A Companion to Global Gender History Ed 2
Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, "A Companion to Global Gender History Ed 2"
English | ISBN: 1119535808 | 2020 | 672 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Provides a completely updated survey of the major issues in gender history from geographical, chronological, and topical perspectives
This new edition examines the history of women over thousands of years, studies their interaction with men in a gendered world, and looks at the role of gender in shaping human behavior. It includes thematic essays that offer a broad foundation for key issues such as family, labor, sexuality, race, and material culture, followed by chronological and regional essays stretching from the earliest human societies to the contemporary period. The book offers readers a diverse selection of viewpoints from an authoritative team of international authors and reflects questions that have been explored in different cultural and historiographic traditions.