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The Resource Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world, M. Mead

Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world, M. Mead

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Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world
Title
Male and female
Title remainder
a study of the sexes in a changing world
Statement of responsibility
M. Mead
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The substance of this book was given as the Jacob Gimbel lectures in sex psychology under the auspices of Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco, California, November, 1946
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
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1901-1978
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Mead, Margaret
Dewey number
392
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ21
LC item number
.M464 1949
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HQ 21
NLM item number
M479m 1949
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex
  • Women
  • Men
  • Human beings
  • Sex role
  • Gender identity
  • Sexual Behavior
Label
Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world, M. Mead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The substance of this book was given as the Jacob Gimbel lectures in sex psychology under the auspices of Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco, California, November, 1946."
  • "Sources and experience in American culture": p. [451]-463
Bibliography note
"Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali": p. [403]-430
Contents
Pt. 1. Introductory. The significance of the questions we ask -- How an anthropologist writes -- Pt. 2. The ways of the body. First learnings -- Even-handed, money-minded, and womb-envying patterns -- Fathers, mothers, and budding impulses -- Sex and temperament -- Basic regularities in human sex development -- Pt. 3. The problems of society. Rhythm of work and play -- Human fatherhood is a social invention -- Potency and receptivity -- Human reproductivity -- Pt. 4. The two sexes in contemporary America. 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 -- Notes to chapters -- Appendix I. Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island Cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali -- Appendix II. The ethics of insight-giving -- Appendix III. Sources and experience in our American culture
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 477 p.
Lccn
49010784
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02666993
  • (OCoLC)ocm02666993
  • 660676
Label
Male and female : a study of the sexes in a changing world, M. Mead
Publication
Note
  • "The substance of this book was given as the Jacob Gimbel lectures in sex psychology under the auspices of Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco, California, November, 1946."
  • "Sources and experience in American culture": p. [451]-463
Bibliography note
"Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali": p. [403]-430
Contents
Pt. 1. Introductory. The significance of the questions we ask -- How an anthropologist writes -- Pt. 2. The ways of the body. First learnings -- Even-handed, money-minded, and womb-envying patterns -- Fathers, mothers, and budding impulses -- Sex and temperament -- Basic regularities in human sex development -- Pt. 3. The problems of society. Rhythm of work and play -- Human fatherhood is a social invention -- Potency and receptivity -- Human reproductivity -- Pt. 4. The two sexes in contemporary America. 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 -- Notes to chapters -- Appendix I. Background and bibliographical material on the seven Pacific Island Cultures: Samoa; Manus; Arapesh; Mundugumor; Iatmul; Tchambuli; Bali -- Appendix II. The ethics of insight-giving -- Appendix III. Sources and experience in our American culture
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 477 p.
Lccn
49010784
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02666993
  • (OCoLC)ocm02666993
  • 660676

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