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Beyond the second sex : new directions in the anthropology of gender / edited by Peggy Reeves Sanday and Ruth Gallagher Goodenough.

By: Sanday, Peggy Reeves
Contributor(s): Goodenough, Ruth Gallagher | American Anthropological Association. Annual meeting (82: 1983: Chicago)
Language: English Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1990.Description: viii, 350p. ; 22.5cm.l.ISBN: 0812213033
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Includes bibl. references. - A selection of edited papers presented at an international conference, University of Pennsylvania, April 1984, and at a symposium organised for the meetings of the American Anthropological Association, 1983. - Contents: Gender meanings / A. Schlegel; Contested order: gender and society in the southern New Guinea Highlands / R. Lederman; Women's roles and existential identities / I. Kopytoff; Multiple gender ideologies and statuses / A. Meigs; Rethinking female pollution: the Beng case (Côte d'Ivoire) / A. Gottlieb; Androcentric and matrifocal gender representations in Minangkabau ideology / P.R. Sanday; Gender in an egalitarian society: a case study from the Coral Sea / M. Lepowsky; Situational stress and sexist behavior among young children / R.G. Goodenough; Women, property and power / S.T. Barnes; School fees and the marriage process for Mende girls in Sierra Leone / C. Bledsoe; The romance of resistance: tracing transformations of power through Bedouin women / L. Abu-Lughod.

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