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SBE 2020: Submission Detail

ID Number: 178
Title: Gender Analysis and Womens Rights: A Critical Research Need
Lead Author: Ferree, Myra M.
Abstract: Gender used analytically as part of understanding social, behavior and economic relations is a tool that can advance theory and build our understanding of critical empirical relationships involved in some of the most important problems of our era. Gender is a social structure, interactional process and political discourse relevant across all dimensions of society, not limited to individual behavior and experiences, which is where prior research has concentrated. Rather than merely funding a special area of gender studies, SBE should challenge scholars in all its fields to take more cognizance of human diversity in their research, as the biomedical field has done, but also to reveal the importance of gender relations as a structural context for all people.
PDF: Ferree_Myra_178.pdf

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