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Author Brody, Leslie.

Title Gender, emotion, and the family / Leslie Brody.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  152.4 B785g    ---  Available
Description vi, 359 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-354) and index.
Contents Understanding emotional expression -- Words, faces, voices, and behaviors -- Physiological arousal and patterns of emotional expression -- Sad or mad? The quality of emotions -- The state of the art : biological differences? -- Transactional relationships within families -- Gender identification and de-identification in the family -- Fathers and the family climate -- Social motives, power, and roles -- Stereotypes and display rules -- The power of peers -- The health consequences of gender-stereotypic emotional expression -- Rethinking gender and emotion.
Subject Emotions -- Sex differences.
Families -- Sex differences.
Sex differences (Psychology)
Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Interpersonal communication -- Sex differences.
ISBN 0674341864

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