Beyond the Binary: Thinking about Sex and Gender

Broadview Press
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How many sexes are there? What is the relationship between sex and gender? Is gender a product of nature, or nurture, or both? In Beyond the Binary, Shannon Dea addresses these questions and others while introducing readers to evidence and theoretical perspectives from a range of cultures and disciplines, and from sources spanning three millennia. Dea’s pluralistic and historically informed approach offers readers a timely background to current debates about sex and gender in the media, health sciences, and public policy.
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About the author

Shannon Dea is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Director of Women’s Studies at the University of Waterloo.

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Broadview Press
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Published on
May 15, 2016
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Pages
208
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ISBN
9781770486287
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Language
English
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Philosophy / Social
Social Science / Gender Studies
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