By Carolyn Sobritchea, Sylvia Estrada-Claudio, Marie Aubrey Villaceran, Excelsa Tongson, Eric Julian Manalastas, Beatriz Torre, Nathalie Africa-Verceles, Jaclyn Marie Cauyan, Jhoanna Cruz, and Veronica Gregorio
Published by Vibal Group inc., ©2023.
Gender and Society: Understanding the Gender Dimensions of Philippine Culture and Society presents critical insights about socioeconomic and gender-related issues encountered and dealt with by Filipino women from the past up to the present. The book offers a wide spectrum of studies presented as essays that explore the narratives and experiences of Filipino women across diverse locations, cultural groups, and political affiliations. These texts shed light on the status of women across various socioeconomic backgrounds and gender identities, highlighting their struggles as they navigate life’s challenges, as well as their personal and collective political resistance and advocacy efforts.
Drawing on diverse empirical materials and contemporary theoretical frameworks, the authors provided insightful analyses that are valuable for educators, students, government officials, and private companies seeking to develop gender-responsive policies, programs, and services.
Description: 244 pages : 26.5 x 21 cm