Anthropology: Gender

  • Theorising Cultures of Equality book cover

    Theorising Cultures of Equality

    Edited by Suzanne Clisby, Mark Johnson, Jimmy Turner

    Theorising Cultures of Equality is the first volume to be released in the GRACE Project, a cutting-edge series of books drawing upon research conducted in the Genders and Cultures of Equality in Europe Project. Previous scholarly work focuses on European gender equality policies, their social…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    GRACE Project

  • Queering Knowledge: Analytics, Devices and Investments after Marilyn Strathern book cover

    Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices and Investments after Marilyn Strathern

    Edited by Paul Boyce, EJ Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    Marilyn Strathern’s ethnographic contributions to studies of personhood, kinship, gender relations and reproduction have achieved wide recognition in the field of anthropology. Her analytic devices, including her model of merographic connection, have had profound effects on anthropologists’…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Women and Careers: Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity book cover

    Women and Careers

    Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity

    Edited by Marilee Reimer

    The unifying theme of Women and Careers is women’s educational and employment success, with the objective of profiling supportive public policy in global contexts from Atlantic Canada to Western Europe, Australia and China. It takes up the career processes of women from marginalized groups who have…

    Hardback – 2018-10-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations

  • Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion: From Classical Antiquity to the Modern Era book cover

    Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion

    From Classical Antiquity to the Modern Era

    Edited by Tatiana Tsakiropoulou-Summers, Katerina Kitsi-Mitakou

    Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion explores the origin and evolution of the political ideology that has kept women away from centres of political power – from the birth of democracy in Ancient Athens to the Modern Era. In this period of 2500 years, two parallel tracks advanced: while…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Time, Space and Capital in India: Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland book cover

    Time, Space and Capital in India

    Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland

    By Atreyee Majumder

    At this western corner of the confluence of the Bay of Bengal and the busy river Hooghly, West Bengal in eastern India lies a geography that has hosted many outsiders – traders, merchants, colonial masters, missionaries and wanderers. This book is fundamentally concerned with the relations among…

    Hardback – 2018-10-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Urban Asia

  • Kinship and Gender: An Introduction book cover

    Kinship and Gender

    An Introduction, 6th Edition

    By Linda Stone, Diane E. King

    Does kinship still matter in today’s globalized, increasingly mobile world? Do family structures continue to influence the varied roles that men and women play in different cultures? Answering with a resounding ‘yes!’, Linda Stone and Diane E. King offer a lively introduction to and working…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04 
    Routledge

  • Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women: International Perspectives book cover

    Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Mahnaz Akhami, Yakin Ertürk, Ann Elizabeth Mayer

    Around the world, discriminatory legislation prevents women from accessing their human rights. It can affect almost every aspect of a woman's life, including the right to choose a partner, inherit property, hold a job, and obtain child custody. Often referred to as family law, these laws have…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • The Known Economy: Romantics, Rationalists, and the Making of a World Scale book cover

    The Known Economy

    Romantics, Rationalists, and the Making of a World Scale

    By Colin Danby

    Why do critics and celebrants of globalization concur that international trade and finance represent an inexorable globe-bestriding force with a single logic? The Known Economy shows that both camps rest on the same ideas about how the world is scaled. Two centuries ago romantic and rationalist…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Fathering in Cultural Contexts: Developmental and Clinical Issues book cover

    Fathering in Cultural Contexts

    Developmental and Clinical Issues

    By Jaipaul L Roopnarine, Elif Dede Yildirim

    Fathering in Cultural Contexts brings together the most recent theory and research on fathering in diverse cultural communities. Exploring a range of disciplinary perspectives, fathering is considered within the major sociocultural, demographic and economic factors that influence men’s involvement…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism

    Edited by Tasha Oren, Andrea Press

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism examines the strange confluence between academic feminism, and feminism’s other life as a concrete, global political movement. Over 50 original essays address the sociopolitical and the interdisciplinary academic dimensions of contemporary feminism,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries: Making the Gendered Body in a Globalized World book cover

    Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries

    Making the Gendered Body in a Globalized World

    Edited by Gabriele Griffin, Malin Jordal

    Bringing together a broadly international range of case studies and interviews with individuals who have had genital re/construction, Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries explores the socio-cultural meanings of clitoral reconstruction following female genital cutting, hymen reconstruction,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Men, Masculinities and Disaster book cover

    Men, Masculinities and Disaster

    Edited by Elaine Enarson, Bob Pease

    In the examination of gender as a driving force in disasters, too little attention has been paid to how women’s or men’s disaster experiences relate to the wider context of gender inequality, or how gender-just practice can help prevent disasters or address climate change at a structural level.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

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