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Read online Reconstructing Gender: A Multicultural Anthology.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Reconstructing Gender: A Multicultural Anthology This United States focused anthology on gender focuses on women and men and the multiple identities that comprise the lives of individuals across gender Drawing from a wide range of sources including research articles essays and personal narratives Disch has chosen accessible engaging and provocative readings that represent a plurality of perspectives and experiences Eleven part introductions briefly identify important issues in the general eld of study describe the readings identify the central themes emerging throughout the book and raise questions for students to consider .

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Part I It s not just about Gender The Puerto Rican Dummy and the Merciful Son Marti n Espada From Nothing A Consciousness Helen Zia The Past is Ever Present Recognizing the New Racism Patricia Hill Collins Angry Women Are Building Issues and Struggles Facing American Indian Women Today Paula Gunn Allen J A P Slapping The Politics of Scapegoating Ruth Atkin and Adrienne Rich White Privilege Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack Peggy McIntosh Controlled or Autonomous Identity and the Experience of the Network Women Living Under Muslim Laws Farida Shaheed Theorizing Difference from Multiracial Feminism Maxine Baca Zinn and Bonnie Thornton Dill Patriarchy Allan Johnson Reflections on Global Governance and Transnational Feminist Movements in an Era of Infinite War Rosalind Petchesky .

Part II Gender Socialization The Social Construction of Gender Judith Lorber Boyhood Organized Sports and the Construction of Masculinities Michael A Messner Who s the Fairest of Them All Jill Nelson The Myth of the Latin Woman I Just Met a Girl Named Mari a Judith Ortiz Cofer He Defies You Still The Memoirs of a Sissy Tommi Avicolli Growing Up Hidden Linnea Due .

Part III Embodiment Beauty Is the Beast Psychological Effects of the Pursuit of the Perfect Female Body Elayne A Saltzberg and Joan C Chrisler Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit Leslie Marmon Silko A Way Outa No Way Eating Problems among African American Latina and White Women Becky W Thompson Just Walk on By A Black Man Ponders His Power to Alter Public Space Brent Staples Taking It Leonard Kriegel Do You Remember Me Barbara Macdonald I m Not Fat I m Latina Christy Haubegger The Tyranny of the Esthetic Surgery s Most Intimate Violation Martha A Coventry .

Part IV Communication For the White Person Who Wants to Know How to Be My Friend Pat Parker You Just Don t Understand Women and Men in Conversation Deborah Tannen Real Men Don t Cry and Other Uncool Myths Phil W Petrie The New Momism Susan J Douglas and Meredith W Michaels Claiming Jezebel Black Female Subjectivity and Sexual Expressions in Hip Hop Ayana Byrd Virtual Organizing Global Activism Shireen Lee Where are the women The strange case of the missing feminists When was the last time you saw one on TV Laura Zimmerman .

Part V Sexuality How Men Have a Sex Jon Stoltenberg The Myth of the Sexual Athlete Don Sabo Reproductive Rights A Disability Rights Issue Marsha Saxton The Impact of Multiple Marginalization Paula C Rust Uses of the Erotic The Erotic as Power Audre Lorde .

Part VI Families The Transformation of Family Life Lillian B Rubin Bloodmothers Othermothers and Women Centered Networks Patricia Hill Collins Dilemmas of Involved Fatherhood Kathleen Gerson Man Child A Black Lesbian Feminist s Response Audre Lorde I Am a Man Raul E Ybarra What is marriage for E J Graff .

Part VII Education Missing in Interaction Myra and David Sadker What About the Boys What the Current Debates Tell Us and Don t Tell Us About Boys in Schools Michael S Kimmel Conflict within the Ivory Tower Ruth Sidel Black and Female Reflections on Graduate School bell hooks .

