Download e-book for kindle: Les inégalités hommes-femmes en question: Entre choix, by Alexandre Baumann
By Alexandre Baumann
Do Babies Matter?: Gender and Family in the Ivory Tower by Mary Ann Mason,Nicholas H. Wolfinger,Marc Goulden PDF
By Mary Ann Mason,Nicholas H. Wolfinger,Marc Goulden
Do infants Matter? is the 1st entire exam of the connection among relatives formation and the tutorial careers of guys and ladies. The booklet starts with graduate scholars and postdoctoral fellows, strikes directly to early and mid-career years, and ends with retirement. person chapters study graduate college, how contemporary PhD recipients get into the tutorial online game, the tenure procedure, and lifestyles after tenure. The authors discover the family members sacrifices ladies usually need to make to get forward in academia and think about how gender and family members engage to impact promoting to complete professor, salaries, and retirement. Concrete ideas are urged for remodeling the collage right into a family-friendly setting at each profession stage.
The booklet attracts on over a decade of study utilizing remarkable info assets, together with the Survey of Doctorate Recipients, a nationally consultant panel survey of PhDs in the United States, and a number of surveys of school and graduate scholars on the ten-campus collage of California system..
By Pascale Bonnemere
Rituals have constantly been a spotlight of ethnographies of Melanesia, offering a floor for very important theorizing in anthropology. this is often very true of the male initiation rituals that until eventually lately have been held in Papua New Guinea. For the main half, those rituals were understood as all-male associations, meant to take care of and legit male domination. Women's exclusion from the wooded area house the place males carried out so much such rites has been taken as an indication in their exclusion from the whole ritual process.
Women as Unseen Characters is the 1st publication to ascertain the function of women in Papua New Guinea male rituals, and the 1st systematic therapy of this factor for any a part of the realm. during this quantity, top Melanesian students construct on fresh ethnographies that exhibit how woman relatives had roles in male rituals that had formerly long gone unseen. girl seclusion and the enforcement of taboos have been the most important parts of the ritual strategy: varieties of presence of their personal right.
Contributors the following supply unique money owed of the various varieties of girl presence in quite a few Papua New Guinea male rituals. while those are restored to the image, the rituals can now not be interpreted basically as an establishment for reproducing male domination yet also needs to be understood as a second while the full process of family binding a male individual to his kinfolk is reorganized. by means of facing the participation of ladies, a unconditionally ignored size of male rituals is extra to our understanding.
By Thalia Gur-Klein
By Jennifer Marchbank
childcare coverage and women's monetary task around the EC
detailed case reports of coverage making in practice
the covert and overt obstacles to equality-based coverage making
successful suggestions and counter-strategies for coverage makers and campaigners.
Mapping Feminist Anthropology in the Twenty-First Century by Ellen Lewin,Leni M. Silverstein,A. Lynn Bolles,Matthew R. PDF
By Ellen Lewin,Leni M. Silverstein,A. Lynn Bolles,Matthew R. Dudgeon,Meena Rani Khandelwal,Catherine Kingfisher,Elise A. Kramer,Lynn Kwiatkowski,Louise Lamphere,Frances Mascia-Lees,Margot Weiss,Elizabeth F. S. Roberts,Kimberly Theidon
By Kathy Davis,Mary S Evans,Judith Lorber,Mary Evans
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By Rosemary Ruether
Rosemary Radford Ruether starts off her exploration of the divine female with an research of prehistoric archaeology that demanding situations the preferred concept that, till their overthrow by way of male-dominated monotheism, many historical societies have been matriarchal in constitution, ruled via a female divinity and present in concord with nature. For Ruether, the ancient proof indicates the truth approximately those societies is way extra advanced. She is going directly to reflect on key myths and rituals from Sumerian, Babylonian, Egyptian, and Anatolian cultures; to ascertain the relationships between gender, deity, and nature within the Hebrew faith; and to debate the improvement of Mariology and feminine mysticism in medieval Catholicism, and the continuation of knowledge mysticism in Protestanism. She additionally supplies a provocative research of the assembly of Aztec and Christian lady symbols in Mexico and of ultra-modern neo-pagan events within the United States.