Studies in East European Thought

, Volume 55, Issue 1, pp 3–25

The Selfish Gender, or the Reproduction of Gender Asymmetry in Gender Studies

Authors

  • T.V. Barchunova
Article

DOI: 10.1023/A:1021805814173

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Barchunova, T. Studies in East European Thought (2003) 55: 3. doi:10.1023/A:1021805814173
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Abstract

Gender discrimination can be overt anddeliberate. It can be covert and indeliberate.In the latter case it is called `asymmetry'.The gender studies community aims to reveal andeliminate any forms of gender asymmetry.However, insufficient methodological andtheoretical reflection implies the reproductionof gender asymmetry throughout genderstudies.

asymmetrygenderreductionismRussiasymmetry

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