AuthorLips, Hilary M.
TitleA New psychology of women : gender, culture and ethnicity / Hilary M. Lips.
Imprint Boston : McGraw-Hill, ; c2006
Edition 3rd ed.
Descript xxiii, 520, [80] p. : ill. ; 24 cm.


Why a global, multicultural psychology of women -- Female-male comparisons: The meaning and significance of difference -- Growing up female: The female body and its meanings ; Expectations, images, and identities -- Getting the message: Self-confidence, assertiveness, and entitlement -- Connections: Communicating with and relating to others -- Family and intimate relationships -- Women's work -- Physical health, Illness, and healing -- Mental health, Illness, and therapy -- Myths and scripts for women growing older -- Sexualities -- Violence against women: a worldwide problem -- Leadership, Power, and Social change

Women -- Psychology -- Cross-cultural studies Women -- Identity -- Cross-cultural studies Women -- Health and hygiene -- Cross-cultural studies Sex role -- Cross-cultural studies Sexism -- Cross-cultural studies

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