Provides an excellent overview of the major patterns of change in treatments of gender around the globe, showing students the 'big picture'
Well-structured for course use and design
Sections are a digestible length for undergraduate students
Centers women's experiences, while also showing that gender is a system that shapes all human and social relationships
Comparative case studies use examples from Asia, Africa, and Latin America to show what historical changes mean for women's status around the world
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