Category Archive: Aleksandra A Staneva

Book review for Nancy J. Chodorow, Individualizing Gender and Sexuality: Theory and Practice

  Return to Journal Articles Aleksandra A Staneva, PhD Candidate The University of Queensland     From its emergence as a key concept in the 1970’s (Oakley, 1972; Rubin, 1975) ‘gender’ has been a highly contested term attracting rich theorization. How we define and understand ‘femininity’ and ‘masculinity’, how gender comes to be, and how it is performed …

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Book review for Nancy J. Chodorow, Individualizing Gender and Sexuality: Theory and Practice

Aleksandra A Staneva, PhD Candidate The University of Queensland                                                        From its emergence as a key concept in the 1970’s (Oakley, 1972; Rubin, 1975) ‘gender’ has been a highly contested term …

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