The SAGE Handbook of Gender and Psychology

Editor/Author Ryan, Michelle K. and Branscombe, Nyla R.
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Sage UK

Single-User Purchase Price: $160.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $240.00
ISBN: 978-1-4462-0307-1
Category: Psychology
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

The SAGE Handbook of Gender and Psychology is a unique, state-of-the-art synthesis of the known work, combined with current research trends, in the broad field of gender and psychology.

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Table of Contents

  • About the Editors
  • Notes on Contributors
  • 1 Understanding Gender: Methods, Content, and Controversies - Michelle K. Ryan and Nyla R. Branscombe
  • 2 The Science and Politics of Comparing Women and Men: A Reconsideration - Alice H. Eagly
  • 3 Androcentrism: Changing the Landscape without Leveling the Playing Field? - Peter Hegarty, Orla Parslow, Y. Gávriel Ansara, and Freyja Quick
  • 4 Neurosexism in Functional Neuroimaging: From Scanner to Pseudo-science to Psyche - Cordelia Fine
  • 5 Gender and Discourse - Tim Kurz and Ngaire Donaghue
  • 6 Gender Development - Kay Bussey
  • 7 An Evolutionary Understanding of Sex Differences - Jennifer Byrd-Craven and David C. Geary
  • 8 Precarious Manhood - Jennifer K. Bosson, Joseph A. Vandello and T. Andrew Caswell
  • 9 Gender-Based Standards of Competence in Parenting and Work Roles - Kathleen Fuegen and Monica Biernat
  • 10 Gendering the Psychology of Aging - Susan Kemper
  • 11 Gender and Personality: Beyond Gender Stereotypes to Social Identity and the Dynamics of Social Change - Luisa Batalha and Katherine J. Reynolds
  • 12 The Social Basis of Emotion in Men and Women - Agneta Fischer and Catharine Evers
  • 13 Gendered Communication and Social Influence - Linda L. Carli
  • 14 The Social Psychology of Gender across Cultures - Serge Guimond, Armand Chatard, and Fabio Lorenzi-Cioldi
  • 15 Crossing Borders: Intersectional Excursions into Gender and Immigration - Kay Deaux and Ronni Michelle Greenwood
  • 16 A Cultural Psychology of Relationship: Toward a Transnational Feminist Psychology - Tuğçe Kurtiş and Glenn Adams
  • 17 Gender Differences in Motivation Shape Social Interaction Patterns, Sexual Relationships, Social Inequality, and Cultural History - Roy F. Baumeister
  • 18 Sexism in Contemporary Societies: How it is Expressed, Perceived, Confirmed, and Resisted - Manuela Barreto and Naomi Ellemers
  • 19 Appraising Gender Discrimination as Legitimate or Illegitimate: Antecedents and Consequences - Jolanda Jetten, Nyla R. Branscombe, Aarti Iyer, and Nobuko Asai
  • 20 Coping with the Stress of Gender Discrimination - Kimberly Matheson and Mindi D. Foster
  • 21 Sexual Harassment: Motivations and Consequences - Anne Maass, Mara Cadinu, and Silvia Galdi
  • 22 Reducing Gender-Based Violence - Laurie Ball Cooper, Elizabeth Levy Paluck, and Erin K. Fletcher
  • 23 An Essential Debate: Science, Politics, Difference and the Gendered Self - Thomas A. Morton
  • 24 Monstrously Mortal: Women's Bodies, Existential Threat, and Women's Health Risks - Jamie L. Goldenberg, Tomi-Ann Roberts, Kasey Lynn Morris, and Douglas P. Cooper
  • 25 Psychological Cliterodectomy: Body Objectification as a Human Rights Violation - Shelly Grabe
  • 26 Gender Stereotype Threat among Women and Girls - Diana E. Betz, Laura R. Ramsey, and Denise Sekaquaptewa
  • 27 Ceilings, Cliffs and Labyrinths: Exploring Metaphors for Workplace Gender Discrimination - Susanne Bruckmüller, Michelle K. Ryan, S. Alexander Haslam, and Kim Peters
  • 28 Psychological Perspectives on Gender in Negotiation - Hannah Riley Bowles
  • 29 Affirmative Action and Gender Equality - Faye J. Crosby, Laura Sabattini, and Michiko Aizawa