The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities / Edition 3

The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities / Edition 3

ISBN-10:
1412979064
ISBN-13:
9781412979061
Pub. Date:
04/27/2010
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
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The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities / Edition 3

Spade (State U. of New York at Brockport) and Valentine (Nazareth College) introduce 53 contributions addressing such provocative topics as sociocultural responses to the sexually ambiguous, a rape-free culture, and lesbian parenting. Sections include brief introductions and topics for further discussion. Lacks an index. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412979061
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 04/27/2010
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 581
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Joan Z. Spade and Catherine G. Valentine
PART I: PRISMS
CHAPTER 1: THE PRISM OF GENDER - Catherine G. Valentine
Reading 1. Gender as a Social Structure: Theory Wrestling with Activism - Barbara J. Risman
Reading 2. What It Means to Be Gendered Me - Betsy Lucal
Reading 3. Reflecting on Intersex: 25 Years of Activism, Mobilization, and Change - Georgiann Davis and Sharon Preves
Reading 4. The Trouble with Testosterone - Robert M. Sapolsky
Reading 5. “I Don't Like Passing as a Straight Woman ": Queer Negotiations of Identity and Social Group Membership - Carla A. Pfeffer
Reading 6. Multiple Genders Among Native Americans - Serena Nanda
CHAPTER 2: THE INTERACTION OF GENDER WITH OTHER SOCIALLY CONSTRUCTED PRISMS - Joan Z. Spade
Reading 7. Intersectionality: A Transformative Paradigm in Feminist Theory and Social Justice - Bonnie Thornton Dill and Marla H. Kohlman
Reading 8. “I Was Aggressive for the Streets, Pretty for the Pictures ": Gender, Difference, and the Inner-City Girl - Nikki Jones
Reading 9. Asian American Women and Racialized Femininities: "Doing" Gender Across Cultural Worlds - Karen D. Pyke and Denise L. Johnson
Reading 10. Intersectionality in a Transnational World - Bandana Purkayastha
CHAPTER 3: GENDER AND THE PRISM OF CULTURE - Catherine G. Valentine
Reading 11. “It’s Only a Penis”: Rape, Feminism, and Difference - Christine Helliwell
Reading 12. Conceptualizing Thai Genderscapes: Transformation and Continuity in the Thai Sex/Gender System - Dredge Byung'chu Kang
Reading 13. Nocturnal Queers: Rent Boys' Masculinity in Istanbul - Cenk Özbay
Reading 14. Accra Turns Lives Around: Female Migrant Traders and Their Empowerment Experiences in Accra, Ghana - Charlotte Wrigley-Asante
Reading 15. Gender and Power - Maria Alexandra Lepowsky
PART II: PATTERNS
CHAPTER 4: LEARNING AND DOING GENDER - Joan Z. Spade
Reading 16. The Gender Binary Meets the Gender Variant Child: Parents' Negotiations with Childhood Gender Variance - Elizabeth P. Rahilly
Reading 17. Athletes in the Pool, Girls and Boys on Deck: The Contextual Construction of Gender in Coed Youth Swimming - Michela Musto
Reading 18. Gender in Twentieth-Century Children's Books: Patterns of Disparity in Titles and Central Characters - Janice Mc Cabe, Emily Fairchild, Liz Grauerholz, Bernice A. Pescosolido, and Daniel Tope
Reading 19. What Gender Is Science? - Maria Charles
Reading 20. “Barbie Dolls” on the Pitch: Identity Work, Defensive Othering, and Inequality in Women’s Rugby - Matthew B. Ezzell
CHAPTER 5: BUYING AND SELLING GENDER - Catherine G. Valentine
Reading 21. The Pink Dragon Is Female: Halloween Costumes and Gender Markers - Adie Nelson
Reading 22. Performing Third World Poverty: Racialized Femininities in Sex Work - Kimberly Hoang
