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Kane, Emily W
The gender trap : parents and the pitfalls of raising boys and girls / Emily W. Kane
Alternate Title Parents and the pitfalls of raising boys and girls
New York, NY : New York University, c2012
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HQ755.8 .K346 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Parenthood
Child rearing
Sex differences
Boys -- Psychology
Girls -- Psychology
Gender expression
Physical Description x, 287 p. : ill. ; cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-269) and index
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction: "glamour babies" and "little toughies" -- Wanting a girl, wanting a boy : conceptual building blocks -- It's in their nature : naturalizers -- I think a lot of it is us, parents, and society : cultivators -- We try not to encourage it, but I know it gets in there : refiners -- You applaud all the other stuff : innovators -- Surviving in a gendered culture : resisters -- Conclusion: a better world : dismantling the gender trap -- Appendix: research methods -- Notes -- References -- Index

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