An Unconventional Family

An Unconventional Family

by Sandra Lipsitz Bem
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300074247

ISBN-13: 9780300074246

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Yale University Press

This engrossing book by the author of The Lenses of Gender is an account of her years as an egalitarian partner in a gender-liberated, anti-homophobic, feminist marriage. Bem reveals how she and her husband, Daryl, became gender pioneers, how they raised their two children, and what their experiences—both positive and negative—have to say about the…  See more details below

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This engrossing book by the author of The Lenses of Gender is an account of her years as an egalitarian partner in a gender-liberated, anti-homophobic, feminist marriage. Bem reveals how she and her husband, Daryl, became gender pioneers, how they raised their two children, and what their experiences—both positive and negative—have to say about the viability of nontraditional gender arrangements in society today.

Author Biography: Sandra Bem is professor of psychology, women’s studies, and lesbian, bisexual, and gay studies at Cornell University. She is also the author of The Lenses of Gender: Transforming the Debate on Sexual Inequality, published by Yale University Press.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300074246
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.74(w) x 8.57(h) x 0.80(d)

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