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Gender Perspectives on Reproduction and Sexuality, Volume 8 (Advances in Gender Research)

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Published by JAI Press .
Written in English


  • Feminism,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Social Science-Women"s Studies - General,
  • Childbirth,
  • Human reproduction,
  • Social aspects,
  • Women"s rights

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMarcia Texler Segal (Editor), Vasilikie Demos (Editor), Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8032291M
ISBN 10076231088X
ISBN 109780762310883

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Gender Perspectives on Reproduction and Sexuality Article in Advances in Gender Research June with 9 Reads How we measure 'reads' Get this from a library! Gender perspectives on reproduction and sexuality. [Maria Texler Segal; Vasilikie P Demos; Jennie J Kronenfeld;] -- This volume offers feminist perspectives on the social, cultural and medical aspects of women as sexual beings and of their fertility, pregnancy and child bearing. It serves as a companion to Fertility, Reproduction and Sexuality: Social and Cultural Perspectives. General Editors: Soraya Tremayne, Volume 47 Waithood Gender, Education, and Global Delays in Marriage and Childbearing European and Asian Perspectives on Elderly Access to Support Networks Discourses on Gender and Sexual Inequality, Volume 23; Gender and Food: From Production to Consumption and After, Volume 22; Gender and Race Matter: Global Perspectives on Being a Woman, Volume 21; At the Center: Feminism, Social Science and Knowledge, Volume 20; Gender Transformation in the Academy, Volume 19; Gendered Perspectives on Conflict

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Gender perspectives on reproduction and sexuality: introduction / Marcia Texler Segal, Vasilikie Demos, Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld --Reproductive rights: an analytical proposal / Alejandro Cervantes-Carson --Delivery: gender and the language of birth / Terri A. Winnick --How I became a midwife: identity, biographical work, and legitimation in   The authors are proud sponsors of the SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award —enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop.. Sociology of Sexualities is the first comprehensive text to approach the study of sexuality from a sociological perspective. Drawing on the most up-to-date social scientific   CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN SEXUALITY Sexuality is an essential and integral part of all stages of human life, yet the topic is still taboo in almost every country. Talking openly about sexuality is crucial for understanding sexual behavior, the growth and development of our bodies, how we experience our gender roles,   VOLUME IV: BODIES: SPORT AND THE PRODUCTION OF GENDER AND SEXUALITY. Embodiments of Gender and Sexualities. Raewyn Connell, ‘An Iron Man: The Body and Some Contradictions of Hegemonic Masculinity’, in Michael A. Messner and Donald F. Sabo (eds.), Sport, Men and the Gender Order: Critical Feminist Perspectives (Human Kinetics Press