Where Will the Millennials Take Us? A Gender Structure Analysis of Identities, Marital Plans andnBeyond

Seminario con la prf.ssa Barbara Risman, University of Chicago

21 giugno 2016
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Ore 14, sala riunioni, III piano, Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale, Trento

This talk has three major goals:

First, to provide a brief overview of the theoretical framework for analyzing  gender as a social structure.
Second, to present data ona variety of American samples of Millennials and their  positionality vis a vis the gender structure, with particular attention to their views of marriage and relationships. Finally,  to argue that in order to reach a just world with full equality we must construct postgender society.

Professor Barbara Risman has been Head of the Department of Sociology at the University  of Illinois at  Chicago, President-Elect (2014-2015) of the Souther Sociological Society, Vice-President Elect of the American Sociological Association. After a year fellowship at Stanford she is now Visiting Professor at the Department of Sociology here in Trento.