Toward a New Psychology of Gender: A Reader

Toward a New Psychology of Gender: A Reader

by Mary M. Gergen
     
 

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Drawn from a brilliant array of voices primarily from psychology, but also from other social sciences and humanities, this unique reader of creative and intellectually provocative essays investigates the social construction of gender. For the past several decades, those involved with the study of the psychology of women and gender have been struggling for recognition

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Drawn from a brilliant array of voices primarily from psychology, but also from other social sciences and humanities, this unique reader of creative and intellectually provocative essays investigates the social construction of gender. For the past several decades, those involved with the study of the psychology of women and gender have been struggling for recognition within the framework of psychology. This volume brings together the writings from psychology, philosophy, psychoanalysis, history, women's studies, education and sociology that critique mainstream thinking and exemplify new ways of creating inquiry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781317795735
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/12/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
640
File size:
4 MB

Meet the Author

State University, Delaware County Campus. She is the editor of Feminist Thought and the Structure of Knowledge and is a founding member of the Taos Institute. Sara Davis is Assistant Professor of Psychology and is affiliated with the Women's Studies Program at Rosemont College.

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