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Gender: sources, perspectives, and methodologies by
Call Number: HQ1075 .G46658 2016eb
Publication Date: 2016-03-11
This book serves as a primer to the study of gender, including women's, queer, and men's studies. By employing literature, film, art, history, and other disciplines, it identifies areas of critical thought and practice in gender and sexuality studies; provides an overview of central themes, current topics, and seminal debates; and offers resources for further research. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog.
Gendered Lives by
Call Number: HQ1075 .W69 2015
Publication Date: 2014-01-01
This text introduces readers to theories, research, and pragmatic information, demonstrating the multiple and often interactive ways that one's views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. With the most up-to-date research, balanced perspectives of masculinity and femininity, a personal introduction to the field, and a conversational first-person writing style, this engaging text encourages you to think critically about gender and society.
Opinions Throughout History: Gender: roles & rights by
Call Number: HQ1075.5.U6 I87 2018eb
Publication Date: 2018-08-01
This new series from Grey House offers in-depth, single volumes that follow the debate, or path, to a decision on a controversial topic as it evolved throughout history. Each volume offers a wide range of opinion essays and editorials, speeches, and journal articles and expert analysis. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog.
The Psychology of Sex and Gender by
Call Number: BF692 .B67 2019
Publication Date: 2018-02-27
This text offers a full and vibrant picture of the field, providing students with contemporary examples, balanced coverage of men and women, and a grounding in psychological science. Meeting the needs of gender science today, the authors present classic and cutting-edge research findings, historical contexts, examples from popular culture, cross-cultural universality and variation, and coverage of non-binary identities. Each chapter students are asked to think critically, to identify and evaluate their own myths and misconceptions, and to participate in real-world debates on topics at the forefront of the field.
Sex, Gender, and Sexuality by
Call Number: HQ21 .S47165 2013
Publication Date: 2012-07-27
Pushing the boundaries of traditional sex, gender, and sexuality theories, the second edition of this edited volume brings together classic and cutting-edge works that engage, challenge, and excite. The directed reading questions before each article provides students and faculty with a roadmap, as well as the foundations to lively in-class discussions. This fantastic resource brings together sex, gender, and sexuality through the prism of race, ethnicity, religion, ability, age, and class. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog.
Trans* in College by
Call Number: LC2574.6 .N52 2017
Publication Date: 2016-12-22
This is both a personal book that offers an account of the author's own trans* identity and a deeply engaged study of trans* collegians that reveals the complexities of trans* identities, and how these students navigate the trans* oppression present throughout society and their institutions, create community and resilience, and establish meaning and control in a world that assumes binary genders. This book not only remedies the paucity of literature on trans* college students, but does so from a perspective of resiliency and agency.
The Transgender Studies Reader 2 by
Call Number: HQ77.9 .T72 2013
Publication Date: 2013-02-12
In 2006, Routledge's The Transgender Studies Reader brought together the first definitive collection of the field. Since its publication, the field has seen an explosion of new work that has expanded the boundaries of inquiry in many directions. The Transgender Studies Reader 2 gathers these disparate strands of scholarship, and collects them into a format that makes sense for teaching and research. Consists of fifty articles, with a general introduction by the editors, explanatory head notes for each essay, and bibliographical suggestions for further research. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog. Online copy available for viewing, click on the title or search the library catalog.
Trans Kids: being gendered in the twenty-first century by
Call Number: HQ1075 .M425 2018
Publication Date: 2018-08-17
Trans Kids is a trenchant ethnographic and interview-based study of the first generation of families affirming and facilitating gender nonconformity in children. Drawing from sociology, philosophy, psychology, and sexuality studies, sociologist Tey Meadow depicts the intricate social processes that shape gender acquisition. Engaging and rigorously argued, Trans Kids underscores the centrality of ever more particular configurations of gender in both our physical and psychological lives, and the increasing embeddedness of personal identities in social institutions.
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