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Gendered Lives: Communication, Gender, and Culture / Edition 8
     

Gendered Lives: Communication, Gender, and Culture / Edition 8

by Julia T. Wood
 

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ISBN-10: 1428229957

ISBN-13: 9781428229952

Pub. Date: 03/07/2008

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Written by leading gender communication scholar Julia T. Wood, GENDERED LIVES, Eighth Edition, introduces you to theories, research, and pragmatic information demonstrating the multiple and often interactive ways that our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. With the most up-to-date research, balanced perspectives of

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Written by leading gender communication scholar Julia T. Wood, GENDERED LIVES, Eighth Edition, introduces you to theories, research, and pragmatic information demonstrating the multiple and often interactive ways that our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. With the most up-to-date research, balanced perspectives of masculinity and femininity, a personal introduction to the field, and a conversational first-person writing style, GENDERED LIVES, Eighth Edition, is an engaging text that encourages you to think critically about gender and our society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781428229952
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/07/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. Introduction Opening the Conversation. PART I: CONCEPTUAL FOUNDATIONS . Chapter 1. The Study of Communication, Gender, and Culture. Chapter 2. Theoretical Approaches to Gender Development. Chapter 3. The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Women's Movements in the United States. Chapter 4. The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Mens Movements in the United States. Chapter 5. Gendered Verbal Communication. Chapter 6. Gendered Nonverbal Communication. PART II: GENDERED COMMUNICATION IN PRACTICE. Chapter 7. Becoming Gendered: The Early Years. Chapter 8. Gendered Education: Communication in Schools. Chapter 9. Gendered Close Relationships. Chapter 10. Gendered Organizational Communication. Chapter 11. Gendered Media. Chapter 12. Gendered Power and Violence. Epilogue Looking Backward, Looking Forward. Glossary. References. Index.

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