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Title Male and female roles / Karen Miller, book editor.

Imprint Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, ©2010.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  305.3 M294    Check Shelf
Description 229 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Opposing viewpoints series
Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-218) and index.
Contents Ch. 1 Are male and female roles biologically derived? : Biology contributes to differences between male and female behaviors / Steven E. Rhoads -- Biology does not contribute to differences between male and female behaviors / Susan Kentlyn -- Children do not naturally segregate by sex / Rosalind Barnett, Caryl Rivers -- Children recognize and reinforce gender roles / Lori Baker-Sperry -- Women can compete against men in sports / Phil Dimitriadis -- Women cannot compete against men in sports / Amby Burfoot.
Ch. 2 What are some cultural effects of male and female roles? : Males and females both embrace gaming technology / Aleks Krotoski -- Males and females respond differently to technology / Gloria Moss, interviewed by, Chris Lake -- The United States is not ready for a female president / Matthew J. Streb, Barbara Burrell, Brian Frederick, Michael A. Genovese-- The United States is ready for a female president / Elayne Boosler.
Ch. 3 How do gender stereotypes affect perceptions of men and women? : Stay-at-home dads are reversing stereotypes / Marilyn Gardner -- Fatherhood is not valued in society / Ruth Wishart -- Women are not recognized as military heroes / Jennie Ruby -- Women are recognized as military heroes / Laura Yao -- Men are more successful because they make their careers a priority / Marty Nemko -- Women make better corporate leaders / Joanna L. Krotz.
Ch. 4 What gender roles will males and females play in the future? : Men are becoming more like women / Chris Nutter -- Women are becoming more like men / Boyé Lafayette De Mente -- Gender equity is increasing / Marilyn Gardner -- The future of gender roles is uncertain / Alexandra Montgomery -- Gender will become a choice / Karen Moloney -- Gender will become obsolete / George Dvorsky.
Summary A series of essays that expresses various perspectives on the individual roles of men and women.
Subject Sex role -- Juvenile literature.
Sex role.
Sex role. (OCoLC)fst01114598
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Miller, Karen, 1973-
ISBN 9780737745283 (hc)
9780737745290 (pbk.)
0737745282 (hc)
0737745290 (pbk.)
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