Gendered Worlds by Judy Root AuletteGendered Worlds by Judy Root Aulette

Gendered Worlds

byJudy Root Aulette, Judith Wittner

Paperback | July 29, 2014

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Using the sociological imagination to explore gender relations throughout the world, Gendered Worlds looks at how concrete forms of gender, race, class, and sexual inequality operate transnationally; examines the impact of globalization on local and everyday life experiences; and identifieshow local actors re-imagine social possibilities, resist injustice, and work toward change.
Judy Root Aulette is Professor in the Department of Sociology and the Women's and Gender Studies Program at UNC-Charlotte. She is author of Changing American Families, Third Edition (2010), and coauthor, with Anna Aulette-Root and Floretta Boonzaier, of South African Women Living with HIV: Global Lessons from Local Voices (2013). Jud...
Title:Gendered WorldsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:576 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.68 inPublished:July 29, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199335613

ISBN - 13:9780199335619

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Table of Contents

PrefaceAcknowledgments1. Introduction2. Bodies and Genders3. Socialization and the Social Construction of Gender4. Sexualities5. Education6. Gender and the Global Economy7. Families8. Violence9. Gender- and Race-Based Illness: Diseases of the Division of Labor10. Politics, Prison, and the Military11. Popular Culture and Media12. Sport13. Religion14. Globalizing, Organizing, and Making the World a Better PlaceGlossaryIndex