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The Resource Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world

Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world

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Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world
Title
Male and female
Title remainder
a study of the sexes in a changing world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The substance of this book was given as the Jacob Gimbel lectures in sex psychology under the auspices of Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco, California, November, 1946
Cataloging source
DLC
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1901-1978
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Mead, Margaret
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sex
  • Women
  • Men
  • Human beings
  • Sex role
  • Gender identity
  • Men
  • Sexual Behavior
  • Women
Label
Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The substance of this book was given as the Jacob Gimbel lectures in sex psychology under the auspices of Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco, California, November, 1946."
  • "Sources and experience in American culture": p. [451]-463
Bibliography note
"Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali": pages [403]-430
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Introductory. The significance of the questions we ask -- How an anthropologist writes -- Pt. 2. The ways of the body. First learnings -- Even-handed, money-minded, and womb-envying patterns -- Fathers, mothers, and budding impulses -- Sex and temperament -- Basic regularities in human sex development -- Pt. 3. The problems of society. Rhythm of work and play -- Human fatherhood is a social invention -- Potency and receptivity -- Human reproductivity -- Pt. 4. The two sexes in contemporary America. Our complex American culture -- Expected childhood experience -- Pre-courtship behaviour and adult sex demands -- Sex and achievement -- Each family in a home of its own -- Can marriage be for life? -- To both their own -- Notes to chapters -- Appendix I. Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island Cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali -- Appendix II. The ethics of insight-giving -- Appendix III. Sources and experience in our American culture
Control code
2666993
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 477 pages
Lccn
49010784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1178731
Label
Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world
Publication
Note
  • "The substance of this book was given as the Jacob Gimbel lectures in sex psychology under the auspices of Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco, California, November, 1946."
  • "Sources and experience in American culture": p. [451]-463
Bibliography note
"Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali": pages [403]-430
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Introductory. The significance of the questions we ask -- How an anthropologist writes -- Pt. 2. The ways of the body. First learnings -- Even-handed, money-minded, and womb-envying patterns -- Fathers, mothers, and budding impulses -- Sex and temperament -- Basic regularities in human sex development -- Pt. 3. The problems of society. Rhythm of work and play -- Human fatherhood is a social invention -- Potency and receptivity -- Human reproductivity -- Pt. 4. The two sexes in contemporary America. Our complex American culture -- Expected childhood experience -- Pre-courtship behaviour and adult sex demands -- Sex and achievement -- Each family in a home of its own -- Can marriage be for life? -- To both their own -- Notes to chapters -- Appendix I. Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island Cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali -- Appendix II. The ethics of insight-giving -- Appendix III. Sources and experience in our American culture
Control code
2666993
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 477 pages
Lccn
49010784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1178731

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