Gender Studies

Gender studies is a field of interdisciplinary study which analyses race, ethnicity, sexuality and location. In gender studies, the term "gender" is used to refer to the social and cultural constructions of masculinities and femininities.

See also women's studies.

New Releases Tagged "Gender Studies"

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Unwell Women: Misdiagnosis and Myth in a Man-Made World
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Against White Feminism: Notes on Disruption
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White Feminism: From the Suffragettes to Influencers and Who They Leave Behind
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Period. It's About Bloody Time
Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity
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Bad Feminist
The Feminine Mystique
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
A Room of One's Own
Men Explain Things to Me
The Beauty Myth
The V Girl: a Coming of Age Story
Yes Means Yes!: Visions of Female Sexual Power and A World Without Rape
Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics
The Purity Myth: How America's Obsession with Virginity is Hurting Young Women
Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity
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