Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 April 2005

594 Pages | numerous tables and halftones


ISBN: 9780195150353

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Women's Realities, Women's Choices

An Introduction to Women's Studies

Third Edition

Hunter College Women's Studies Collective

  • Incorporates extensive new research in women's studies with an emphasis on social changes - such as homosexuality in family life and the effects of globalization on women - that have become more relevant since the prior edition.
  • Features numerous visual aides - including tables with current statistics, boxes with literature and articles relating to women's studies, and images from history and popular culture - that help students see women's issues from various angles
  • Authors are specialists in fields ranging from anthropology to classics to medicine, offering a variety of informed perspectives to students
  • Some historical material has been abbreviated to make way for more relevant additions, creating a manageable book that uses history in relation to current events to spark stimulating discussions
  • Includes a summary, discussion questions, and recommended readings at the end of each chapter to encourage further study

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