Gender and Social Psychology

Gender and Social Psychology

by Vivien Burr
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041515815X

ISBN-13: 9780415158152

Pub. Date: 05/06/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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.

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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

1 Key issues and perspectives

2 Gender differences in personality

3 Education

4 Work and family

5 Representations and language

6 Gender and psychological research

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