Part VIII Paid Work and Unemployment The Success of Welfare Reform Sharon Hays Sixty Cents to a Man s Dollar Ann Crittenden Why Are There No Male Asian Anchormen on TV Ben Fong Torres The Effects of Affirmative Action on Other Stakeholders Barbara Reskin Global Woman by Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russell Hochschild America s Dirty Work Migrant Maids and Modern Day Slavery Joy M Zarembka The Globetrotting Sneaker Cynthia Enloe .

Part IX Violence Women Violence and Resistance Melanie Kaye Kantrowitz The Ultimate Growth Industry Trafficking in Women and Girls Jan Goodwin Where Race and Gender Meet Racism Hate Crimes and Pornography Helen Zia Homophobia in Straight Men Terry A Kupers Stopping Sexual Harassment A Challenge for Community Education Robert L Allen How Safe Is America Desiree Taylor Wielding Masculinity inside Abu Ghraib Making Feminist Sense of an American Military Scandal Cynthia Enloe Gender in a Time of Holy War Stephen Ducat .

Part X Health and Illness Masculinities and Men s Health Moving toward Post Superman Era Prevention Don Sabo Health Social Class and African American Women Evelyn L Barbee and Marilyn Little Reproductive Issues Are Essential Survival Issues for the Asian American Communities Connie S Chan Why the Precautionary Principle A Meditation on Polyvinyl Chloride PVC and the Breasts of Mothers Sandra Steingraber Does Silencio Muerte Notes on Translating the AIDS Epidemic Rafael Campo To Be Poor and Transgender Kai Wright Part XI A World That Is Truly Human Statement of Principles National Organization for Men Against Sexism The Blow Up A Clash of Realities Gloria Anzald a American Indian Women At the Center of Indigenous Resistance in Contemporary North America M Annette Jaimes with Theresa Halsey Toward a New Civic Leadership The Africana Criminal Justice Project Geoff K Ward and Manning Marable Organizing for Peace in Israel Why Israeli Women Want a Peace Movement of Their Own Gila Svirsky Women and Human Rights Rita Arditti by Estelle Disch

