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The Resource Male and female, Margaret Mead ; [with an introduction by Helen Fisher]

Male and female, Margaret Mead ; [with an introduction by Helen Fisher]

Label
Male and female
Title
Male and female
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Mead ; [with an introduction by Helen Fisher]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Mead's anthropological examination of seven Pacific island tribes analyzes the dynamics of primitive cultures to explore the evolving meaning of "male" and "female" in modern American society.--From publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1978
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mead, Margaret
Dewey number
305.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex
  • Women
  • Men
  • Human beings
  • Human beings
  • Men
  • Sex
  • Women
  • Relations hommes-femmes
  • Rôle selon le sexe
  • Corps humain
  • Sexualité
  • Frau
  • Mann
  • Beziehung
  • Geschlechterrolle
  • Kulturanthropologie
Label
Male and female, Margaret Mead ; [with an introduction by Helen Fisher]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : W. Morrow, 1949
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The significance of the questions we ask -- How an anthropologist writes -- First learnings -- Even-handed, money-minded, and womb-envying patterns -- Fathers, mothers, and budding impulses -- Sex and temperament -- Basic regularities in human sex development -- Rhythm of work and play -- Human fatherhood is a social invention -- Potency and receptivity -- Human reproductivity -- Our complex American culture -- Expected childhood experience -- Pre-courtship behaviour and adult sex demands -- Sex and achievement -- Each family in a home of its own -- Can marriage be for life? -- To both their own
Control code
ocm48588955
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Perennial ed.
Extent
xlv, 448 pages
Isbn
9780060934965
Lccn
2001278683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)48588955
Label
Male and female, Margaret Mead ; [with an introduction by Helen Fisher]
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : W. Morrow, 1949
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The significance of the questions we ask -- How an anthropologist writes -- First learnings -- Even-handed, money-minded, and womb-envying patterns -- Fathers, mothers, and budding impulses -- Sex and temperament -- Basic regularities in human sex development -- Rhythm of work and play -- Human fatherhood is a social invention -- Potency and receptivity -- Human reproductivity -- Our complex American culture -- Expected childhood experience -- Pre-courtship behaviour and adult sex demands -- Sex and achievement -- Each family in a home of its own -- Can marriage be for life? -- To both their own
Control code
ocm48588955
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Perennial ed.
Extent
xlv, 448 pages
Isbn
9780060934965
Lccn
2001278683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)48588955

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