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Social Science Gender Studies

Gender Relations in Canada

Intersectionality and Beyond

by (author) Janet Siltanen & Andrea Doucet

Publisher
Oxford University Press
Initial publish date
Mar 2008
Category
Gender Studies
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    ISBN
    9780199006939
    Publish Date
    Feb 2017
    List Price
    $84.99
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780195423204
    Publish Date
    Mar 2008
    List Price
    $64.95

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Today it is widely recognized that the experience of inequality depends on the intersections of gender, race, and class in each individual life. In Gender Relations in Canada Janet Siltanen and Andrea Doucet trace the way the implications of gender play out for women and men throughout the life course, from the formation of gender identity in childhood through the identity struggles of adolescence to adulthood, where gender continues to play a major role in the structure of work and family life alike. At the same time the authors underline the importance of moving beyond intersectionality as a framework for research in this area.

About the authors

Janet Siltanen is professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology and the Institute of Political Economy at Carleton University.

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Andrea Doucet is a Canada Research Chair in Gender, Work and Care and professor in Sociology/ Women’s and Gender Studies at Brock University.

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