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The Resource Race, class, and gender : an anthology, [compiled by] Margaret L. Andersen, Patricia Hill Collins

Race, class, and gender : an anthology, [compiled by] Margaret L. Andersen, Patricia Hill Collins

Label
Race, class, and gender : an anthology
Title
Race, class, and gender
Title remainder
an anthology
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Margaret L. Andersen, Patricia Hill Collins
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Race, Class, and Gender includes interdisciplinary readings. The articles show how race, class, and gender shape people's experiences, and help students to see the issues in an analytic, as well as descriptive, way. The book also provides conceptual grounding in understanding race, class, and gender; has a historical and sociological perspective; and includes conceptual introductions by the authors. Students may gain the most from the introduction sections that highlight key points and relate the essential concepts. Included in the collection are narratives aimed at building empathy, and articles on social issues such as imprisonment, affirmative action, poverty, immigration, and racism
  • RACE, CLASS, AND, GENDER, includes many interdisciplinary readings. The author's selection of very accessible articles show how race, class, and gender shape people's experiences, and help students to see the issues in an analytic, as well as descriptive way. The book also provides conceptual grounding in understanding race, class, and gender; has a strong historical and sociological perspective; and is further strengthened by conceptual introductions by the authors. Students will find the readings engaging and accessible, but may gain the most from the introduction sections that highlight key points and relate the essential concepts. Included in the collection of readings are narratives aimed at building empathy, and articles on important social issues such as prison, affirmative action, poverty, immigration, and racism, among other topics
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN59.2
LC item number
.R32 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Andersen, Margaret L
  • Hill Collins, Patricia
Series statement
The Wadsworth sociology reader series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Homosexuality
  • Discrimination
  • Social classes
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Race, class, and gender : an anthology, [compiled by] Margaret L. Andersen, Patricia Hill Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction --- I. Shifting the center and reconstructing knowledge. Shifting the center --- II. Conceptualizing race, class, and gender. Race and racism -- Class and inequality -- Gender and sexism --- III. Rethinking institutions. Work and economic transformation. Families -- Cultural institutions and the production of ideas -- State institutions and social policy --- IV. Analyzing social issues. American identities -- Sexuality -- Violence and social control --- V. Making a difference
Control code
43641352
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxxi, 592 pages
Isbn
9780534568900
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free, recycled paper)
Lccn
00029018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43641352
Label
Race, class, and gender : an anthology, [compiled by] Margaret L. Andersen, Patricia Hill Collins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction --- I. Shifting the center and reconstructing knowledge. Shifting the center --- II. Conceptualizing race, class, and gender. Race and racism -- Class and inequality -- Gender and sexism --- III. Rethinking institutions. Work and economic transformation. Families -- Cultural institutions and the production of ideas -- State institutions and social policy --- IV. Analyzing social issues. American identities -- Sexuality -- Violence and social control --- V. Making a difference
Control code
43641352
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxxi, 592 pages
Isbn
9780534568900
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free, recycled paper)
Lccn
00029018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43641352

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