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Month: June 2009

Born This Way: Questions and Answers About Being Transgender

Born This Way: Questions and Answers About Being Transgender

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Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (1 semester) of credit. Those who are Revalorist Feminists are dedicated to uncovering women’s history through writings, art, and traditional activities such as sewing. Because women's studies is still a fairly new specialty, there are many differences among the liberal arts and social science degree programs. A. in Gender and International Relations is held at the University of Bristol, UK.

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Romantic Hellenism and Women Writers (Palgrave Studies in

Romantic Hellenism and Women Writers (Palgrave Studies in

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Black and white racial politics in relation to gender and contemporary art in the United States. Palmer: It is better than it was 25 years ago, a lot better. Women are oppressed as women and “by having to be women” (Rubin 1975, 204). The second set of materials reversed these genders so that the two more highly pre-ranked applicants were depicted as women, and the third lower ranked applicant was depicted as a man. Why would 70's activists tend to downplay concerns about gay marriage?

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A Literary History of Women's Writing in Britain, 1660-1789

A Literary History of Women's Writing in Britain, 1660-1789

Susan Staves

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Now we see it is more appropriate to use the term “people of all genders” to be more inclusive. Marie Curie didn’t complain that she could characterize radioactivity if only she were a man. Also capturing the stories of victims, their families and friends, the film follows various activists in countries such as Tanzania, Somalia, Kenya and Mali, as they meet with school children, local communities, and others in attempting to change the 5,000 year-old custom.

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Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash: Piracy, Sexuality, and Masculine

Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash: Piracy, Sexuality, and Masculine

Hans Turley

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But which social practices construct gender, what social construction is and what being of a certain gender amounts to are major feminist controversies. For Witt, this unifying role is undertaken by gender (being a woman or a man): it is a pervasive and fundamental social position that unifies and determines all other social positions both synchronically and diachronically. Tradition of excellence: WGS is mindful of UNCG's historical identity as the Women's College (WC) of the University of North Carolina.

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Sex and Psyche: Gender and Self Viewed Cross-Culturally

Sex and Psyche: Gender and Self Viewed Cross-Culturally

John E. Williams

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Newman believes this is problematic because there is no unified definition as to what equality means or looks like, and that this can be significantly important in areas like public policy. [52] " Rosie the Riveter " was an iconic symbol of the American homefront in WWII and a departure from gender roles due to wartime necessity. Hosted by Eric Sevareid and Edwin Newman. 1989. 45 min. Women's bodies in sickness and health, and encounters with lay and professional healers from the 18th century to the present.

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In Defense of Honor: Sexual Morality, Modernity, and Nation

In Defense of Honor: Sexual Morality, Modernity, and Nation

Sueann Caulfield

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Women often have early symptoms within the weeks prior to their heart attack — unusual fatigue, sleep disturbance, but not always chest pain or discomfort. Each issue is theme-oriented, produced in consultation with a distinguished feminist scholar, and includes articles on literature, text studies, anthropology, archeology, theology, contemporary thought, sociology, the arts, and more.” It shows a tradition with a special place in Indian society: the entertainment of paying customers - always men - by songstresses and dancers who perform in the classical Hindustani styles of the ancient "nautch" girls.

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To The Storm: The Odyssey of a Revolutionary Chinese Woman

To The Storm: The Odyssey of a Revolutionary Chinese Woman

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Socialising influences like these are still thought to send implicit messages regarding how females and males should act and are expected to act shaping us into feminine and masculine persons. I tend to be drawn to stories about ordinary people with big spirit and colorful dialogue." Video/C 7892 Follows two years in the lives of four young women from the village of Phoenix Bridge, who have come to Beijing for work. Coyote has been the writer in residence at Carleton, Western, the University of Winnipeg and the Vancouver Public Library, and has lectured at universities and colleges across the continent.

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Courtship Customs in Postwar Spain/Usos Amorosos De LA

Courtship Customs in Postwar Spain/Usos Amorosos De LA

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Consider an imaginary circumstance (which might have a real historical counterpart) where the relevant aspect of gender inequality did not exist, nor did the related beliefs – then at some point in time this type of gender inequality came into existence. Some of these studies contradict gender stereotypes, some confirm them, but all of them could be used as a entryway to more thoughtful discussion and debate about gender on the whole. The above analysis is most relevant to race distances of roughly 3 to 30 miles.

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The "Right" To Reconcile Work And Family Responsibilities:

The "Right" To Reconcile Work And Family Responsibilities:

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The prevalence of obesity and overweight among US children and adults has more than doubled since the 1970s, and the rate continues to rise. Demonstrate the ability to think reflexively about one’s subject position within the literature of Gender Studies courses. A documentary by Shilpi Gupta. 2003. 24 min. Women's issues and feminist movements from a global and non-Western perspective. This means you will get fewer results, but they should be better results.

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Sexual Orientation and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Sexual

Sexual Orientation and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Sexual

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Performer: Commentary: Gale Anne Hurd, Lynda Obst, Lauren Shuler-Donner, Lucy Fischer. The National Women's Studies Association - a lot of great information here about undergraduate and graduate programs in Women's Studies, and careers using these degrees. Directed and produced by Paula Heredia. 2009. 62 min. In this article, Fausto-Sterling states that Western culture has only two sexes and that even their language restricts the presence of more than two sexes.

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