Gender and Culture in America (2nd Edition) pdf epub fb2

Gender and Culture in America (2nd Edition) by Linda Stone pdf epub fb2

Gender and Culture in America (2nd Edition) Author: Linda Stone
Title: Gender and Culture in America (2nd Edition)
ISBN: 0130613282
ISBN13: 978-0130613288
Other Formats: mbr docx lrf lrf
Pages: 240 pages
Publisher: Prentice Hall; 2 edition (October 19, 2001)
Language: English
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Size PDF version: 1259 kb
Size EPUB version: 1803 kb
Subcategory: Social Sciences




This lively book uses a historical framework to address gender in America in terms of a set of dominant cultural themes—explaining how these themes both fluctuate over time, and are responded to in different ways by various ethnic groups and social classes. It encourages readers to consider gender in America as enmeshed in the country's distinctive cultural traditions. Chapter topics include a cultural history of American gender: 1600 to 1900; .a look at the twentieth century; coverage of native Americans, African Americans, Latinos, and Asian Americans; gender on the college campus; and themes and issues of American gender. For anyone interested in getting a better look at mainstream American cultural values concerning gender.