1131. Tác giả chính: Theodore F. Cohen
Nhan đề: Men and masculinity : a text reader / Theodore F. Cohen Số phân loại : 305.31 TH205; Đặc điểm vật lý: xiii, 437 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : This anthology of readings designed for gender studies or men's studies courses is organized around specific themes and issues, including men in marriage, socialization, men and employment, and men in trouble. Selections are drawn from interviews and first-person narratives, as well as from more traditional academic sources .
1132. Tác giả chính: Tahmina Rashid
Nhan đề: Contested representation : Punjabi women in feminist debate in Pakistan / Tahmina Rashid Số phân loại : 305.4092 T102; Đặc điểm vật lý: xvi, 403 p. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : This research brings forth a dynamic way of looking at women's rights activism in Pakistan. It deals with lower and lower middle class women, and the issues that are important to them. The work is instrumental in giving a voice to the participants and gives prominence to their views by quoting words from the living experiences of informants .
1133. Tác giả chính: Lois W. Banner
Nhan đề: Women in modern America : a brief history / Lois W. Banner Số phân loại : 305.40973 L428; Đặc điểm vật lý: xv, 264 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : This brief text examines the broad themes that have shaped women's experiences in the United States from 1890 to the present day. Students are invited to investigate the ways in which notions of gender difference have changed over time, as well as how a wide variety of women have both created and responded to shifting, often controversial cultural, political, and social roles .
1134. Tác giả chính: Mari Yoshihara
Nhan đề: Embracing the East : white women and American orientalism / Mari Yoshihara Số phân loại : 305.40973 M109; Đặc điểm vật lý: x, 242Tr ; 25 cm
*Tóm tắt : hrough concrete historical narratives and careful textual analysis, she examines the ideological context for America's changing discourse about Asia and interrogates the power and appeal--as well as the problems and limitations--of American Orientalism for white women's explorations of their identities. Combining the analysis of race and gender in the United States and the study of U.S.-Asian relations, Yoshihara's work represents the transnational direction of scholarship in American Studies and U.S. history. In addition, this interdisciplinary work brings together diverse materials and approaches, including cultural history, material culture, visual arts, performance studies, and literary analysis .
1135. Tác giả chính: Diana Tietjens Meyers
Nhan đề: Gender in the mirror : cultural imagery and women’s agency / Diana Tietjens Meyers Số phân loại : 305.42 D538; Đặc điểm vật lý: 231tr : Minh họa ; 25 cm
*Tóm tắt : Harmful, culturally prevalent imagery of feminine sexuality, beauty, and motherhood constrains women's self-determination. Gender in the Mirror proposes alternative imagery of feminine sexuality, beauty, and motherhood and advances an account of feminist discursive politics that takes on the challenge of neutralizing patriarchal imagery .
1136. Tác giả chính: Akhtar Husain Raipuri
Nhan đề: The dust of the road : a translation of Gard-e-Raah / Akhtar Husain Raipuri ; translated by Amina Azfar Số phân loại : 305.42 R149; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxviii, 271Tr : Minh họa ; 24 cm
Tác giả khác: Amina Azfar
*Tóm tắt : The entire text of the book is imbued with the spirit of the man - brave, ambitious, and appreciating and enjoying the best things of life. It is a truly fascinating book and a work of art .
1137. Tác giả chính: Aardman
Nhan đề: The wrong trousers / Aardman Số phân loại : 305.42 A100; Đặc điểm vật lý: 44 p. : col. ill. ; 22cm.
*Tóm tắt : It's Gromit the dog's birthday, and his friend Wallace gives him an unusual present - a pair of techno-trousers .
1138. Tác giả chính: Martha C. Nussbaum
Nhan đề: Sex & social justice / Martha C. Nussbaum Số phân loại : 305.42 M109; Đặc điểm vật lý: ix, 476 tr. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : Sex and Social Justice will interest a wide readership because of the public importance of the topics Nussbaum addresses and the generous insight she shows in dealing with these issues. Brought together for this timely collection, these essays, extensively revised where previously published, offer incisive political reflections by one of our most important living philosophers .
1139. Tác giả chính: Jennifer Saul
Nhan đề: Feminism : issues & arguments / Jennifer Saul Số phân loại : 305.4201 J54; Đặc điểm vật lý: 317Tr ; 21 cm
*Tóm tắt : Filling a gap in the textbook market, Feminism: Issues & Arguments provides an accessible and stimulating introduction to feminist philosophy that assumes no background in the subject. Drawing on both philosophical thought and up-to-date empirical research, Jennifer Mather Saul provides lucid arguments for a variety of feminist positions but avoids advocating any particular position so that students will be motivated to think critically. The chapters are organized around key topics including pornography, abortion, sexual harassment, and the politics of work and family. By focusing on real-world applications of feminist philosophy, this text brings the subject to life for students because it deals with issues that they care about. Feminism: Issues & Arguments is ideal for courses in feminism, feminist philosophy/philosophy of women, and sociology of women .
1140. Tác giả chính: Rashida Mohammad Hussain Patel
Nhan đề: Woman versus man : socio legal gender inequality in Pakistan / Rashida Mohammad Hussain Patel Số phân loại : 305.42095491 R109; Đặc điểm vật lý: xix, 249 tr. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : The book discusses legalities concerning the Hudood Ordinance and Zina, family laws, abuse, marriage, divorce, adultery, maintenance of children, contraception and crimes of honor. It is suplemented by useful appendices containing extracts from relevant ordinances and a glossary which makes it an indispensable guide for lawyers and women. Eminently readable, containing several case studies, and real life examples the book is also essential reading for all thinking Pakistani women .