The book traces the threads of affect and effect that feminist theories and methodologies have ...

The Gendered Cyborg

The Gendered Cyborg
  • Author : Gill Kirkup,Fiona Hovenden,Linda Janes,Kathryn Woodward
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Considers how the cyborg has been used in cultural representation from reproductive technology to sci-fi, and questions the power of the cyborg as a symbol which disrupts categories (man / machine and male / female)....

Older Men s Lives

Older Men s Lives
  • Author : Edward H. Thompson
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 1994-06-07
  • Total pages : 275
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : In this multidisciplinary portrait of men and their concerns in later life, the contributors use both a life course and gendered perspective to point out that the image and self-image of men are continually reconstructed throughout the life cycle. Issues examined include: the position of older men in society and ...

Ambiguous Pleasures

Ambiguous Pleasures
  • Author : Rachel Spronk
  • Publisher : Berghahn Books
  • Release Date : 2012-05-30
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : Among both male and female young urban professionals in Nairobi, sexuality is a key to achieving a 'modern' identity. These young men and women see themselves as the avant garde of a new Africa, while they also express the recurring worry of how to combine an 'African' identity with the ...

Women Education Scholars and their Children s Schooling

Women Education Scholars and their Children s Schooling
  • Author : Kimberly Scott,Allison Henward
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-05-12
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : This volume offers both theoretical and research-based accounts from mothers in academia who must balance their own intricate knowledge of school systems, curriculum and pedagogy with their children’s education and school lives. It explores the contextual advantages and disadvantages of "knowing too much" and how this impacts children’s ...

The Gender Communication Connection

The Gender Communication Connection
  • Author : Teri Kwal Gamble,Michael W. Gamble
  • Publisher : M.E. Sharpe
  • Release Date : 2014-03-01
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : The authors explore the many ways that gender and communication intersect and affect each other. Every chapter encourages a consideration of how gender attitudes and practices, past and current, influence personal notions of what it means not only to be female and male, but feminine and masculine. The second edition ...

Researching the lifecourse

Researching the lifecourse
  • Author : Worth, Nancy,Hardill, Irene
  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-01
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1337671045
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Summary : The lifecourse perspective continues to be an important subject in the social sciences. Researching the Lifecourse offers a distinctive approach in that it truly covers the lifecourse (childhood, adulthood and older age), focusing on innovative methods and case study examples from a variety of European and North American contexts. This ...