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Routledge Gender Studies Autumn/Winter Collection

The Routledge Gender Studies Autumn/Winter Collection is perfect for students and academic researchers. The collection covers a range of sub-disciplines which comprise of the following:

Area Studies, Arts, Built Environment, Development Studies, Environment, Social Work & Urban Studies, Economics, Finance, Business & Industry, Education, Environment & Sustainability, Humanities, Language & Literature, Law, Politics & International Relations and Social Sciences.

Highlights

  • Feminism, Postfeminism and Legal Theory

    Beyond the Gendered Subject?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dorota Gozdecka, Anne Macduff

    There is much debate about postfeminism, what it is, and its role in feminist politics. Whilst postfeminism has become increasingly influential in the study of literature, popular culture, and philosophy, it has so far received comparatively little attention in law. This book aims to remedy…

    Hardback – 2019-01-14
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  • Feminist Political Ecology and the Economics of Care

    In Search of Economic Alternatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Bauhardt, Wendy Harcourt

    This book envisages a different form of our economies where care work and care-full relationships are central to social and cultural life. It sets out a feminist vision of a caring economy and asks what needs to change economically and ecologically in our conceptual approaches and our daily lives…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
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    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Gender and Migration

    Transnational and Intersectional Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Anna Amelina, Helma Lutz

    From its beginnings in the 1970s and 1980s, interest in the topic of gender and migration has grown. Gender and Migration seeks to introduce the most relevant sociological theories of gender relations and migration that consider ongoing transnationalization processes, at the beginning of the third…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Caste and Gender in Contemporary India

    Power, Privilege and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Supurna Banerjee, Nandini Ghosh

    This book explores the intersectional aspects of caste and gender in India that contribute to the multiple marginalities and oppressions of lower castes, with particular reference to Dalits, Muslims and women. It moves beyond the conventional accounts of experiences of women in unequal social and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge India

  • A Place to Call Home

    Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai, 1st Edition

    By Ramya Ramanath

    Any city is a product of politics and economics, organizations and people. Yet, the life experiences of women uprooted from its poorest quarters seldom inform urban resettlement plans.  In this ethnographic field study, Ramya Ramanath, Associate Professor at DePaul University, examines the lives…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
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  • Contesting Femicide

    Feminism and the Power of Law Revisited, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adrian Howe, Daniela Alaattinoğlu

    Focusing on femicide, this book provides a contemporary re-evaluation of Carol Smart’s innovative approach to the law question as first outlined in her ground-breaking book, Feminism and the Power of Law (Routledge 1989). Smart advocated turning to the legal domain not so much for demanding law…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
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  • Feminisms in Leisure Studies

    Advancing a Fourth Wave, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Parry

    Feminisms in Leisure Studies acknowledges and advances the contribution of feminist theories to leisure knowledge and research. Building upon the strong history of feminist leisure scholarship, the book reviews key feminist theories and offers an overview of a fourth wave of feminism and its…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Leisure Studies

  • Cultural Representations of Feminicidio at the US-Mexico Border

    1st Edition

    By Nuala Finnegan

    Since the early 1990s, the repeated murders of women from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico have become something of a global cause célèbre. Cultural Representations of Feminicidio at the US-Mexico Border examines creative responses to these acts of violence. It reveals how theatre, art, film, fiction and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
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    Global Gender

  • Gender and Digital Culture

    Between Irreconcilability and the Datalogical, 1st Edition

    By Helen Thornham

    Gender and Digital Culture offers a unique contribution to the theoretical and methodological understandings of digital technology as inherently gendered and classed. The silences within, through and from the systems we experience every day, create inequalities that are deeply affective and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
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  • Feminist Interrogations of Women's Head Hair

    Crown of Glory and Shame, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sigal Barak-Brandes, Amit Kama

    Feminist scholarship has looked extensively at the perception of the body as a flexible construction of cultural and social dictates, but head hair has been often overlooked. Feminist Interrogations of Women's Head Hair brings new focus to this underrepresented topic through its intersections with…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
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  • Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course

    The Girl in Time, 1st Edition

    By Susan Pickard

    Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course argues that the gendered structure of temporality (defined in the dual sense of everyday time as well as age and stage of life) is a key factor underpinning the stalling of the gender revolution. Taking as its central focus the idealised young woman…

    Hardback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Contemporary Theological Approaches to Sexuality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Isherwood, Dirk von der Horst

    Contemporary Theological Approaches to Sexuality provides a much-needed overview of the state of scholarship on Christian theological reflection on sexuality and sexual theology. Critically, it also intervenes in the cultural debate over sexuality by privileging feminist, queer, and other…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24
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