Gender in the 21st century / M.M. Eboch, book editor
Book | Greenhaven Publishing | 2020
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176 pages ; 23 cm.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary
"Once we understand that gender is distinct from sex, a whole world of possibility--and potential for confusion--opens up. Shifting attitudes about the roles of men and women have allowed younger generations to refuse to be pigeonholed into conventional gender norms. As a result, the 21st century seems ripe for a gender revolution. The viewpoints in this volume approach gender from a variety of perspectives, providing readers with food for thought about where gender comes from, how we can make sense of its importance, and where it might be headed"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents
What is gender? Having only two genders is ridiculous / Avinaba Dutta -- Society needs gender roles / John Hawkins -- Science separates males and females / Eric Sexton -- Gender is bad for mental health / Tara Culp-Ressler -- Young people don't need old gender roles / Lidia Jean Kott -- The future is gender indifference / Will Penney -- What is the future of femininity? Gender equality is 170 years away / Alan Jope -- Women have overcome a lot in just 100 years / Rosie Benson -- Women face double standards / Nina Degele -- Feminism should focus on gender equality / Cathy Young -- The feminist movement has failed to be inclusive / Lola Okolosie -- We still need feminism / Tamanna Mishra -- What is the future of masculinity? Boys want to know how to be good men / Tom Matlack -- Emasculation is not a solution to social ills / Ben Shapiro -- There is not a "masculinity crisis" / Aneta Stępień -- Embrace a new masculinity / Aaron Rose -- Queer masculinity benefits us all / Joseph Gelfer -- What is the future of gender? Gender roles are changing / Katherine Lewis -- Equality remains distant because men resist losing power / Laura Liswood -- The media reinforces sexist gender roles / Virginia Carcía Beaudoux -- Culture determines whether more men or women survive / Prabir Bhattacharya -- Break gender stereotypes early / Tania King -- A nonbinary future erases women / Katie Herzog -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact.
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Eboch, M. M., editor.
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Gender in the twenty-first century
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9781534505933 (library binding)
1534505938 (library binding)
9781534505926 (paperback)
153450592X (paperback)
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