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The gendered society

Michael S. Kimmel

The gendered society

by Michael S. Kimmel

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMichael Kimmel
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1075 .K547 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 472 p. :
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24562346M
ISBN 100195399021
ISBN 109780195399028
LC Control Number2009042104
OCLC/WorldCa461323067

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Essential reading for both students and scholars, The Gendered Society is an authoritative, incisive, and lively statement about contemporary gender relations from one of the country's foremost thinkers on the subject.

Kimmel's companion text,The Gendered Society Reader, Third Edition (OUP, ), provides a perfect complement for classroom use.

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