Gendering animals: Representation, identification and the demise of simplicity
2006 (Swedish)In: NIKK magasin, ISSN 1502-1521, no 3, 12-15 p.Article in journal (Other academic) Published
Several of Darwins ideas about evolution have taken time permeate in to main stream biology. One of them was the idea about the sexually active female. During the last thirty years androcentrism and schematic thinking on sex has been challenged by gender perspectives and modern behavioral ecology but a lot remains to be done. There is much suggesting that in particular the study and transgression of the boundary between theories on gender and sexual selection might produce surprising counter knowledge.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2006. no 3, 12-15 p.
Conservation, wildlife, gender, sex, stereotypes, androcentrism
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-21856OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-21856DiVA: diva2:49629