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The Resource Gender in World History, Peter N. Stearns

Gender in World History, Peter N. Stearns

Label
Gender in World History
Title
Gender in World History
Statement of responsibility
Peter N. Stearns
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Covering societies from classical times to the twenty-first century, Gender in World History is a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men, women, and gender roles when different cultural systems come into contact. Now in its third edition, the book has been thoroughly updated"-- Provided by publisher
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stearns, Peter N.,
Dewey number
305.309
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Themes in world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex differences
Label
Gender in World History, Peter N. Stearns
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I Agricultural Societies; 1 The Traditional Framework: Agriculture, Patriarchy, Civilizations; 2 Early Contacts: Infl uences from Cultural Diversity; 3 Buddhism and Chinese Women; 4 Islamic Standards outside the Heartland: Changes and Continuities in India and Sub-Saharan Africa; 5 The Chinese Influence; Conclusion of Part I: Gender and Contacts in Agricultural Societies; PART II New Patterns of Contact, 1500-1900; 6 Europeans and Native Americans; 7 Men and Women amid British Imperialism in India
  • 8 Western Infl uences and Regional Reactions: Polynesia and Africa9 Reform Movements and Gender: Beyond the Colonial Models; Conclusion of Part II: Gender Contact amid Rising World Trade; PART III The Contemporary World; 10 Immigration as Culture Contact; 11 New International Influences: Feminism and Marxism; 12 Contact and Retract: The Middle East in the Contemporary Era; 13 Latin America: The Role of Contacts in Basic Change; 14 Global Consumer Culture: The Question of Impact; 15 Globalization and Resistance; Conclusion of Part III: Gender and Contact in Modern Societies
Control code
ocn904397951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317524502
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904397951
Label
Gender in World History, Peter N. Stearns
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I Agricultural Societies; 1 The Traditional Framework: Agriculture, Patriarchy, Civilizations; 2 Early Contacts: Infl uences from Cultural Diversity; 3 Buddhism and Chinese Women; 4 Islamic Standards outside the Heartland: Changes and Continuities in India and Sub-Saharan Africa; 5 The Chinese Influence; Conclusion of Part I: Gender and Contacts in Agricultural Societies; PART II New Patterns of Contact, 1500-1900; 6 Europeans and Native Americans; 7 Men and Women amid British Imperialism in India
  • 8 Western Infl uences and Regional Reactions: Polynesia and Africa9 Reform Movements and Gender: Beyond the Colonial Models; Conclusion of Part II: Gender Contact amid Rising World Trade; PART III The Contemporary World; 10 Immigration as Culture Contact; 11 New International Influences: Feminism and Marxism; 12 Contact and Retract: The Middle East in the Contemporary Era; 13 Latin America: The Role of Contacts in Basic Change; 14 Global Consumer Culture: The Question of Impact; 15 Globalization and Resistance; Conclusion of Part III: Gender and Contact in Modern Societies
Control code
ocn904397951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317524502
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904397951

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