Gendered Lives, 10th Edition
- Julia T. Wood University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
- ISBN-10: 1111346488 | ISBN-13: 9781111346485
- 416 Pages
- Previous Editions: 2011, 2009, 2007
- © 2013 | Published
Written by leading gender communication scholar Julia T. Wood, GENDERED LIVES, 10th Edition introduces students to theories, research, and pragmatic information, demonstrating the multiple and often interactive ways that our views of masculinity and femininity are shaped within contemporary culture. With the most up-to-date research, balanced perspectives of masculinity and femininity, a personal introduction to the field, and a conversational first-person writing style, this engaging text encourages students to think critically about gender and our society.
1. The Study of Communication, Gender, and Culture.
2. Theoretical Approaches to Gender Development.
3. The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Women's Movements in the United States.
4. The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Men's Movements in the United States.
5. Gendered Verbal Communication.
6. Gendered Nonverbal Communication.
7. Becoming Gendered: The Early Years.
8. Gendered Education: Communication in Schools.
9. Gendered Close Relationships.
10. Gendered Organizational Communication.
11. Gendered Media.
12. Gendered Power and Violence.
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