This article reviews some of the theoretical and methodological premises of gender studies, recapitulates the major discussions and polemics that raged in the American gender discourse, and outlines some of the new perspectives and research trends in the field. It also offers a reappraisal of the reception of gender studies in Poland and tries to identify some of the areas that have remained unexplored.
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SYNAT - “Interdisciplinary System for Interactive Scientific and Scientific-Technical Information”.