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Gender Inequality and the Division of Household Labor in the United States and Sweden: A Socialist-Feminist Approach
(University of California Press, 1991-02)
In this paper, we offer a socialist-feminist framework for exploring the persistence of gender inequality in the division of household labor. The inconsistent results generated by the relative resources, gender-role ideology, ...
Wildlife, Science, and the National Parks, 1920-1940
(University of California Press, 1990-05)
True Lies: Perceptual Realism, Digital Images, and Film Theory
(University of California Press, 1996)
Household Crowding and Family Relations in Bangkok
(University of California Press, 1993-08)
Cities in developing countries are growing ever larger and more dense, fostering congested household environments. Using data from Bangkok, this paper examines the effect of household crowding on multiple measures of family ...
’Changing traditions to meet current altering conditions’: Customary Law, African Courts, and the Rejection of Codification in Kenya, 1930-60
(Cambridge University Press, 1999-11)
If the aim of British colonizers, Frederick Lugard wrote, was to civilize Africans ‘and to devote thought to those matters which…most intimately affect their daily life and happiness, there are few of greater importance ...
Snapshots of Tradition: Apparitions of the Virgin Mary in Georgia
(University of California Press, 1998-10)
On the thirteenth of each month, from October 1990 until May 1994, Nancy Fowler appeared on the porch of a farmhouse in Conyers, Georgia, to deliver the message she had received from an apparition of the Virgin Mary. On ...
What students don't say - an approach to the student text
(National Council of Teachers of English, 1991-02)
The 'Self-Animal' and Divine Digestion: Goat Sacrifice to the Goddess Kali in Bengal
My paper explores the cultural meaning and central logic of the gift-offering of goats, pathabali. I elicit this meaning from the incantations in the rite of bali itself, my own observations on ritual action that follows ...