Feminism Counts: Quantitative Methods and Researching Gender by Christina Hughes,Rachel Lara Cohen

By Christina Hughes,Rachel Lara Cohen

This is a crucial and well timed textual content that offers a special assessment of latest quantitative techniques to gender study. The participants are across the world known researchers from the united kingdom, united states and Sweden who occupy a variety of disciplinary destinations, together with old demography, sociology and coverage reports. Their examine contains explorations of hetero and related intercourse violence, media responses to feminist study, facts resources for the examine of equalities, techniques for analysing worldwide and native demographic switch and intersectional matters in admire of labor and employment.

Through designated, refined and considerate concerns of where of quantification inside of gender experiences, and where of feminist techniques to quantification, every one contributor overturns the stereotype that quantitative examine is antithetical to feminism by means of demonstrating its value for difficult carrying on with worldwide inequalities linked to gendered results. An introductory bankruptcy illustrates the importance of geography and self-discipline within the take-up of methodological preferences.

Feminism Counts: Quantitative tools and studying Gender makes an incredible contribution to the ways that feminists reply to modern methodological and interdisciplinary demanding situations, and is vital interpreting for all study scholars in gender studies.

This e-book was once initially released as a different factor of the overseas magazine of Social study Methodology.

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