• Talking Back: Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black book cover

    Talking Back

    Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    In childhood, bell hooks was taught that "talking back" meant speaking as an equal to an authority figure and daring to disagree and/or have an opinion. In this collection of personal and theoretical essays, hooks reflects on her signature issues of racism and feminism, politics and pedagogy. Among…

    Paperback – 2014-11-03
    Routledge

  • Black Looks: Race and Representation book cover

    Black Looks

    Race and Representation, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    In the critical essays collected in Black Looks, bell hooks interrogates old narratives and argues for alternative ways to look at blackness, black subjectivity, and whiteness. Her focus is on spectatorship—in particular, the way blackness and black people are experienced in literature, music,…

    Paperback – 2014-10-29
    Routledge

  • Yearning: Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics book cover

    Yearning

    Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    For bell hooks, the best cultural criticism sees no need to separate politics from the pleasure of reading. Yearning collects together some of hooks's classic and early pieces of cultural criticism from the '80s. Addressing topics like pedagogy, postmodernism, and politics, hooks examines a variety…

    Paperback – 2014-10-27
    Routledge

  • Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism book cover

    Ain't I a Woman

    Black Women and Feminism, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain't I a Woman has become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black…

    Paperback – 2014-10-14
    Routledge

  • Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center book cover

    Feminist Theory

    From Margin to Center, 3rd Edition

    By bell hooks

    When Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center was first published in 1984, it was welcomed and praised by feminist thinkers who wanted a new vision. Even so, individual readers frequently found the theory "unsettling" or "provocative." Today, the blueprint for feminist movement presented in the book…

    Paperback – 2014-10-01
    Routledge

  • Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics book cover

    Feminism Is for Everybody

    Passionate Politics, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    What is feminism? In this short, accessible primer, bell hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression. With her characteristic clarity and directness, hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their…

    Paperback – 2014-09-26
    Routledge

  • Body Studies: The Basics book cover

    Body Studies: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Niall Richardson, Adam Locks

    Consideration of the body as a subject for study has increased in recent years with new technologies, forms of modification, debates about obesity and issues of age being brought into focus by the media. Drawing on contemporary culture, Body Studies: The Basics introduces readers to the key…

    Paperback – 2014-07-15
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Rebecca Dickinson: Independence for a New England Woman book cover

    Rebecca Dickinson

    Independence for a New England Woman, 1st Edition

    By Marla Miller

    Rebecca Dickinson's powerful voice, captured through excerpts from the pages of her journal, allows colonial and revolutionary-era New England to come alive. Dickinson's life illustrates the dilemmas faced by many Americans in the decades before, during, and after the American Revolution, as well…

    Paperback – 2013-08-06
    Routledge
    Lives of American Women

  • The Transgender Studies Reader 1&2 BUNDLE book cover

    The Transgender Studies Reader 1&2 BUNDLE

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Stryker, Aren Z. Aizura

    Over the past twenty years, transgender studies has emerged as a dynamic field of interdisciplinary scholarship. First collected in Routledge's own The Transgender Studies Reader in 2006, the field has moved on, rapidly expanding in many directions. The Transgender Studies Reader 2 gathers these…

    Pack – 2013-02-21
    Routledge

  • The Transgender Studies Reader 2 book cover

    The Transgender Studies Reader 2

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Stryker, Aren Aizura

    Over the past twenty years, transgender studies has emerged as a vibrant field of interdisciplinary scholarship. In 2006, Routledge’s The Transgender Studies Reader brought together the first definitive collection of the field. Since its publication, the field has seen an explosion of new work that…

    Paperback – 2013-02-12
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman book cover

    The Routledge Guidebook to Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

    1st Edition

    By Sandrine Berges

    Mary Wollstonecraft was one of the greatest philosophers and writers of the Eighteenth century. During her brief career, she wrote novels, treatises, a travel narrative, a history of the French Revolution, a conduct book, and a children's book. Her most celebrated and widely-read work is A…

    Paperback – 2013-01-31
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Gender: The Key Concepts book cover

    Gender: The Key Concepts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Evans, Carolyn Williams

    This invaluable volume provides an overview of 37 terms, theories and concepts frequently used in gender studies which those studying the subject can find difficult to grasp. Each entry provides a critical definition of the concept, examining the background to the idea, its usage and the major…

    Paperback – 2012-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

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