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Gergen. 'Social Construction: A Reader is a superb selection of classic and contemporary readings representing the major viewpoints central to social constructionism' Journal of Community and Applied Psychology. Mary McCanney Gergen (born 1938) is an American social psychologist specializing in feminist studies women's studies and social constructionism.