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The Resource Gender and the life course, edited by Alice S. Rossi

Gender and the life course, edited by Alice S. Rossi

Label
Gender and the life course
Title
Gender and the life course
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alice S. Rossi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rossi, Alice S.
  • American Sociological Association
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex
  • Sex differences
  • Sex role
  • Life cycle, Human
  • Aging
  • Gender Identity
  • Identification (Psychology)
  • Life Change Events
Label
Gender and the life course, edited by Alice S. Rossi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"American Sociological Association presidential volume."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- List of contributors -- I. Gender and the life course in historical perspective. Evolutionary perspectives on sex differences in the higher primates / Jane B. Lancaster - Age, gender, and the demographic transition: the life course in agrarian societies / Sarah LeVine and Robert A. LeVine - The life cycle, savings, and demographic adaptation: some historical evidence for the United States and Europe / Michael R. Haines - The demography of life-span transitions: temporal and gender comparisons / Dennis P. Hogan -- II. Gender differentiation and social institutions. Gender and individual development. The psychobiology of gender / Anke A. Ehrhardt - The subjective experience of life-span transitions / Carol D. Ryff - Gender, age, and deviance. The effect of age and gender on deviant behavior: a biopyschosocial perspective / Walter R. Gove - Gender and the family. Fertility as an adjustment to risk / Mead Cain - Gender and parenthood / Alice S. Rossi - Gender and the economy. Family, gender, and occupation in industrial France: past and present / Louse A. Tilly - The work histories of women and men: what we know and what we need to find out / Donald J. Treiman - Organizational barriers to gender equality: sex segregation of jobs and opportunities / James N. Baron and William T. Bielby - Gender and the state. Gender politics: love and power in the private and public spheres / Francesca M. Cancian - Women and the state: ideology, power, and the welfare state / Frances Fox Piven -- III. Gender and the life course in aging societies. Interpretive social science and research on aging / Bernice L. Neugarten - Life-course analysis in social gerontology: using replicated social surveys to study cohort differences / Richard T. Campbell, Jeffrey Abolafia, and George L. Maddox - Aging policies and old women: the hidden agendy / Beth B. Hess - Women, men, and the lengthening life course / Matilda White Riley -- Author index -- Subject index
Control code
10913783
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 368 pages
Isbn
9780202303116
Lccn
84012335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)729620
Label
Gender and the life course, edited by Alice S. Rossi
Publication
Note
"American Sociological Association presidential volume."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- List of contributors -- I. Gender and the life course in historical perspective. Evolutionary perspectives on sex differences in the higher primates / Jane B. Lancaster - Age, gender, and the demographic transition: the life course in agrarian societies / Sarah LeVine and Robert A. LeVine - The life cycle, savings, and demographic adaptation: some historical evidence for the United States and Europe / Michael R. Haines - The demography of life-span transitions: temporal and gender comparisons / Dennis P. Hogan -- II. Gender differentiation and social institutions. Gender and individual development. The psychobiology of gender / Anke A. Ehrhardt - The subjective experience of life-span transitions / Carol D. Ryff - Gender, age, and deviance. The effect of age and gender on deviant behavior: a biopyschosocial perspective / Walter R. Gove - Gender and the family. Fertility as an adjustment to risk / Mead Cain - Gender and parenthood / Alice S. Rossi - Gender and the economy. Family, gender, and occupation in industrial France: past and present / Louse A. Tilly - The work histories of women and men: what we know and what we need to find out / Donald J. Treiman - Organizational barriers to gender equality: sex segregation of jobs and opportunities / James N. Baron and William T. Bielby - Gender and the state. Gender politics: love and power in the private and public spheres / Francesca M. Cancian - Women and the state: ideology, power, and the welfare state / Frances Fox Piven -- III. Gender and the life course in aging societies. Interpretive social science and research on aging / Bernice L. Neugarten - Life-course analysis in social gerontology: using replicated social surveys to study cohort differences / Richard T. Campbell, Jeffrey Abolafia, and George L. Maddox - Aging policies and old women: the hidden agendy / Beth B. Hess - Women, men, and the lengthening life course / Matilda White Riley -- Author index -- Subject index
Control code
10913783
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 368 pages
Isbn
9780202303116
Lccn
84012335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)729620

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