Reading 23. Firming the Floppy Penis: Age, Class, and Gender Relations in the Lives of Old Men - Toni Calasanti and Neal King
Reading 24. #RETHINKPINK: Moving Beyond Breast Cancer Awareness - Gayle Sulik
Reading 25. “We Wear No Pants”: Selling the Crisis of Masculinity in the 2010 Super Bowl Commercials - Kyle Green and Madison Van Oort
CHAPTER 6: TRACING GENDER’S MARK ON BODIES, SEXUALITIES, AND EMOTIONS - Catherine G. Valentine
Reading 26. Embodied Inequality: The Experience of Domestic Work in Urban Ecuador - Erynn Masi De Casanova
Reading 27. Individual Bodies, Collective State Interests: The Case of Israeli Combat Soldiers - Orna Sasson-Levy
Reading 28. Equal Opportunity Objectification? The Sexualization of Men and Women on the Cover of Rolling Stone - Erin Hatton and Mary Nell Trautner
Reading 29. “Freedom to” and “Freedom from”: A New Vision for Sex-Positive Politics - Breanne Fahs
Reading 30. “Malu”: Coloring Shame and Shaming the Color of Beauty in Transnational Indonesia - L. Ayu Saraswati
CHAPTER 7: GENDER AT WORK - Joan Z. Spade
Reading 31. Inequality Regimes: Gender, Class, and Race in Organizations - Joan Acker
Reading 32. Gendered Organizations in the New Economy - Christine L. Williams, Chandra Muller, and Kristine Kilanski
Reading 33. Racializing the Glass Escalator: Reconsidering Men’s Experiences With Women’s Work - Adia Harvey Wingfield
Reading 34. Hard Drives and Glass Ceilings: Gender Stratification in High-Tech Production - Steven C. Mc Kay
Reading 35. (Un)Changing Institutions: Work, Family, and Gender in the New Economy - Amy S. Wharton
Reading 36. Preparing for Parenthood: Gender, Aspirations, and the Reproduction of Labor Market Inequality - Brooke Conroy Bass
CHAPTER 8: GENDER IN INTIMATE RELATIONSHIPS - Joan Z. Spade
Reading 37. Negotiating Courtship: Reconciling Egalitarian Ideals with Traditional Gender Norms - Ellen Lamont
Reading 38. When Dad Stays Home Too: Paternity Leave, Gender and Parenting - Erin M. Rehel
Reading 39. Mothers, Fathers, and “Mathers”: Negotiating a Lesbian Co-parental Identity - Irene Padavic and Jonniann Butterfield
Reading 40. Fathering, Class, and Gender: A Comparison of Physicians and Emergency Medical Technicians - Carla Shows and Naomi Gerstel
Reading 41. Her Support, His Support: Money, Masculinity, and Marital Infidelity - Christin L. Munsch
CHAPTER 9: ENFORCING GENDER - Joan Z. Spade
Reading 42. Gendered Sexuality in Young Adulthood: Double Binds and Flawed Options - Laura Hamilton and Elizabeth A. Armstrong
Reading 43. Separating the Men From the Moms: The Making of Adult Gender Segregation in Youth Sports - Michael A. Messner and Suzel Bozada-Deas
Reading 44. Gendered Homophobia and the Contradictions of Workplace Discrimination for Women in the Building Trades - Amy M. Denissen and Abigail C. Saguy
Reading 45. Ritual Violence in a Two-Car Garage - Scott Melzer
PART III: POSSIBILITIES
CHAPTER 10: NOTHING IS FOREVER - Catherine G. Valentine
Reading 46. Roundtable: Reproductive Technologies and Reproductive Justice - Laura Briggs, Faye Ginsburg, Elena R. Gutiérrez, Rosalind Petchesky, Rayna Rapp, Andrea Smith, and Chikako Takeshita
Reading 47. #Fem Future: Online Revolution - Courtney E. Martin and Vanessa Valenti
Reading 48. Building on “the Edge of Each Other’s Battles”: A Feminist of Color Multidimensional Lens - The Santa Cruz Feminist of Color Collective
Reading 49. Native American Feminism, Sovereignty, and Social Change - Andrea Smith
Reading 50. Change Among the Gatekeepers: Men, Masculinities, and Gender Equality in the Global Arena - R. W. Connell
Epilogue: Possibilities
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