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Opinions Throughout History: Gender Roles by
Publication Date: 2018-08-01
This new series from Grey House offers in-depth, single volumes that follow the debate, or path, to a decision on a controversial topic as it evolved throughout history. Each volume offers a wide range of opinion essays and editorials, speeches, and journal articles and expert analysis.
Angry White Men by Why are white men so angry? Sociologist Michael Kimmel, one of the leading writers on men and masculinity in the world today, has spent hundreds of hours in the company of America's angry white men--from white supremacists to men's rights activists to young students--in pursuit of an answer. He locates the increase in anger in the seismic economic, social and political shifts that have so transformed the American landscape.
Call Number: HQ1090.3 .K55175 2013
Dr. Kevin L. Lyles, Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Political Science,
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago
The Feminine Mystique by First published in 1963, [this book] ignited a revolution that profoundly changed our culture, our consciousness, and our lives. Check the library catalog for other editions.
Call Number: HQ1426 .F83 1984 | HQ1426 .F844 2001
Gender in the Twenty-First Century by Aimed at students of gender and social inequality, this book provides new insight into the uneven and stalled nature of the gender revolution in ;the twenty-first century. Honing in on key institutions--the family, higher education, the workplace, religion, the military, and sports--key scholars look at why gender inequality persists.
Call Number: HQ1075.5 .U6 .G463 2017 EBK
The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir's masterwork is a powerful analysis of the Western notion of "woman," and a groundbreaking exploration of inequality and otherness. The work remains as pertinent today as it was sixty years ago, and will continue to provoke and inspire generations of men and women to come.
Call Number: HQ1208 .B352 2011 | HQ1208 .B352 1974
When Everything Changed by [The book] begins in 1960, when most American women had to get their husbands' permission to apply for a credit card. It ends in 2008 with Hillary Clinton's historic presidential campaign.
Call Number: HQ1421 .C64 2009
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International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities by "...examines every area of men's personal and social lives as shaped by gender ...covers masculinity politics, the men's groups and movements that have tried to change men's roles ...presents entries on working with particular groups of boys or men, from male patients to men in prison."
Call Number: HQ1090 .I58 2007 ebk eBooks on EBSCOhost | HQ1090 .I58 2007 Reference book
Population by Age and Sex
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