Chafetz, Janet Saltzman

Handbook of the Sociology of Gender

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Table of contents

Part I. Basic Issues

1. The Varieties of Gender Theory in Sociology
Janet Saltzman Chafetz

2. A Feminist Epistemology
Joey Sprague, Diane Kobrynowicz

3. Similarity and Difference
Cynthia Fuchs Epstein

Part II. Macrostructures and Processes

4. Comparative Gender Stratification
Joan Huber

5. Third World Women and Global Restructuring
Jean L. Pyle

6. Gender and Migration
Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Cynthia Cranford

7. The Feminization of Poverty
Sara S. McLanahan, Erin L. Kelly

8. Gender Movements
Cynthia Fabrizio Pelak, Verta Taylor, Nancy Whittier

9. Gender and Organizations
Joan Acker

10. The Study of Gender in Culture
Becca Cragin, Wendy Simonds

Part III. Microstructures and Processes

11. Gender Socialization
Jean Stockard

12. Gender and Social Roles
Helena Znaniecka Lopata

13. Gender and Interaction
Cecilia L. Ridgeway, Lynn Smith-Lovin

14. Gender, Violence, and Harassment
Mary R. Jackman

Part IV. Institutions

15. Gender and Paid Work in Industrial Nations
Dana Dunn, Sheryl Skaggs

16. Sex, Race, and Ethnic Inequality in United States Workplaces
Barbara F. Reskin, Irene Padavic

17. Gender and Unpaid Work
Beth Anne Shelton

18. Gender and Family Relations
Denise D. Bielby

19. Gender and Education in Global Perspective
Caroline Hodges Persell, Carrie James, Trivina Kang, Karrie Snyder

20. Gender, Hierarchy, and Science
Mary Frank Fox

21. Gender and Health Status
Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld

22. Health Care as a Gendered System
Mary K. Zimmerman, Shirley A. Hill

23. Gender and Politics
Elizabeth M. Esterchild

24. Gender, Crime, and Criminal Justice
Sally S. Simpson, Denise C. Herz

25. Gender and the Military
Mady Wechsler Segal

26. Gender and Sport
Mlkaela J. Dufur

27. Gender and Religion
Adair T. Lummis

28. Epilogue
Janet Saltzman Chafetz

Keywords: Social Sciences, Social Sciences, general, Sociology, Interdisciplinary Studies, Personality & Social Psychology

Publication year
Handbooks of Sociology and Social Research
Page amount
643 pages

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