What Is Gender History / Edition 1

What Is Gender History / Edition 1

by Sonya O. Rose
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 074564614X

ISBN-13: 9780745646145

Pub. Date: 07/01/2010

Publisher: Wiley

This book provides a short and accessible introduction to the field of gender history. Paying close attention to both classic texts in the field and the latest literature, the author examines the origins and development of the field and elucidates current debates and controversies.

Overview

This book provides a short and accessible introduction to the field of gender history. Paying close attention to both classic texts in the field and the latest literature, the author examines the origins and development of the field and elucidates current debates and controversies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745646145
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/01/2010
Series:
What is History Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements vi

1 Why Gender History? 1

2 Bodies and Sexuality in Gender History 17

3 Gender and Other Relations of Difference 36

4 Men and Masculinity 56

5 Gender and Historical Knowledge 80

6 Assessing “Turns” and New Directions 102

Notes 122

Suggestions for Further Reading 138

Index 147

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >