The book is a helpful and concise introduction to the complex field of gender studies. By delivering different theoretical positions in this field it also helps readers developing a critical standoint.
Gives students some of the basics on Gender. Some of the students have little background in this area so it works quite well as an intro text.
An excellent text. Just right for my second year undergraduate module. Have advised them that it a text I would recommend to purchase
A very useful book - interesting
A great introduction to gender - this focuses of the key arguments, the text provides a clear structure and offers key readings at the end of every chapter.
A very useful discussion of gender that explores an issue that has been neglected for some time.
A good introduction to the sociological construction of Gender and sex and differences. In the second part there is an inspiring overall overview to the politics of Gender.
I like the book for its introductory appeal and the easily understandable writing style, therefore I recommended it in my class on feminism
A good introductory text on gender. Highly recommended for undergraduates.
This is an exceelent text that will be recommended as essential reading for these modules.
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