American Women -- Anthropology and societal role

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AZ0241 Suburban sadness / produced by Lili Francklyn and Robin Steinhardt.

"Suburban Sadness" was produced for the year 1952 in KPFA's thirty-year...

Francklyn, Lili., Steinhardt, Robin., Riesman, David, 1909-2002, Suburban life -- United States, The Fifties, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Mar. 6, 1979.
BB0030 American marriage mores / Margaret Mead.

Anthropologist Margaret Mead (December 16, 1901 – November 15, 1978) analyzes America's...

Marriage customs and rites, American., Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 28 May 1960.
BB0521.01 Women's expectations : mirage or reality? / Eve Merriam (Episode 1 of 15)

Poet Eve Merriam (1916-1992) talks about birth control, education, and the role of women in...

Feminism, Women's rights -- United States -- History, Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 15 Feb. 1965.
BB0521.05 To be or not to be : the meaning of maternity / Dorothy Lee (Episode 5 of 15)

Dorothy D. Lee, Ph.D., Visiting Professor in Psychology at Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA,...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Motherhood, Love, Maternal, Childbirth KPFA, June 1965.
BB0521.08 Myths of femininity and motherhood / moderated by Eve Merriam (Episode 8 of 15)

Panel discussion about myths of femininity and masculinity in motherhood and fatherhood at the...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Komarovsky, Mirra, 1906-1999, Shelley, Thelma, Lee, Dorothy (Dorothy D.), Putney, Gail J., Lerner, Max, 1902-1992, Albert, Ethel M., Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992, Motherhood, Femininity (Psychology)., Masculinity (Psychology)., Fatherhood KPFA, June 1965.
BB1705 Coming of age in America / Margaret Mead.

Anthropologist Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978) delivers a talk at Diablo Valley College on the...

Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978, Adolescent psychology., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 15 Oct. 1966.
BB2124 Implications of the generation gap for personality / Margaret Mead.

Anthropologist Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978) speaks on the implications of the generation gap for...

Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978, Social conflict., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 22 Apr. 1969.
BB2463 The New woman / introduced by George Frankenstein.

A panel discussion on the subject of "the new woman," with Stephanie Mills of Planned...

Women's movement, Maginnis, Patricia Therese, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Schoenfeld, Eugene., Duskin, Alvin, Frankenstein, George, Mills, Stephanie., Kaprolat, Mimi KPFA, 17 Mar. 1970.
BB3207 Women is losers.

Members of the Women's Liberation discuss the role of women in American society. The...

Sex discrimination against women, Feminism, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 12 Oct. 1968.
BC0335 Boys are boys and girls are girls / produced by Sebern Fisher

From the folio: Is it really true that sex roles beginn at a very early age? To find out, Sebern...

Child development., Sex role, Gender roles, Fisher, Sebern., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 29 Oct. 1971.
BC1042.06 To be a full human being / Margaret Mead.

Margaret Mead delivers the opening keynote address at the annual conference of the National...

Maturation (Psychology)., Education, Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1972?
BC1348 The fairer sex : portraits of five women / produced by Marie Blazek

This is an intimate set of interviews with five women whose lives are both typical and unique;...

Women -- Personal narratives., Minority women -- United States., Women -- Economic conditions., Women -- Social conditions., Sex role, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFT, 20 Feb. 1973.
BC1587 The Ruth Benedict collective (Parts 1 and 2 only) / produced by Nanette Rainone.

The Ruth Benedict Collective is a group of 25 women in the New York area including...

Anthropologists., Women's movement -- United States., Ruth Benedict collective / produced by Nanette Rainone.**The, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, Sept. 1971?; KPFA, 4 Jan. 1974.
BC2196.05 Women, culture, and society / Diane Feeley.

An historical examination of the development of women's societal role traced by Diane...

Women -- History., Social role., National Organization for Women, Feeley, Diane, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1975 (day unknown)
BC2196.06 The incest taboo / Mariam Slater.

Discussion of society, incest, and institutionalized marriage outside the family with...

Incest., Slater, Mariam, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1975 (day unknown)
BC2625 Women of the Amazon / Janet Siskind ; interviewed by Viv Sutherland.

Viv Sutherland interviews Professor Janet Siskind of Rutgers University's Anthropology...

Siskind, Janet., Anthropologists -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women -- Amazon River Region. WBAI, 1975 (day unknown)
BC2682 The rite of football / Dr. William Arens ; interviewed by Barbara Londin.

State University of New York Stony Brook Professor Dr. William Arens talks about his "...

Arens, William, Sports -- Psychological aspects., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, December 18, 1975
BC2945.02 Dr. Margaret Mead interviewed by Anne Fremantle (Episode 2)

Anne Fremantle interviews anthropologist Dr. Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978). Fremantle introduces...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978, Death--Anthropological aspects., Funeral rites and ceremonies. WBAI, 11 Apr. 1976.
BC3034 Feminists conversations / Jane Lazarre and Rayna Reiter ; interviewed by Nanette Rainone.

Nanette Rainone interviews two women authors about their experiences, women's roles and the...

Lazarre, Jane., Reiter, Rayna R., Women's movement, Pregnancy., Motherhood, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1976 (day unknown)
IZ0527 Interview With Ruby Rohrlich-Leavitt, feminist anthropologist

Interview with feminist anthropologist and Manhattan Community College Associate Professor, Ruby...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Rohrlich, Ruby, Feminists, Anthropology., ANTHROPOLOGY, Feminist anthropology WBAI, ca. October 11, 1976? (date unknown)
IZ1091 The Velvet Sledgehammer: November 16, 1983 (Part 2 only)

Production reel for November 16, 1983 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer, hosted and produced by...

GHANA, Sexuality, Sex instruction, Women workers., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women -- Ghana, Mikell, Gwendolyn, Calderone, Mary Steichen, 1904-1998 WBAI, 16 Nov. 1983
IZ1434 The real Tibet

Judith Murray speaks with Barbara Nimri Aziz, British-educated anthropologist, about the reality...

Aziz, Barbara Nimri., Tibet -- Social conditions., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, July 6, 1978
IZ1505 The Velvet Sledgehammer: April 7, 1980- Leith Mullings on sex roles

Today's program features a talk by Dr. Leith Patricia Mullings, professor of anthropology at...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Mullings, Leith, Feminist anthropology, Gender roles, GENDER WBAI, April 7, 1980
WZ0255.06 Women in Washington, D.C.

This episode of Upstream is on women and dating in Washington, D.C. Topics covered include...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black women -- History., African American Women, Dating WPFW, August 8, 1981