Female of the Species

By: Martin, M. Kay

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CF1 - A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated brown and white wraps with minor overall shelf wear with some light overall rubbing of the covers that is heavier along the edges plus there is some light yellowing and scattered light staining on the back cover plus there is some light yellowing on the outside paper edges. A book that provides an anthropological perspective on the roles and status of women. The authors examine women in a range of societies, including gathering, societies, horticultural societies, agricultural, societies pastoral societies, and industrial societies. There are case studies illustrating each society type and each us examined to provide insight into the universals of gender, especially in the examination of sex-linked traits of aggression, dependency, intelligence, and bonding. References, indexed, 432p.

Title: Female of the Species

Author: Martin, M. Kay

Categories: Anthro: Contemporary, Gender Roles, Social Sciences, Women's Studies, Anthropology,

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Columbia University Press: 1975

ISBN: 0231038763

ISBN 13: 9780231038768

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: SCW09777

Keywords: Nonficiton Non-fiction Gender Studies Women s Studies Sex Role Sex Roles Wolf Wolves Nature Status Women Society Societies Anthropology Gathering Societies Horticultural Societies Agricultural Societies Pastoral Societies Socialist Form Capitalist Form In