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  1. Stereotype Activation and Inhibition

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume XI

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    The use of social sterotypes as a basis for judgments and behavioral decisions has been a major focus of social psychological theory and research since the field began. Although motivational and cognitive influences on stereotyping have been considered, these two general types of influence have...

    Published May 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  2. Gender and Social Psychology

    By Vivien Burr

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Explaining theory and research in an accessible but thorough manner, Gender and Social Psychology critically evaluates the contribution that psychology has made to the study of gender, examining key issues such a family roles and parenting, inequalities in education, jobs and pay, and the effects...

    Published April 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  3. Being An Older Woman

    A Study in the Social Production of Identity

    By Isabella Paoletti

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    The study presented in this volume examines how older women's identities are socially constructed and, in particular, how they can be influenced by institutional intervention. The interest in identity production is not only theoretical, but also practical. Different perceptions of oneself as an...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Black Women's Health

    A Special Double Issue of women's Health: Research on Gender, Behavior, and Policy

    Edited by Hope Landrine, Elizabeth A. Klonoff

    In this special issue, top researchers from a diversity of disciplines provide an overview of and insights into the major social, cultural, and structural variables that play a role in Black women's poor health, and differential morbidity and mortality. The articles focus on the major threats to...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Psychology Press

  5. The Thin Woman

    Feminism, Post-structuralism and the Social Psychology of Anorexia Nervosa

    By Helen Malson

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The Thin Woman provides an in-depth discussion of anorexia nervosa from a feminist social psychological standpoint. Medicine, psychiatry and psychology have all presented us with particular ways of understanding eating disorders, yet the notion of 'anorexia' as a medical condition limits our...

    Published November 13th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Re-thinking Abortion

    Psychology, Gender and the Law

    By Mary Boyle

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Women have been able to have abortions legally for over 30 years. Yet few books have considered it as anything other than a health issue. Mary Boyle breaks this mould by considering the constructions of abortion in Western society. Drawing on ideas from sociology, politics, anthropology and law...

    Published November 6th 1997 by Routledge

  7. The Menstrual Cycle

    By Anne Walker

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Anne Walker shows that women are neither the victims of raging hormonal fluctuations nor entirely unaffected by them. Unlike most previous publications that focus on menstruation (a part of the cycle), The Menstrual Cycle presents a well researched study of the entire menstrual cycle and its...

    Published July 31st 1997 by Routledge

  8. Gender Equity Right From the Start

    By Jo Sanders, Janice Koch, Josephine Urso

    What makes girls avoid math, science, and technology in school? And what can teacher educators do to help new teachers keep this from happening so that all of our children's talents can find expression? These two volumes provide teaching materials and background information on gender equity for...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Gender Equity Sources and Resources for Education Students

    By Jo Sanders, Janice Koch, Josephine Urso

    What makes girls avoid math, science, and technology in school? And what can teacher educators do to help new teachers keep this from happening so that all of our children's talents can find expression? These two volumes provide teaching materials and background information on gender equity for...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  10. 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