A Companion to Gender History (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Teresa A. Meade,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks PDF

By Teresa A. Meade,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks

ISBN-10: 0631223940

ISBN-13: 9780631223948

ISBN-10: 1405149604

ISBN-13: 9781405149600

A significant other to Gender History surveys the heritage of ladies world wide, experiences their interplay with males in gendered societies, and appears on the position of gender in shaping human habit over millions of years.

  • An broad survey of the heritage of ladies around the globe, their interplay with males, and the function of gender in shaping human habit over hundreds of thousands of years.
  • Discusses kinfolk historical past, the heritage of the physique and sexuality, and cultural background along women’s heritage and gender history.
  • Considers the significance of sophistication, area, ethnicity, race and faith to the formation of gendered societies.
  • Contains either thematic essays and chronological-geographic essays.
  • Gives due weight to pre-history and the pre-modern period in addition to to the trendy era.
  • Written via students from around the English-speaking international and students for whom English isn't really their first language.

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