A Companion to Gender History (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Teresa A. Meade,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks

By Teresa A. Meade,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks

A significant other to Gender History surveys the heritage of ladies worldwide, stories their interplay with males in gendered societies, and appears on the position of gender in shaping human habit over millions of years.

  • An wide survey of the historical past of girls world wide, their interplay with males, and the position of gender in shaping human habit over millions of years.
  • Discusses kin heritage, the historical past of the physique and sexuality, and cultural background along women’s background and gender history.
  • Considers the significance of sophistication, zone, ethnicity, race and faith to the formation of gendered societies.
  • Contains either thematic essays and chronological-geographic essays.
  • Gives due weight to pre-history and the pre-modern period in addition to to the fashionable era.
  • Written via students from around the English-speaking global and students for whom English isn't really their first language.

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