xiii, 630 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Handbooks of sociology and social research.
Formatted Contents Note
The varieties of gender theory in sociology / Janet Saltzman Chafetz A feminist epistemology / Joey Sprague and Diane Kobrynowicz Similarity and difference : the sociology of gender distinctions / Cynthia Fuchs Epstein Comparative gender stratification / Joan Huber Third world women and global restructuring / Jean L. Pyle Gender and migration / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo and Cynthia Cranford The feminization of poverty : past and future / Sara S. McLanahan and Erin L. Kelly Gender movements / Cynthia Fabrizio Pelak, Verta Taylor and Nancy Whittier Gender and organizations / Joan Acker The study of gender in culture : feminist studies/cultural studies / Becca Cragin and Wendy Simonds Gender socialization / Jean Stockard Gender and social roles / Helena Znaniecka Lopata Gender and interaction / Cecilia L. Ridgeway and Lynn Smith-Lovin Gender, violence, and harassment / Mary R. Jackman Gender and paid work in industrial nations / Dana Dunn and Sheryl Skaggs Sex, race, and ethnic inequality in United States workplaces / Barbara F. Reskin and Irene Padavic Gender and unpaid work / Beth Anne Shelton Gender and family relations / Denise D. Bielby with the assistance of Carmen Ochoa Gender and education in global perspective / Caroline Hodges Persell ... [et al.] Gender, hierarchy, and science / Mary Frank Fox Gender and health status / Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld Health care as a gendered system / Mary K. Zimmerman and Shirley A. Hill Gender and politics / Elizabeth M. Esterchild Gender, crime, and criminal justice / Sally S. Simpson and Denise C. Herz Gender and the military / Mady Wechsler Segal Gender and sport / Mikaela J. Dufur Gender and religion / Adair T. Lummis.
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