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The gender trap : parents and the pitfalls of raising boys and girls / Emily W. Kane.

Kane, Emily W., (author.).
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Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y 306.874 KAN PS (Text) 34330512963274 Juvenile - Parent Shelf Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780814748824 (cl : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0814748821 (cl : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780814737835 (pb : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0814737838 (pb : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: x, 287 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : New York University Press, [2012]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-269) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: "Glamour babies" and "little toughies" -- Wanting a girl, wanting a boy: conceptual building blocks -- "It's in their nature": naturalizers -- "I think a lot of it is us, parents, and society": cultivators -- "We try not to encourage it, but I know it gets in there": refiners -- "You applaud all the other stuff": innovators -- "Surviving in a gendered culture": resisters -- Conclusion: "A better world": dismantling the gender trap.
Subject: Parenthood.
Child rearing.
Sex differences.
Boys > Psychology.
Girls > Psychology.

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