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  1. Constituting Gender Through Talk in Childhood

    Conversations in Parent-child, Peer, and Sibling Relationships:a Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction

    Edited by Amy Sheldon

    This issue explores some of the ways in which gender, as a social construction, might be rooted in and contingent on conversational processes in childhood. The interconnections between language and gender in three key developmental sociolinguistic contexts are examined: talk between parent and...

    Published February 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  2. Gender, Power, and Communication in Human Relationships

    Edited by Pamela J. Kalbfleisch, Michael J. Cody

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This edited volume establishes a state-of-the-art perspective on theory and research on gender, power, and communication in human relationships. Both theoretical essays and review chapters address issues relevant to female and male differences in power, dominance, communication, equality, and...

    Published June 1st 1995 by Routledge

  3. Gender Tales

    Tensions in the Schools

    Edited by Judith S. Kleinfeld, Suzanne Yerian

    A book of "real world" cases, this text introduces "flashpoint" issues related to gender equity in the schools. It immerses readers in the human dilemmas teachers face when they set out to provide equal opportunities for -- and to develop the abilities of -- all of their students. Each case, a true...

    Published May 1st 1995 by Routledge

  4. Gender, Sex and Sexuality

    Contemporary Psychological Perspectives

    By Gerda Siann

    For some time sex has been defined as the biological difference between men and women, and gender as the manner in which culture defines and constrains these differences. Feminine/masculine, male/female, women/men, boy/girl - terms of sexual and gender division like these permeate the way we think...

    Published July 14th 1994 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Sexuality in Adolescence

    Current Trends

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Sexuality in Adolescence: Current Trends considers the latest theory and research on adolescent development, focusing on sexuality as a vital aspect of normal, healthy maturation. Biological changes are discussed within a social context, and the latest research is presented on key issues of our...

    Published October 21st 1993 by Routledge

  6. Dual-career Marriage

    A System in Transition

    By Lisa R. Silberstein

    Dual-career marriage, in which wife and husband each pursue a professional career, offers a window into the changing landscape of gender roles and relations. In the span of a single generation, the family in which both parents work outside the home has gone from being the exception to being the...

    Published June 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  7. Women and New Reproductive Technologies

    Medical, Psychosocial, Legal, and Ethical Dilemmas

    Edited by Judith Rodin, Aila Collins

    Although major breakthroughs in reproductive technology have created dramatic opportunities for many people, they are not without problems. More significant than the question of whether the technologies are "good" or "bad," however, is for whom they are good, in what instances, and to whom they...

    Published June 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  8. The Experience and Meaning of Work in Women's Lives

    Edited by Hildreth Y. Grossman, Nia Lane Chester

    In the past, social scientists have relied predominantly on traditional models of work to understand women's experiences. These models, however, have been based on men's occupational experiences, which have been assumed to be the same for women. More recently, researchers and theorists from a...

    Published December 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  9. Gender Concepts of Swedish and American Youth

    By Margaret Jean Intons-Peterson

    In 1969 Sweden officially endorsed and implemented a governmental policy of gender equality. This book looks at and compares the development of gender concepts in Swedish and American youth. Children, ages 11 to 18 years were tested to obtain a developmental profile of changes in the components of...

    Published May 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Models of Achievement

    Reflections of Eminent Women in Psychology, Volume 2

    Edited by Agnes N. O'Connell, Nancy Felipe Russo

    Providing role models of excellence for contemporary women and men and contributing to the understanding of the educational and career development of high achieving women, these autobiographical essays of seventeen women and their achievements generate a deeper appreciation of the vital role of...

    Published April 1st 1988 by Psychology Press