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The Resource Female power and male dominance : on the origins of sexual inequality, Peggy Reeves Sanday

Female power and male dominance : on the origins of sexual inequality, Peggy Reeves Sanday

Label
Female power and male dominance : on the origins of sexual inequality
Title
Female power and male dominance
Title remainder
on the origins of sexual inequality
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Reeves Sanday
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sanday, Peggy Reeves
Dewey number
305.3/0880633
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1075
LC item number
.S26
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Sexism
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Symbolism (Psychology)
  • Sex (Psychology)
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Rôle selon le sexe
  • Sexisme
  • Pouvoir (Sciences sociales)
  • Symbolisme (Psychologie)
  • Sexualité (Psychologie)
  • Seksen
  • Culturele antropologie
  • Sexualverhalten
  • Mann
  • Kulturanthropologie
  • Frau
Label
Female power and male dominance : on the origins of sexual inequality, Peggy Reeves Sanday
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 275-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Scripts for male dominance
  • Eve's transgression, God's punishment, and female power: the Hausa
  • The merging and splitting of animals, mothers, and males: the Mundurucu
  • Nullifying female power: the Papagoes
  • The fierce people: the Yanomamo
  • The psychological bedrock
  • Constructing sex-role plans
  • The environmental context of metaphors for sexual identities
  • Gender symbolism in creation stories: inward females and outward males
  • Male parenting and creation symbolism
  • Plans for sex-role behavior
  • The role of environment
  • Environment, origin beliefs, and history
  • Reflections of social life and thought in origin stories
  • Plans for the sexual division of labor
  • The kinds of activities that are universally allocated to males
  • The cultural patterning of work
  • A third cultural configuration: the dual-sex orientation
  • Sex-role plans and configurations of culture
  • Blood, sex, and danger
  • The body as symbol
  • Scripts for female power
  • The body in society and nature: the Andaman Islanders
  • Fluctuating food, warfare, and fear of fluxing women: the Bellacoola
  • Pollution of menstrual blood and sexual intercourse
  • Male and female worlds
  • The women's world
  • From "the complete perfect unity": the Balinese
  • The creative grandmother of the primeval sea: the Semang
  • Father, mother, lover, friend: the Mbuti
  • The mother of the earth beings who fell from the sky: the Iroquois
  • One couple from the sky and one couple from the earth: the Ashanti
  • The female creative principle
Control code
6487264
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 295 pages
Isbn
9780521236188
Lccn
80018461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)6487264
  • (WaOLN)44271
Label
Female power and male dominance : on the origins of sexual inequality, Peggy Reeves Sanday
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 275-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Scripts for male dominance
  • Eve's transgression, God's punishment, and female power: the Hausa
  • The merging and splitting of animals, mothers, and males: the Mundurucu
  • Nullifying female power: the Papagoes
  • The fierce people: the Yanomamo
  • The psychological bedrock
  • Constructing sex-role plans
  • The environmental context of metaphors for sexual identities
  • Gender symbolism in creation stories: inward females and outward males
  • Male parenting and creation symbolism
  • Plans for sex-role behavior
  • The role of environment
  • Environment, origin beliefs, and history
  • Reflections of social life and thought in origin stories
  • Plans for the sexual division of labor
  • The kinds of activities that are universally allocated to males
  • The cultural patterning of work
  • A third cultural configuration: the dual-sex orientation
  • Sex-role plans and configurations of culture
  • Blood, sex, and danger
  • The body as symbol
  • Scripts for female power
  • The body in society and nature: the Andaman Islanders
  • Fluctuating food, warfare, and fear of fluxing women: the Bellacoola
  • Pollution of menstrual blood and sexual intercourse
  • Male and female worlds
  • The women's world
  • From "the complete perfect unity": the Balinese
  • The creative grandmother of the primeval sea: the Semang
  • Father, mother, lover, friend: the Mbuti
  • The mother of the earth beings who fell from the sky: the Iroquois
  • One couple from the sky and one couple from the earth: the Ashanti
  • The female creative principle
Control code
6487264
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 295 pages
Isbn
9780521236188
Lccn
80018461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)6487264
  • (WaOLN)44271

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