Textbooks Gendered Pasts Mobi Read Apps Download It is commonplace today to suggest that gender is socially constructed, that the roles women and men fulfill in their daily lives have been created and defined for them by society and social institutions. Genre List ❿10_History❿ But how have men and women negotiated and navigated the gender roles that have been thrust upon them? With Gendered Pasts, Kathryn McPherson, Cecilia Morgan, and Nancy M. Genre List ❿10_History❿ Forestell have collected eleven engaging essays that seek to answer this question in a wide-ranging exploration of specific gendered dimensions of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Canadian history. Genre List ❿10_History❿ The contributors cover all manner of topics related to gender and history across Canada, including: female vagrancy; gambling, drinking, and sex; the role of the miner’s wife; the portrayal of gay men; and the sharply defined role of nurses. Genre List ❿10_History❿ Unusual in its breadth, Gendered Pasts is essential to the understanding of the various threads and themes in Canadian gender history. Genre List ❿10_History❿ Previously published by Oxford University Press.
- Author≣Nancy Forestell,Kathryn McPherson,Cecilia Morgan_Books
- Publisher≣University of Toronto Press
- ISBN 10≣1442658916
- ISBN 13≣9781442658912