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The Other perspective in gender and culture

rewriting women and the symbolic

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism and the arts -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Juliet Flower MacCannell.
    SeriesIrvine studies in the humanities
    ContributionsMacCannell, Juliet Flower, 1943-, University of California, Irvine. Focused Research Program in Gender and Women"s Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX180.F4 O84 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 296 p. :
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1850439M
    ISBN 100231072562
    LC Control Number90001913

    In this book the focus is on how gender is constructed around the world. The book demonstrated many different areas in which women either ruled or ruled together with man. It leaves people with hope that the world is capable of an equalitarianism society. Many topics in the field of anthropology of gender are covered. Other anthropologists defend Mead’s work and note that much subsequent research has found that gender-linked attitudes and behavior do differ widely from one culture to another (Morgan, ). If so, they say, the impact of culture on what it .

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      1. Introduction. Some fundamental aspects of human social behaviour are shared with other species, whereas some aspects are uniquely human and typically involve representing and reflecting upon other's experiences and mental states, such as imagining another's perspective [1,2].Perspective taking is a special and particularly interesting case in this context.   Gender and occupation in traditional African setting: a study of Ikot Effanga Mkpa community Nigeria. American International Journal of Contemporary Research, 2 (3), •Constanza, G. (). The state of gender relations in Africa: an assessment of the multifaceted issue of gender in Africa. Think Africa Press, 1.


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Butler holds a Ph.D. in American studies with a graduate minor in gender, women, and sexuality studies from the University of Minnesota, and has been teaching in the field of gender studies since This anthology introduces readers to the most significant topics in the field of anthropology of gender--drawing not only from classic sources, but also from the most recent, diverse literature on gender roles and ideology around the world.

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