This thoroughly updated second edition contains more photos, infographics, and artworks as well as updated reflections on developments in the media and activist movements. In addition, new chapters have been added on issues surrounding sex work as labour, the politics of veiling in Canada, trans and gender queer-identities, and Indigenous sovereignty.
Concerned with the past, present, and future of gender identity and gendered representation, this remarkable anthology is perfect for use in introductory courses in gender studies and women's studies at universities across Canada.
Features:comprised of scholarly articles, news clips, fact sheets, poetry, fiction, and blog postsfeatures essays by Jessica Valenti, bell hooks, Afua Cooper, Gloria Steinem, and Tyra Banks
Publisher: Canadian Scholars
Number of pages: 800
Dimensions: 254 x 203 x 40 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition