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Gender Differences in Different Contexts

Edited by Aida Alvinius

National Defence College Kenya, Kenya

The development of gender differences as an area of research has been rapid over the last decades. Varieties of studies have focused on the gender differences as well as the similarities of women and men. The common purpose of the research attempt is to find out the possibilities and even the consequences of gender differences and the impact on human beings on one side, and social and cultural environment on the other. This book is an attempt to provide theoretical and empirical framework to better understand gender differences in various contexts and on different levels. Therefore, the contributions cover an array of themes that span from an individual level to an organizational and societal level.

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Gender Differences in Different ContextsEdited by Aida Alvinius

Published: February 1st 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63040

ISBN: 978-953-51-2906-6

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2905-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4118-1

Copyright year: 2017

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15374 Total Chapter Downloads

20 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

35 Dimensions Citations


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1. Sex Differences as a Statistical Variable

By Chris Lange-Küttner


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2. Gender Differences in PTSD: Susceptibility and Resilience

By Jingchu Hu, Biao Feng, Yonghui Zhu, Wenqing Wang, Jiawei Xie and Xifu Zheng


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3. Gender Difference in the Perception of Guilt in Consumer Boycott in Brazil

By Breno de P.A. Cruz, Ricardo José Marques Pires-Jr. and Steven D. Ross


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4. Gender and Health

By María Pilar Matud


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5. Disrupting Hegemonic Masculinity Through Creative Writing

By Tom Dobson


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6. Professional Women's Experience of Autonomy and Independence in Sindh-Pakistan

By Mukesh Kumar Khatwani


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7. Broken Dreams—Balancing Self and Family Well-Being: The Experiences of Women Immigrants to Hamilton, ON

By Mirna Carranza


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8. Gender and Leadership

By Kathryn E. Eklund, Erin S. Barry and Neil E. Grunberg


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