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* This is a modified list from the Crumb and Crane Libraries' (SUNY Potsdam) Women's and Gender Studies Library Guide
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A compilation of research on male students in higher education, with chapters on sexuality, gender socialization, and identity development.
This encyclopedia covers issues involving "conceptions of gender, gender differences, gender roles, relationships between the genders, and sexuality."
Fifty key concepts in gender studies. Pilcher, J. (2004). Reference - HQ1180 .P55 2004
Defines concepts such as cyborg, difference, and essentialism. It also provides a brief history of gender studies.
Gender issues and sexuality essential primary sources.
Lerner, K.L., Wilmoth Lerner, B., & Wilmoth Lerner, A. (Eds.). (2006). Electronic book.
Contains primary documents from the women's rights and gay liberation movements in the United States and Britain.
Gender, youth and culture: Young masculinities and feminities. Nayak, A. (2008). Stacks - HQ796 .N3676 2008
Using examples from popular culture, this title examines how boys and girls become "proper" men and women.