Ethnicity and gender in a modernising world

an introduction
  • 21 Pages
  • 1.19 MB
  • English
Centre for Development Research , Copenhagen, Denmark
Ethnic relations., Minority w
StatementFiona Wilson.
SeriesCDR working paper,, 92.3
LC ClassificationsHD72 .C38 no. 92.3
The Physical Object
Pagination21 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL569764M
LC Control Number96155507

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Poverty at the intersections: Implications for socially just community-based practice. Exploring the intersection of parenting, ethnicity, race, and gender in the deconstruction of the nuclear family archetype.

A multiple-identity approach to leadership : Hardcover. The book critically examines the interplay between state, ideology and current discourses of race, ethnicity and gender in the global culture. It draws on recent research in the areas of globalisation, equity, social justice, and the role of the State.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity. We all have multiple identities that affect our life experiences, how we perceive the world around us, and how we are perceived by others. Our gender, race, and ethnicity intersect to shape the opportunities and challenges we face at work.

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Acknowledging and addressing this reality is key to creating inclusive. Gender and Ethnicity. According to the United Nations Report women constitute half the world's population and perform nearly 2/3 of its work hours, receive 1/10 of the world's income and own less than 1/ th of the world's property.

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Data on research participants and populations frequently include race, ethnicity, and gender as categorical variables, with the assumption that these variables exert their effects through innate or genetically determined biologic mechanisms.

There is a growing body of research that suggests, however, that these variables have strong social dimensions that influence health. This volume explores the politics of identity by analysing the intersections between ethnicity, gender and nationalism in developing societies.

These markers of identity are not understood as constituting essences, but as springing from people's core experiences, yearnings and strategic life plans in a context where resources are scarce.

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Ultimately, the authors argue that 'environmental conflicts' in Turkey are not merely about the environment but intersect with contemporary politics of religion, ethnicity, gender, and class within the context of top-down, modernising economic development. Gender in Modernism, conceived as a sequel to the now-classic volume The Gender of Modernism, selects the best from the fifteen years of feminist literary and modernist scholarship that has appeared since the original's publication.

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Research on how gender-related attitudes vary across racial/ethnic groups has produced contradictory results, depending upon the type of attitudes addressed. In this chapter, I review the literature on racial and ethnic variations in three broadly defined types of gender attitudes: attitudes toward gender roles; beliefs about the origins and extent of gender inequality; and preferences for.

Ethnicity, Gender and Social Change explores the social space occupied by both gender and ethnicity. As recognition of the sociological importance of gender and ethnicity has grown, so has the opportunity for exploring the intersections between them.

This volume brings together both theoretical reflections and new research in this key area. RACE/ETHNICITY AND GENDER-RELATED ATTITUDES The racial variations in employment and family patterns noted above have led some scholars to expect people of color to hold more traditional gender-related attitudes than do whites.

A variety of factors are associated with this expectation. margins. Racism and ethnicity in obsession link culture and place in very essentialist and politicised terms. This makes it difficult to account for cul-tural differences and similarities within individuals and communities in a world where particular cultures are mapped onto or confined to particular spaces, places and races.

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This title is not currently available on inspection × ×. The political implications of the gender/ ethnicity divide relate to whether a unified women’s movement is possible. Women’s organisations may limit themselves to organising on the basis of [email protected]; this means that gender subordination takes second place in the context of an appeal to ethnic identity.

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