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Taking sides : clashing views on controversial issues in gender studies / edited, selected, and with introductions by Alison D. Spalding.
Title:
Taking sides : clashing views on controversial issues in gender studies / edited, selected, and with introductions by Alison D. Spalding.
Other Title:
Clashing views on controversial issues in gender studies
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
Guilford, Conn. : Dushkin/McGraw-Hill, [1998]
Publication Date:
1998
ISBN:
9780697385505
General Note:
Includes listings of World Wide Web sites.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Is male dominance rooted in biology? -- Is the quest for beauty necessarily damaging to women? -- Is the men's movement "Promise Keepers" socially positive? -- Is the sex industry harmful to women? -- Should society continue to support sexual harassment policies for the workplace? -- Should women receive more coverage in history textbooks? -- Do women still face discrimination in the workplace? -- Do women belong in the armed forces? -- Do mainstream religious denominations discriminate against women? -- Should women put their children's needs above their own? -- Is divorce necessarily bad for you? -- Is finding a husband a major concern for African American women? -- Do family courts discriminate against fathers in custody hearings? -- Do lesbian couples naturally adopt separate gender roles? -- Is there a male sex bias in medicine? -- Is premenstrual syndrome a clear medical condition? -- Do women suffer from post-abortion syndrome? -- Are silicone breast implants dangerous for women? -- Should ritual female genital surgery be regulated worldwide?
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
volume
Local Note:
MUW--Gift of Dr. Jo Spearman.
Language:
English
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