Dealing with Inequality: Analysing Gender Relations in


  • Paperback
  • Dealing with Inequality: Analysing Gender Relations in Melanesia and Beyond
  • Marilyn Strathern
  • English
  • 05 May 2019
  • 052133652X

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Dealing with Inequality: Analysing Gender Relations in Melanesia and Beyond[PDF / EPUB] Dealing with Inequality: Analysing Gender Relations in Melanesia and Beyond The question of equality between the sexes has long been of long standing interest among anthropologists Originally published in , this volume sets out not to dispose of the question, but rather to ex The question of equality between Inequality: Analysing MOBI ð the sexes has long been of long standing interest among anthropologists originally published in , this volume sets out not to dispose of the question, but rather to examine how to debate it It recognises that inequality as a theoretical and practical concern is rooted in Western ideas and concepts, but also that there are palpable differences in power relations existing between men and women in non Western societies that are otherwise, in Dealing with ePUB Ñ world terms, egalitarian , and that these need to be accounted for This volume comprises ten essays by anthropologists who discuss the nature of social inequality between the sexes in societies they know through first hand fieldwork, mostly, though not exclusively, in Melanesia This regional focus gives an important coherence to the volume, and highlights the different analytical strategies that the contributors employ for accounting gender inequality The volume will be provocative reading for anthropologists.


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