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Meetings Update

Winter Meeting 2017

Theme Announced: Intersectionality and Privilege: Inclusive Feminist Praxis

Call for Proposals

Save the Date! The 2017 Winter Meeting will be held Thurs. Feb. 9 – Sun. Feb 12, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Albuquerque.

On Our Bookshelf

Calling the Shots: Why Parents Reject Vaccines (2016): Jennifer Reich has been studying the phenomenon of vaccine refusal from the perspectives of parents who distrust vaccines and the corporations that make them …read more

Good Guys with Guns: The Appeal and Consequences of Concealed Carry (2016): Angela Stroud utilizes in-depth interviews with permit holders and on field observations at licensing courses,  examined how social and cultural factors …read more

Social Dynamics of Family Violence (second edition, 2016): Angela Hattery and Earl Smith examine all forms of family violence–child abuse, elder abuse, intimate partner violence, violence in LGBTQ families…read more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gender & Society

Gender & Society features original feminist research and book reviews from diverse social science disciplines. Consistently ranked as a top journal in both Gender Studies and Sociology, the journal has almost 10,000 subscribers, with more than half of those located outside the United States. See the G&S blog here!

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