Gender and Social Psychology

Gender and Social Psychology

by Vivien Burr
     
 

Explaining theory and research in an accessible but thorough manner, Gender and Social Psychology critically evaluates the contribution that psychology has made to the study of gender, examining key issues such a family roles and parenting, inequalities in education, jobs and pay, and the effects of media representation of the sexes.See more details below

Overview

Explaining theory and research in an accessible but thorough manner, Gender and Social Psychology critically evaluates the contribution that psychology has made to the study of gender, examining key issues such a family roles and parenting, inequalities in education, jobs and pay, and the effects of media representation of the sexes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415158152
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/06/1998
Series:
Psychology Focus Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Series preface
Acknowledgements
1Key issues and perspectives1
2Gender differences in personality25
3Education51
4Work and family75
5Representations and language99
6Gender and psychological research123
Glossary145
References149
Index161

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