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The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities / Edition 3
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The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities / Edition 3

by Joan Z. Spade, Catherine (Kay) G. Valentine
 

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ISBN-10: 1412979064

ISBN-13: 9781412979061

Pub. Date: 04/27/2010

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Spade (State U. of New York at Brockport) and Valentine (Nazareth College) introduce 53 contributions addressing such provocative topics as sociocultural responses to the sexually ambiguous, a rape-free culture, and lesbian parenting. Sections include brief introductions and topics for further discussion. Lacks an index. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland

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Spade (State U. of New York at Brockport) and Valentine (Nazareth College) introduce 53 contributions addressing such provocative topics as sociocultural responses to the sexually ambiguous, a rape-free culture, and lesbian parenting. Sections include brief introductions and topics for further discussion. Lacks an index. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412979061
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/27/2010
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
581
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

PRISMS
THE PRISM OF GENDER
Gender as a Social Structure: Theory Wrestling With Activism - Barbara J. Risman
What It Means to Be Gendered Me - Betsy Lucal
Beyond Pink and Blue - Sharon E. Preves
The Trouble With Testosterone - Robert Sapolsky
Men Who Strike and Men Who Submit: Hegemonic and Marginalized Masculinities in Mixed Martial Arts - Akihiko Hirose and Kay Kei-ho Pih
Multiple Genders Among North American Indians - Serena Nanda
THE INTERACTION OF GENDER WITH OTHER SOCIALLY CONSTRUCTED PRISMS
Intersectionality: A Transformative Paradign in Feminist Theory and Social Justice - Bonnie Thornton Dill and Maria H. Kohlman
"I Was Aggressive for the Streets, Pretty for Pictures ": Gender, Difference and the Inner City Girl - Nikki Jones
Asian American Women and Racialized Femininities: “Doing” Gender Across Cultural Worlds - Karen D. Pyke and Denise L. Johnson
Intersectionality in a Transnational World - Bandana Purkayastha
GENDER AND THE PRISM OF CULTURE
“It’s Only a Penis”: Rape, Feminism, and Difference - Christine Helliwell
Hyper-femininity as Decency: Beauty, Womanhood, and Respect in Emigration - Martina Cvajner
Nocturnal Queers: Rent Boys’ Masculinity in Istanbul - Cenk Ozbay
Reinventing Honorable Masculinity: Discourses From a Working-Class Indian Community - Annie George
Gender and Power - Maria Alexandra Lepowsky
PATTERNS
LEARNING AND DOING GENDER
What Gender Is Science? - Maria Charles
“No Way My Boys Are Going to Be Like That!” Parents’ Responses to Children’s Gender Nonconformity - Emily W. Kane
Gender in Twentieth-Century Children’s Books: Patterns of Disparity in Titles and Central Characters - Janice Mc Cabe, Emily Fairchild, Liz Grauerholz, Bernice A. Pescodolido, and Daniel Tope
“Do It for all Your Pubic Hairs!”: Latino Boys, Masculinity, and Puberty - Richard Mora
“Barbie Dolls” on the Pitch: Identity Work, Defensive Othering, and Inequality in Women’s Rugby - Matthew B. Ezzell
BUYING AND SELLING GENDER
The Pink Dragon Is Female: Halloween Costumes and Gender Markers - Adie Nelson
Performing Third World Poverty: Racialized Femininities in Sex Work - Kimberly Hoang
Firming the Floppy Penis: Age, Class, and Gender Relations in the Lives of Old Men - Toni Calasanti and Neal King
Nennu and Shunnu: Gender, Body Politics, and the Beauty Economy in China - Jie Yang
Is He Boyfriend Material? Representation of Males in Teenage Girls’ Magazines - Kirsten B. Firminger
TRACING GENDER’S MARK ON BODIES, SEXUALITIES, AND EMOTIONS
Size 6: The Western Woman’s Harem - Fatema Mernissi
Individual Bodies, Collective State Interests: The Case of Israeli Combat Soldiers - Orna Sasson-Levy
Equal Opportunity Objectification? The Sexualization of Men and Women on the Cover of Rolling Stone - Erin Hatton and Mary Nell Trautner
“If It’s Not On, It’s Not On”—Or Is It? - Nicola Gavey, Kathryn Mc Phillips, and Marion Doherty
Emotions and Redefining Black Masculinity: Movement Narratives of Two Profeminist Organizers - Aaronette M. White and Tal Peretz
GENDER AT WORK
Inequality Regimes: Gender, Class, and Race in Organizations - Joan Acker
Gendered Organizations in the New Economy - Christine Williams, Chandra Muller, and Kristine Kilanski
Racializing the Glass Escalator: Reconsidering Men’s Experiences With Women’s Work - Adia Harey Wingfield
Hard Drives and Glass Ceilings: Gender Stratification in High-Tech Production - Steven C. Mc Kay
Mommies and Daddies on the Fast Track in Other Wealthy Nations - Gwen Moore
Moral Dilemmas, Moral Strategies, and the Transformation of Gender: Lessons From Two Generations of Work and Family Change - Kathleen Gerson
GENDER IN INTIMATE RELATIONSHIPS
Thinking About Gender and Power in Marriage - Veronica Jaris Tichenor
Youth Privilege: Doing Age and Gender in Russia’s Single-Mother Families - Jennifer Utrata
Mothers, Fathers, and “Mathers”: Negotiating a Lesbian Co-Parental Identity - Irene Padavic and Jonniann Butterfield
Fathering, Class, and Gender: A Comparison of Physicians and Emergency Medical Technicians - Carla Shows and Naomi Gerstel
Gendered or Gender-Neutral Care Politics for Fathers?” - Berit Brandth and Elin Kvande
ENFORCING GENDER
Gendered Sexuality in Young Adulthood: Double Binds and Flawed Options - Laura Hamilton and Elizabeth A. Armstrong
Separating the Men From the Moms: The Making of Adult Gender Segregation in Youth Sports - Michael A. Messner and Suzel Bozada-Deas
Gendering Violence: Masculinity and Power in Men’s Accounts of Domestic Violence - Kristin L. Anderson and Debra Umberson
Sexual Harassment and Masculinity: The Power and Meaning of “Girl Watching” - Beth A. Quinn
POSSIBILITIES
NOTHING IS FOREVER
Feminist Flows, Feminist Fault Lines: Women’s Machineries and Women’s Movements in Latin America - Lynne Phillips and Sally Cole
Transnational Feminist Advocacy Online: Identity (Re)Creation Through Diversity, Transparency, and Co-Construction - Suzy D’Enbeau
Some Things We Need for a Feminist Revolution - Nina Nijsten
Native American Feminism, Sovereignty, and Social Change - Andrea Smith
Change Among the Gatekeepers: Men, Masculinities, and Gender Equality in the Global Arena - R. W. Connell

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