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Reconstructing Gender: A Multicultural Anthology
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This United States focused anthology on gender focuses on women and men and the multiple identities that comprise the lives of individuals across gender Drawing from a wide range of sources including research articles essays and personal narratives Disch has chosen accessible engaging and provocative readings that represent a plurality of perspectives and experiences Eleven part introductions briefly identify important issues in the general eld of study describe the readings identify the central themes emerging throughout the book and raise questions for students to consider br br Contents br br Part I It s not just about Gender br The Puerto Rican Dummy and the Merciful Son Marti n Espada br From Nothing A Consciousness Helen Zia br The Past is Ever Present Recognizing the New Racism Patricia Hill Collins br Angry Women Are Building Issues and Struggles Facing American Indian Women Today Paula Gunn Allen br J A P Slapping The Politics of Scapegoating Ruth Atkin and Adrienne Rich br White Privilege Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack Peggy McIntosh br Controlled or Autonomous Identity and the Experience of the Network Women Living Under Muslim Laws Farida Shaheed br Theorizing Difference from Multiracial Feminism Maxine Baca Zinn and Bonnie Thornton Dill br Patriarchy Allan Johnson br Reflections on Global Governance and Transnational Feminist Movements in an Era of Infinite War Rosalind Petchesky br br Part II Gender Socialization br The Social Construction of Gender Judith Lorber br Boyhood Organized Sports and the Construction of Masculinities Michael A Messner br Who s the Fairest of Them All Jill Nelson br The Myth of the Latin Woman I Just Met a Girl Named Mari a Judith Ortiz Cofer br He Defies You Still The Memoirs of a Sissy Tommi Avicolli br Growing Up Hidden Linnea Due br br Part III Embodiment br Beauty Is the Beast Psychological Effects of the Pursuit of the Perfect Female Body Elayne A Saltzberg and Joan C Chrisler br Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit Leslie Marmon Silko br A Way Outa No Way Eating Problems among African American Latina and White Women Becky W Thompson br Just Walk on By A Black Man Ponders His Power to Alter Public Space Brent Staples br Taking It Leonard Kriegel br Do You Remember Me Barbara Macdonald br I m Not Fat I m Latina Christy Haubegger br The Tyranny of the Esthetic Surgery s Most Intimate Violation Martha A Coventry br br Part IV Communication br For the White Person Who Wants to Know How to Be My Friend Pat Parker br You Just Don t Understand Women and Men in Conversation Deborah Tannen br Real Men Don t Cry and Other Uncool Myths Phil W Petrie br The New Momism Susan J Douglas and Meredith W Michaels br Claiming Jezebel Black Female Subjectivity and Sexual Expressions in Hip Hop Ayana Byrd br Virtual Organizing Global Activism Shireen Lee br Where are the women The strange case of the missing feminists When was the last time you saw one on TV Laura Zimmerman br br Part V Sexuality br How Men Have a Sex Jon Stoltenberg br The Myth of the Sexual Athlete Don Sabo br Reproductive Rights A Disability Rights Issue Marsha Saxton br The Impact of Multiple Marginalization Paula C Rust br Uses of the Erotic The Erotic as Power Audre Lorde br br Part VI Families br The Transformation of Family Life Lillian B Rubin br Bloodmothers Othermothers and Women Centered Networks Patricia Hill Collins br Dilemmas of Involved Fatherhood Kathleen Gerson br Man Child A Black Lesbian Feminist s Response Audre Lorde br I Am a Man Raul E Ybarra br What is marriage for E J Graff br br Part VII Education br Missing in Interaction Myra and David Sadker br What About the Boys What the Current Debates Tell Us and Don t Tell Us About Boys in Schools Michael S Kimmel br Conflict within the Ivory Tower Ruth Sidel br Black and Female Reflections on Graduate School bell hooks br br Part VIII Paid Work and Unemployment br The Success of Welfare Reform Sharon Hays br Sixty Cents to a Man s Dollar Ann Crittenden br Why Are There No Male Asian Anchormen on TV Ben Fong Torres br The Effects of Affirmative Action on Other Stakeholders Barbara Reskin br Global Woman by Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russell Hochschild br America s Dirty Work Migrant Maids and Modern Day Slavery Joy M Zarembka br The Globetrotting Sneaker Cynthia Enloe br br Part IX Violence br Women Violence and Resistance Melanie Kaye Kantrowitz br The Ultimate Growth Industry Trafficking in Women and Girls Jan Goodwin br Where Race and Gender Meet Racism Hate Crimes and Pornography Helen Zia br Homophobia in Straight Men Terry A Kupers br Stopping Sexual Harassment A Challenge for Community Education Robert L Allen br How Safe Is America Desiree Taylor br Wielding Masculinity inside Abu Ghraib Making Feminist Sense of an American Military Scandal Cynthia Enloe br Gender in a Time of Holy War Stephen Ducat br br Part X Health and Illness br Masculinities and Men s Health Moving toward Post Superman Era Prevention Don Sabo br Health Social Class and African American Women Evelyn L Barbee and Marilyn Little br Reproductive Issues Are Essential Survival Issues for the Asian American Communities Connie S Chan br Why the Precautionary Principle A Meditation on Polyvinyl Chloride PVC and the Breasts of Mothers Sandra Steingraber br Does Silencio Muerte Notes on Translating the AIDS Epidemic Rafael Campo br To Be Poor and Transgender Kai Wright Part XI A World That Is Truly Human br Statement of Principles National Organization for Men Against Sexism br The Blow Up A Clash of Realities Gloria Anzald a br American Indian Women At the Center of Indigenous Resistance in Contemporary North America M Annette Jaimes with Theresa Halsey br Toward a New Civic Leadership The Africana Criminal Justice Project Geoff K Ward and Manning Marable br Organizing for Peace in Israel Why Israeli Women Want a Peace Movement of Their Own Gila Svirsky br Women and Human Rights Rita Arditti, No description available