Sex Roles

, Volume 60, Issue 3–4, pp 298–300 | Cite as

Fitting It All In: Balancing Depth, Breadth, and Brevity

The Sociology of Gender: A Brief Introduction, 2nd ed., Laura Kramer, Los Angeles, California, Roxbury Publishing Company, 2005. 227 pp. $44.95 (paperback). ISBN: 1-931719-13-6
Book Review


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyVirginia TechBlacksburgUSA

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