A History of Gender in America: Essays, Documents, and Articles / Edition 1 by Sylvia D. Hoffert | 9780130122254 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
A History of Gender in America: Essays, Documents, and Articles / Edition 1

A History of Gender in America: Essays, Documents, and Articles / Edition 1

by Sylvia D. Hoffert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130122254

ISBN-13: 9780130122254

Pub. Date: 11/08/2002

Publisher: Pearson

This book summarizes what historians of gender have written and introduces readers to the most recent literature on the history of gender in the United States. Gender Identities in the English Colonies. Masculinity in the North and South. Femininity in the North and South. Gender and Work. Gender and Sport. For anyone who is interested

Overview

This book summarizes what historians of gender have written and introduces readers to the most recent literature on the history of gender in the United States. Gender Identities in the English Colonies. Masculinity in the North and South. Femininity in the North and South. Gender and Work. Gender and Sport. For anyone who is interested in an in-depth discussion of American Gender Identities, how gender conventions change over time, and what factors have influenced those changes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130122254
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
11/08/2002
Series:
MySearchLab Series 15% off Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
556
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Gender as a Historical Category.

2. Gender Identities in the English Colonies (1600-1760).

3. Gender Identities in the Age of Revolution and the Early Republic (1760-1820).

4. Masculinity in the Nineteenth-Century North (1820-1890).

5. Femininity in the Nineteenth-Century North (1820-1890).

6. Masculinity in the Nineteenth-Century South (1820-1890).

7. Femininity in the Nineteenth-Century South (1820-1890).

8. Gender Identities in the Trans-Mississippi West (1820-1890).

9. The New Woman and the New Man at the Turn of the Century (1890-1920).

10. Masculinity in the Twentieth Century (1920-1975).

11. Femininity in the Twentieth Century (1920-1975).

12. Gender, Identity, and Sexuality (1600-1975).

13. Gender and Sport (1600-1975).

14. Gender and Violence (1600-1975).

15. Gender and Work (1600-1975).

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