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作者 Segal, Marcia Texler
書名 Advancing Gender Research from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Centuries : Advancing Gender Research from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-first Centuries
出版項 Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2008
©2008
國際標準書號 9781848550278 (electronic bk.)
9781848550261
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (316 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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系列 Advances in Gender Research Ser. ; v.12
Advances in Gender Research Ser
附註 Intro -- Advancing Gender Research from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Centuries -- Copyright page -- Contents -- List of contributors -- Acknowledgment -- Information to Authors -- Chapter 1. Introduction: Advancing gender research from the nineteenth to the twenty-first centuries -- References -- Chapter 2. Witch hunts and enlightenment: Harriet Martineau's critical reflections on Salem -- Introduction: The present examination of Martineau's interest in Salem ''witchcraft'' -- The context: Martineau's early interest in demonology and the background for her articles on the Salem witch hunts -- Martineau's article on Upham's Lectures on Witchcraft -- Martineau's article on Upham's major work on the Salem witch hunts -- Preconditions: The context of the Salem tragedy -- ''Deviant'' behavior and social relations -- The community response -- Martineau's interpretation of the witch hunts -- The meaning of the Salem tragedy for later centuries -- Notes -- References -- Chapter 3. Harriet Martineau's Irish romance: The Lady Oracle and the Young Repealer -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 4. Harriet Martineau and the sociology of health: England and her soldiers (1859) and health, husbandry, and handicraft (1861) -- The intellectual alliance of Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) and Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) -- England and her soldiers (1859a) -- The sociology of public health -- Mapping -- Gender and the English soldier -- Health, husbandry, and handicraft (1861) -- Gender, health, and labor -- Martineau's further contributions to the sociology of health, medicine, and occupations -- Martineau and female sociologists at Hull-House and the University of Chicago, 1889-1935 -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Acknowledgements -- References -- Chapter 5. Harriet Martineau: The forerunner of cultural studies -- The politics of life
Ethnographical aspects -- Socio-cultural change as the tool for emancipation -- The emancipation of women -- The emancipation of blacks -- The emancipation of low social class -- Summary -- Notes -- References -- Chapter 6. Some things are not negotiable: Gender, sovereignty, and Poland's integration into the European Union -- Introduction -- The changing nature of nation-states -- Gender, sovereignty, and European practice -- Gender and Polish identity -- Implications for European integration -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Acknowledgements -- References -- Chapter 7. Breaking their way in: women jockeys at the racetrack in Brazil -- Introduction -- Women in sport: bodies and subjectivities -- Places, spaces and gendered practices at the racetrack: past and present -- Women as jockeys and gender in an interactional context at the JCP -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Acknowledgements -- References -- Chapter 8. Exercising social power: The case of marriage -- Introduction -- Research design -- Findings: Structural inequality & controlling decisions -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 9. Evangelicals, invested individualism and gender -- Introduction -- Evangelical ideals in a dual-earner economy -- Research questions -- Methodology -- Analysis -- Summary & discussion -- Acknowledgment -- References -- Chapter 10. Fundamentalist feminists spar with the patriarchy: Interpretive strategies of Israeli rabbinic court pleaders -- Introduction -- The rabbinic courts and pleaders -- Three strategies -- So whatquest -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 11. Surviving widowhood: Gender and race effects on health-related coping strategies -- Data and methods -- Findings -- Discussion and conclusions -- Implications -- Notes -- References
Chapter 12. Re-examining the meanings of childbirth: Beyond gender and the ''Natural'' versus ''Medical'' dichotomy -- Introduction and statement of the problem -- Literature review -- Methods -- Findings and interpretation -- Discussion and directions for future research -- Acknowledgment -- References -- Chapter 13. Redefining ''reproductive rights'': An ecofeminist perspective on in vitro fertilization, egg markets and surrogate motherhood -- Introduction -- Gender and technology -- The debate over reproductive technologies -- Health and economic issues in reproductive technologies -- Conclusions -- Note -- References -- Chapter 14. How advertising for psychotropics constructs an enhanced gendered self -- Introduction -- Theoretical frameworks for understanding psychotropics -- Images of mental health -- Methods and material -- Results -- Conclusion -- References -- About the authors -- Subject Index
Consists of essays that discuss and analyze the 19th Century writings of Harriet Martineau (British Author), considered to be early examples of sociology and gender studies. Continuing in the tradition established by the "Advances in Gender Research" series, this title explores gender as a social institution and social construct
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Segal, Marcia Texler Advancing Gender Research from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Centuries : Advancing Gender Research from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-first Centuries Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited,c2008 9781848550261
主題 Gender identity -- History -- 19th century.;Gender identity -- History -- 20th century.;Gender identity -- History -- 21st century.;Sex role -- History -- 19th century.;Sex role -- History -- 20th century.;Sex role -- History -- 21st century
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Alt Author Demos, Vasilikie
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