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The Gender Perspective

The Gender Perspective

Innovations in Economy, Organisation And Health Within the Souther African Development Community

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Republic of South Africa,
  • Africa - General,
  • General,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Congresses,
  • Government policy,
  • Women,
  • Women"s rights

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIsabell Welpe (Editor), Britta Thege (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12830187M
    ISBN 103631525990
    ISBN 109783631525999

    The feminist perspective of gender stratification more recently takes into account intersectionality, a feminist sociological theory first highlighted by feminist-sociologist Kimberlé Crenshaw. Intersectionality suggests that various biological, social and cultural categories, including gender, race, class and ethnicity, interact and contribute towards systematic social inequality. Human Rights and Gender Politics: Asia-Pacific Perspectives examines the critical issues raised by this embracing and expansion of the human rights discourse by feminists volume challenges the conventional, ungendered and male-centred analysis of the politics of human rights and addresses the future of global feminisms.

    CHAPTER 1: AN INTRODUCTION TO GENDER examine it from new perspectives.1 But it is precisely the fact that gender seems self-evident that makes the study of gender interesting. It brings the challenge to uncover the process of her book title, Gender . Debates around gender invariably centre on the assumed ‘naturalness’ of gender roles, that they are ‘hardwired’ and an inevitable result of our biology – that is, penises lead to masculinity and vaginas lead to femininity. From this perspective, the road is well travelled, and the route is predestined.

      For mid-to-upper level courses in Gender Roles, Introduction to Women's Studies, and Sociology of Sex Roles. This text provides a balanced, non-polarized view of controversial issues that dispel gender myths and demonstrates how material can be meaningfully applied to /5. Table of Contents. 1. Sustainable Development: A Gendered Pathways Approach Melissa Leach, Lyla Mehta and Preetha Prabhakaran ys towards Sustainability in the Context of Globalization: A Gendered Perspective on Growth, Macro Policy, and Employment Elissa Braunstein and Mimi Houston tion, Sustainable Development and Gender Equality Betsy Hartmann, Anne Hendrixson and .


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