The Creation of Patriarchy: The Origins of Women's Subordination. Women and History, Volume 1

Valutazione media 4,12
( su 568 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780195051858: The Creation of Patriarchy: The Origins of Women's Subordination. Women and History, Volume 1

When precisely did the ideas, symbols and metaphors of patriarchy take hold of Western civilization? When were women, so central to the creation of society, moved on to the sidelines? Where is the evidence to support the notion that male dominance over women is a natural state of things? Gerda Lerner's radical review of Western civilization shows that male dominance over women has nothing to do with biology, and everything to do with cultural and historical habits. Dr Lerner draws her evidence from a host of archaeological, literary, and artistic sources, using them to pinpoint the critical turning points in the allocation of women's roles in society. She draws especially on archaeological evidence of the cultures of ancient Hebrew and Mesopotamian societies, cultures from which modern Western civilization has largely derived. This approach enables her to trace the ways in which men and women have been classified as essentially separate creatures - from ancient Greek philosophy onwards - and also to examine ways in which their experience of society differs, through the structures and symbols of class and religion. Most of all, by showing patriarchy as the result of an historical process, Lerner produces an irresistable argument that it can be altered, and ended, by similar means.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Recensione:

`A valuable contribution to history and women's studies.' Booklist

L'autore:

Gerda Lerner, Robinson-Edwards Professor of History and Senior Distinguished Research Professor at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, is the author of eight books, including Black Women in White America and The Majority Finds Its Past: Placing Women in History. She is the recipient of the A.A.U.W. Achievement Award for 1986 and was past president of the Organization of American Historians.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

LERNER
Editore: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press. Condizione libro: New. Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 0195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 12,72
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,24
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Gerda Lerner
Editore: Oxford University Press Inc, United States (1987)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Print on Demand
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 1987. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Revised ed.. 201 x 135 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.When precisely did the ideas, symbols and metaphors of patriarchy take hold of Western civilization? When were women, so central to the creation of society, moved on to the sidelines? Where is the evidence to support the notion that male dominance over women is a natural state of things? Gerda Lerner s radical review of Western civilization shows that male dominance over women has nothing to do with biology, and everything to do with cultural and historical habits. Dr Lerner draws her evidence from a host of archaeological, literary, and artistic sources, using them to pinpoint the critical turning points in the allocation of women s roles in society. She draws especially on archaeological evidence of the cultures of ancient Hebrew and Mesopotamian societies, cultures from which modern Western civilization has largely derived. This approach enables her to trace the ways in which men and women have been classified as essentially separate creatures - from ancient Greek philosophy onwards - and also to examine ways in which their experience of society differs, through the structures and symbols of class and religion. Most of all, by showing patriarchy as the result of an historical process, Lerner produces an irresistable argument that it can be altered, and ended, by similar means. Codice libro della libreria AAV9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 17,98
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Gerda Lerner
Editore: Oxford University Press Inc, United States (1987)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Print on Demand
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 1987. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Revised ed.. 201 x 135 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. When precisely did the ideas, symbols and metaphors of patriarchy take hold of Western civilization? When were women, so central to the creation of society, moved on to the sidelines? Where is the evidence to support the notion that male dominance over women is a natural state of things? Gerda Lerner s radical review of Western civilization shows that male dominance over women has nothing to do with biology, and everything to do with cultural and historical habits. Dr Lerner draws her evidence from a host of archaeological, literary, and artistic sources, using them to pinpoint the critical turning points in the allocation of women s roles in society. She draws especially on archaeological evidence of the cultures of ancient Hebrew and Mesopotamian societies, cultures from which modern Western civilization has largely derived. This approach enables her to trace the ways in which men and women have been classified as essentially separate creatures - from ancient Greek philosophy onwards - and also to examine ways in which their experience of society differs, through the structures and symbols of class and religion. Most of all, by showing patriarchy as the result of an historical process, Lerner produces an irresistable argument that it can be altered, and ended, by similar means. Codice libro della libreria AAV9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 18,05
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Gerda Lerner
Editore: Oxford University Press Inc
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 5
Print on Demand
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press Inc. Paperback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW PRINT ON DEMAND., The Creation of Patriarchy: The Origins of Women's Subordination. Women and History: Volume 1, Gerda Lerner, When precisely did the ideas, symbols and metaphors of patriarchy take hold of Western civilization? When were women, so central to the creation of society, moved on to the sidelines? Where is the evidence to support the notion that male dominance over women is a natural state of things? Gerda Lerner's radical review of Western civilization shows that male dominance over women has nothing to do with biology, and everything to do with cultural and historical habits. Dr Lerner draws her evidence from a host of archaeological, literary, and artistic sources, using them to pinpoint the critical turning points in the allocation of women's roles in society. She draws especially on archaeological evidence of the cultures of ancient Hebrew and Mesopotamian societies, cultures from which modern Western civilization has largely derived. This approach enables her to trace the ways in which men and women have been classified as essentially separate creatures - from ancient Greek philosophy onwards - and also to examine ways in which their experience of society differs, through the structures and symbols of class and religion. Most of all, by showing patriarchy as the result of an historical process, Lerner produces an irresistable argument that it can be altered, and ended, by similar means. Codice libro della libreria B9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 13,16
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,86
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Lerner, Gerda
Editore: Oxford Univ Pr (1987)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
Paperbackshop-US
(Commerce, GA, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford Univ Pr, 1987. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria VU-9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 16,71
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,69
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Lerner, Gerda
Editore: Oxford University Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Print on Demand
Da
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press, 2016. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Codice libro della libreria ria9780195051858_lsuk

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 17,33
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,86
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Lerner, Gerda
Editore: Oxford Paperbacks (1988)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Print on Demand
Da
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford Paperbacks, 1988. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria IQ-9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,05
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,69
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Lerner, Gerda
Editore: Oxford Paperbacks (1988)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Print on Demand
Da
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford Paperbacks, 1988. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria LQ-9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 15,54
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,40
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Gerda Lerner
Editore: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 20
Da
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Paperback. 368 pages. Dimensions: 7.9in. x 5.3in. x 0.8in.A major new work by a leading historian and pioneer in womens studies, The Creation of Patriarchy is a radical reconceptualization of Western civilization that makes gender central to its analysis. Gerda Lerner argues that male dominance over women is not natural or biological, but the product of an historical development begun in the second millennium B. C. in the Ancient Near East. As patriarchy as a system of organizing society was established historically, she contends, it can also be ended by the historical process. Focusing on the contradiction between womens central role in creating society and their marginality in the meaning-giving process of definition and interpretation, Lerner explores such fascinating questions as: What can account for womens exclusion from the historical process What could explain the long delay--more than 3, 500 years--in womens coming to consciousness of their own subordinate position She goes back to the cultures of the earliest known civilizations--those of the ancient Near East--to discover the origins of the major gender metaphors of Western civilization. Using historical, literary, archaeological, and artistic evidence, she then traces the development of these ideas, symbols, and metaphors and their incorporation into Western civilization as the basis of patriarchal gender relations. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Codice libro della libreria 9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,66
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Lerner, Gerda
Editore: Oxford University Press (1987)
ISBN 10: 0195051858 ISBN 13: 9780195051858
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Oxford University Press, 1987. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria INGM9780195051858

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,96
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,69
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro