• Three Plays by Aristophanes: Staging Women book cover

    Three Plays by Aristophanes

    Staging Women, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey Henderson

    These three plays by the great comic playwright Aristophanes (c. 446-386 BCE), the well-known Lysistrata, and the less familiar Women at the Thesmophoria and Assemblywomen, are the earliest surviving portrayals of contemporary women in the European literary tradition. These plays provide a unique…

    Paperback – 2010-02-04
    The New Classical Canon

  • Gender and Development book cover

    Gender and Development

    2nd Edition

    By Janet Momsen, Janet Momsen

    Global financial problems, rising food prices, climate change, international migration – increasingly by women – conflict situations in many poor countries, the spread of tropical diseases such as malaria and dengue fever and the increased incidence of HIV/AIDS and TB, and changing…

    Paperback – 2009-12-02
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Doing Gender Diversity: Readings in Theory and Real-World Experience book cover

    Doing Gender Diversity

    Readings in Theory and Real-World Experience, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca F. Plante,Lis M. Mau, Lis M. Maurer

    This cutting-edge reader demonstrates the multiple ways in which the universe of gender is socially, culturally, and historically constructed. The selections focus on gender itself - how gender operates socioculturally, exists, functions, and is presented in micro and macro interactions. In order…

    Paperback – 2009-08-11

  • Cities and Gender book cover

    Cities and Gender

    1st Edition

    By Helen Jarvis, Jonathan Cloke, Paula Kantor

    Men and women experience the city differently: in relation to housing assets, use of transport, relative mobility, spheres of employment and a host of domestic and caring responsibilities. An analysis of urban and gender studies, as co-constitutive subjects, is long overdue. Cities and Gender is a…

    Paperback – 2009-05-26
    Routledge Critical Introductions to Urbanism and the City

  • Genders book cover


    2nd Edition

    By David Glover, Cora Kaplan

    The concept of gender continues to be a central issue in literary and cultural studies, with a significance that crosses disciplinary boundaries and provokes lively debate. In this fully revised and updated second edition, David Glover and Cora Kaplan offer a lucid and illuminating introduction to…

    Paperback – 2008-12-11
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Reel to Real: Race, Sex and Class at the Movies book cover

    Reel to Real

    Race, Sex and Class at the Movies, 1st Edition

    By bell hooks

    Movies matter – that is the message of  Reel to Real, bell hooks’ classic collection of essays on film. They matter on a personal level, providing us with unforgettable moments, even life-changing experiences and they can confront us, too, with the most profound social issues of race, sex and…

    Paperback – 2008-09-11
    Routledge Classics

  • Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment book cover

    Black Feminist Thought

    Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Hill Collins

    In spite of the double burden of racial and gender discrimination, African-American women have developed a rich intellectual tradition that is not widely known. In Black Feminist Thought, originally published in 1990, Patricia Hill Collins set out to explore the words and ideas of Black feminist…

    Paperback – 2008-09-11
    Routledge Classics

  • Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick book cover

    Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

    1st Edition

    By Jason Edwards

    Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick was one of the most significant literary theorists of the last forty years and a key figure in contemporary queer theory. In this engaging and inspiring guide, Jason Edwards: introduces and explains key terms such as affects, the first person, homosocialities, and queer…

    Paperback – 2008-08-27
    Routledge Critical Thinkers

  • Gender and Everyday Life book cover

    Gender and Everyday Life

    1st Edition

    By Mary Holmes

    Why are we so insistent that women and men are different? This introduction to gender provides a fascinating, readable exploration of how society divides people into feminine women and masculine men. Gender and Everyday Life explores gender as a way of seeing women and men as not just…

    Paperback – 2008-08-07
    The New Sociology

  • Media, Gender and Identity: An Introduction book cover

    Media, Gender and Identity

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By David Gauntlett

    Popular media present a vast array of stories about women and men. What impact do these images and ideas have on people’s identities? The new edition of Media, Gender and Identity is a highly readable introduction to the relationship between media and gender identities today. Fully revised and…

    Paperback – 2008-03-26

  • Irigaray for Architects book cover

    Irigaray for Architects

    1st Edition

    By Peg Rawes

    Specifically for architects, the third title in the Thinkers for Architects series examines the relevance of Luce Irigaray’s work for architecture. Eight thematic chapters explore the bodily, spatio-temporal, political and cultural value of her ideas for making, discussing and experiencing…

    Paperback – 2007-10-24
    Thinkers for Architects

  • Queer Economics: A Reader book cover

    Queer Economics

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce Jacobsen, Adam Zeller

    An important new book, bringing together into one volume many of the salient early articles in the field as well as important recent contributions, this reader is an examination of and response to the effects of heteronormativity on both economic outcomes and economics as a discipline. The first…

    Paperback – 2007-10-11

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