Strong Mothers, Weak Wives: The Search for Gender Equality / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- University of California Press
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A leading theorist in the sociology of sex and gender, Miriam Johnson establishes as her starting point the belief that inequality is not inherent or inevitable in heterosexual relations. Ícaro|Ícaro|Ícaro|In Strong Mothers, Weak Wives she develops this notion by examining how gender differences get translated into gender inequalities and how this process relates to the structure of the nuclear family and to the social organization of modern societies.
|Publisher:||University of California Press|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)|
About the Author
Miriam M. Johnson is Professor of Sociology at the University of Oregon.