Gender and the Politics of History: revised edition / Edition 1

Gender and the Politics of History: revised edition / Edition 1

by Joan Wallach Scott
     
 

The classic work, now with a preface and a new chapter reassessing the usefulness of the gender category. Scott, a renowned feminist historian, critiques women's history and gender inequality. Exploring topics ranging from language and gender to the politics of work and family, Gender and the Politics of History is a crucial interrogation of the uses of

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The classic work, now with a preface and a new chapter reassessing the usefulness of the gender category. Scott, a renowned feminist historian, critiques women's history and gender inequality. Exploring topics ranging from language and gender to the politics of work and family, Gender and the Politics of History is a crucial interrogation of the uses of gender as a tool for cultural and historical analysis.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231118576
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
11/16/1999
Series:
Gender and Culture Series
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
242
Sales rank:
904,860
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.57(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

I. Toward a Feminist HistoryII. Gender and ClassIII. Gender in HistoryIV. Equality and Difference

Columbia University Press

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