Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender: Men and Women in the World's Cultures
- CULTURAL CONCEPTIONS OF GENDER
- GENDER DIFFERENCES
- GENDER ROLES, STATUS, AND INSTITUTIONS
- Courtship and Marriage
- Parental Roles
- Economic Activities and Gender Roles
- Leadership, Power, and Gender and
- War and Gender
- Religion, Religiosity, and Gender
- Gender-Based Social Groups and
- The Relative Status of Men and Women
- Economic Development and Gender
- Language and Gender
- Transitions in the Life-Course of Women
- SEXUALITY AND MALE-FEMALE INTERACTION
- SEX AND GENDER IN THE WORLD'S CULTURES
- Chinese Americans
- Eastern Tukanoans
- Greeks of Kalymnos
- Han Chinese
- Hma' Btsisi'
- Hmong of Laos and the United States and
- Hungarians and
- Israelis and
- Jamaica and
- Mardu and
- Maya of the Yucatán Peninsula , and
- Mormon Fundamentalists
- Mountain Arapesh
- Northeast India
- Orang Suku Laut
- Puerto Ricans
- Rungus Dusun and
- Samburu and
- Swat Pathan
- Taiwan and
- Taiwanese Americans
- Timpaus Banggai
- Uzbeks and
- West Indian Americans
- Yupik Eskimos
ALTERNATIVE NAMES Abaluyia are also known as Baluyia or Luyia, or by the alternative spelling Abaluhya/Luhya. During the colonial...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES Abelam are also known as Abulas, Ambelam, Ambelas, Ambulas, and various subgroup names including Kamukundi, Mamukundi,...
INTRODUCTION This article constitutes an attempt to provide some illustrations of how the integration of biological and cultural factors is...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES In Armenian, Armenia is called Hayastan and Armenians are known as Hai . LOCATION Armenia is a small (29,800 km...
LOCATION The Aymara live throughout the rugged altiplano (high plain), a series of semiarid basins surrounding Lake Titicaca, in southern...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES Alternative names are Bacaeri, Bacaery, Bacairi, Bacayri, Bakaeri, Bakaery, and Bakaire. LOCATION The Bakairí are...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES An alternative name used in government records and some scholarly literature is Gujar-Bakkarwal. LOCATION The...
LOCATION The Island of Bali is located in Indonesia. CULTURAL OVERVIEW Bali is famous for its rich, predominantly Hindu, culture....
ALTERNATIVE NAMES Bamiléké is a collective term referring to the people of some 100 chiefdoms in the Western Province of Cameroon, and their...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES The name “Beng” is the term by which Beng people refer to themselves. Akan-speaking people usually call them the “Ngan” or...
INTRODUCTION A basic goal of biologists is to explain observed variation at many levels, including observed differences between and within...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES Alternative names for the Blackfoot are Blackfeet, Siksika, Kainai, Blood Indians, Pikuni, Piegan, and Peigan. ...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES Alternative names are Canella, Kanela, Ramkókamekra, Rankokamekrá, Rancocamecra, Kapiekran, Mehim, but not Canelo (eastern...
ALTERNATIVE NAMES The Cherokee are Iroquoian-speaking people and call themselves Ani-Yun'wiya, the principal people. Cherokee, the name, is...
LOCATION Most early Chinese immigrants lived in Hawaii and California. In the early decades of the 20th century, the majority of Chinese...