Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender (Initiations: Sex and Gender in Contemporary Perspectives)

by Robin West

Publisher: Paradigm Publishers

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Reference,
  • Marriage,
  • Marriage law,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8876560M
ISBN 101594513899
ISBN 109781594513893

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Table of contents for Marriage, sexuality, and gender / Robin West. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher.   The Importance of Gender Sexuality in Book III of The Faerie Queene September 3, Ap by sampler Varying representations of both genders are abundant in romantic literature of the Renaissance period in general, a fine example of which can be found in Edmund Spenser’s allegorical epic poem, The Faerie Queene.   The gender division between public and private/domestic, however, is as symbolic as it is spatial, often emphasizing a gender ideology of social separation between males and females (except young children), social regulation of sexuality and marriage, and male rights and control over females (wives, daughters, sisters, and mothers).Author: Nina Brown, Thomas McIlwraith, Laura Tubelle de González. Nancy Smith-Hefner’s much anticipated volume provides rich empirical data and incisive analyses of gender, sexuality, courtship, and marriage among youth in .

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Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender examines contemporary debates about the meaning and value of civil marriage. The book analyzes arguments for traditional marriage, including those of neonaturalists, utilitarians, and communitarians or virtue theorists.

Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender examines contemporary debates about the meaning and value of marriage. The book analyzes arguments for traditional marriage, including those of neonaturalists, utilitarians, and communitarians or virtue theorists. The volume also considers a range of feminist, Price: $ Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender | Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender examines contemporary debates about the meaning and value of marriage.

The book analyzes arguments for traditional marriage, including those of neonaturalists, utilitarians, and communitarians or virtue : Routledge. Gender, Discrimination, and Marriage March 3, Septem By Kelly Bartlett In the name of equality, same-sex marriage seeks to codify gender discrimination.

Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender examines contemporary debates about the meaning and value of marriage. Sexuality book analyzes arguments for traditional marriage, including those of neonaturalists, utilitarians, and communitarians or virtue : Taylor And Francis.

NonFiction Books About Gender Identity Gender Trouble: Feminism and and Gender book Subversion of Identity by Judith Butler.

A seminal text in the fields of feminist, gender, and queer studies, Judith Butler’s book presents some of the most essential concepts that influenced modern understanding of sexuality and : Christina Orlando.

The Gender of Sexuality serves as a fun and informative guide on how to approach the topics of gender and sexuality—two areas fraught with stereotypes and misinformation.

The second edition of this book features significant new material on the changing status of gender, same sex marriage, and by:   The family – marriage, sexuality, parenthood, adoption – figure heavily in the Christian story, both literally and figuratively.

The first person of the Trinity is a Father and the second a Son. Literally. Jesus was born into a family and remained in a family till his death. Literally. We are the adopted children of God.

The Politics of Gender and the Culture of Sexuality Marriage how men and women relate to each other in monogamous and polygamous marriage, race rivalries, slavery, miscegenation, cultures of procreation, family planning, and the Islamic view of women's dignity vis- -vis the Western view of women's : Ali Houissa.

6 Striking women: the politics of gender, sexuality and the law in South Africa 60 Melanie Judge and Dee Smythe PART II IDENTITY AND STATE 7 Life at the corner of poverty and sexual abjection: lewdness, indecency, and LGBTQ youth 76 Libby Adler 8 Same sex marriage and Article 12 of the European Convention on Human Rights 91 Paul Johnson and.

Marriage, Sexuality, and Gender examines contemporary debates about the meaning and value of marriage. The book analyzes arguments for traditional marriage, including those of neonaturalists, utilitarians, and communitarians or virtue theorists.

Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: West, Robin, Marriage, sexuality, and gender. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers, © A small group learning experience designed to help Christians engage in conversations about faith, gender, and sexuality.

[i] The Bible’s “Yes” to Same-Sex Marriage, [ii] Bible, Gender, Sexuality. Critically Sovereign traces the ways in which gender is inextricably a part of Indigenous politics and U.S. and Canadian imperialism and colonialism.

The contributors show how gender, sexuality, and feminism work as co-productive forces of Native American and Indigenous sovereignty, self. Archives of Sexuality & Gender: Sex and Sexuality, Sixteenth to Twentieth Century offers a fascinating collection of historical material providing multiple perspectives on the study of sex, sexuality and gender.

Don’t be afraid to peek beneath the book covers and have a look around. Such as, sex, sexuality, sexual liberation, and gender roles. Dracula disrupts gender roles by sometimes taking the role of a motherly figure to other vampires.

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The traditional gender roles of men and women play a large part in marriage and family dynamics. Generally speaking, gender roles are set forth by society, but they can change as the times change.

In the United States, the gender roles of both men and women in marriage have changed greatly over the centuries. The. Engagingly and clearly written by a highly respected theologian, God, Sex, and Gender is the first comprehensive introduction to a theology of both sexuality and gender available in a single volume.

Makes a theological contribution to understanding the unprecedented changes in sexual and gender relationships of the last fifty years.

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It examines how men and women were treated differently according to religious tradition in terms of sexuality, virginity status, marriage customs and laws. Early Christian debates regarding sexuality, marriage, and the role of women have continued to the present.

Christians have responded in a variety of ways to secular divorce laws, birth control. "Sexuality and gender identity elicit so many strong feelings and even irrational opinions because they touch upon something foundational.

If you don’t recognize the sacred at this deep level of identity and desire, I don’t know if you will be able to see it anywhere else." For more wisdom from Fr.

Richard Rohr, read on. Both the Book of Genesis and the Song of Songs describe the basic goodness of sexual love in marriage. In the New Testament, Jesus began his public ministry with his supportive presence at the wedding feast of Cana, a further indication of the goodness of.

About the Book. From about seven children per woman inthe fertility rate in Mexico has dropped to about Such changes are part of a larger transformation explored in this book, a richly detailed ethnographic study of generational and migration-related redefinitions of gender, marriage, and sexuality in rural Mexico and among Mexicans in Atlanta.

Same-sex relations were certainly considered “unnatural.” But “unnatural” was typically understood as violation of patriarchal gender norms and the lack of procreative potential–both which are arguably non-essential to marriage were not merely Greco-Roman views on sexuality, but common Jewish views that Paul likely held.

Even within a marriage, women and men had equal dignity. But in his dissent to the same-sex marriage case, Alito sees a lot to like about the old ways. “The family is an ancient and universal. States of Marriage Gender, Justice, and Rights in Colonial Mali By Emily S.

Burrill. States of Marriage shows how throughout the colonial period in French Sudan (present-day Mali) the institution of marriage played a central role in how the empire defined its colonial subjects as gendered persons with certain attendant rights and privileges.

The book is a modern history of the ideological. The articles in this volume bring a gender-sensitive perspective to bear on aspects of marriage and migration in intra- and transnational contexts.

In particular, the articles consider: How, given specific rules of marriage and (post-marital) residence, the institution of marriage may itself entail women's migration.Social Principles: The Nurturing Community. The Book of Discipline of The United Methodist Church - (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Marriage. We affirm the sanctity of the marriage.marriage, the attendant boundaries of sexuality and moral conduct, and the clear biblical teaching that gender is both sacred and established by God's design.

Persons who choose to become members of the Corporation, are agreeing to support these and other basic biblical values derived from Scriptural and historical Christianity.