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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.

Social Sciences

  • Transnational Advocacy Networks and Human Rights Law

    Emergence and Framing of Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation, 1st Edition

    By Giulia Dondoli

    This book asks the fundamental question of how new human rights issues emerge in the human rights debate. To answer this, the book focuses on nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and on the case study of LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) rights. The work argues that the way…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14

  • 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 Research in Gender and Society

  • 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 Critical Leisure Studies

  • The Criminalisation of Fantasy Material

    Law and Sexually Explicit Representations of Fictional Children, 1st Edition

    By Hadeel Al-Alosi

    This book addresses the criminalisation of sexually explicit material depicting or describing fictitious characters who appear to be children. It is the first book of its kind to specifically examine the expansion of the law to include fictional representations of children, focusing on the law in…

    Hardback – 2018-07-05

  • Femicide and the Law

    American Criminal Doctrines, 1st Edition

    By Hava Dayan

    This book explores femicide, and scrutinizes the three key American criminal doctrines usually applied in its cases: provocation; the felony murder rule; self-defence. The book also explores the influence of the American Model Penal Code, and proposes, connected to the various criminal doctrines…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14

  • Black Men Teaching in Urban Schools

    Reassessing Black Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Edward Brockenbrough

    This volume follows eleven Black male teachers from an urban, predominantly Black school district to reveal a complex set of identity politics and power dynamics that complicate these teachers’ relationships with students and fellow educators. It provides new and important insights into what it…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • Third Wave Feminism and Transgender

    Strength through Diversity, 1st Edition

    By Edward BURLTON Davies

    Feminism and transgender, as social factions or collective subjectivities, have historically evaded, vilified or negated each other’s philosophy and subjectivities. In particular, separatist feminist theorists have portrayed the two ‘sides’ as consisting of mutually incompatible aims and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • 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 Research in Gender and Society

  • Global Health and Security

    Critical Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colleen O'Manique, Pieter Fourie

    The past decade has witnessed a significant increase in the construction of health as a security issue by national governments and multilateral organizations. This book provides the first critical, feminist analysis of the flesh-and-blood impacts of the securitization of health on different bodies,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-14
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Girls, Aggression, and Intersectionality

    Transforming the Discourse of "Mean Girls" in the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Krista Mcqueeney, Alicia A. Girgenti-Malone

    From media images of "mean girls" to the disproportionate punishment of Black, Latina and/or queer girls in schools and the justice system, female aggression has become a public concern. Scholars, educators, policymakers and parents are scrambling to respond to the perceived upsurge in girls’…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Violence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Lombard

    The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Violence provides both a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art overview of the latest research in the field of gender and violence. Each of the 23 specially commissioned chapters develops and summarises their key issue or debate including rape,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08

  • Politics and Gender Identity in Turkey

    Centralised Islam for Socio-Economic Control, 1st Edition

    By Umut Korkut, Hande Eslen-Ziya

    The creation of Turkish nationhood, citizenship, economic transformation, the forceful removal of minorities and national homogenisation, gender rights, the position of armed forces in politics, and the political and economic integration of Kurdish minority in Turkish polity have all received major…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Making Home in Diasporic Communities

    Transnational belonging amongst Filipina migrants, 1st Edition

    By Diane Sabenacio Nititham

    Making Home in Diasporic Communities demonstrates the global scope of the Filipino diaspora, engaging wider scholarship on globalisation and the ways in which the dynamics of nation-state institutions, labour migration and social relationships intersect for transnational communities. Based on…

    Hardback – 2016-11-11
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Changing Names and Gendering Identity

    Social Organisation in Contemporary Britain, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Thwaites

    This book investigates contemporary naming practices on marriage in Britain, drawing on survey data and detailed interview material in which women offer their own accounts of the reasons for which they have changed or retained their names. Exploring the ways in which names are used to create and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Ageing and Sexualities

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosie Harding, Elizabeth Peel

    This book showcases developments in theory, research and practice regarding sexuality and ageing, considering the differences as well as similarities between and among ageing heterosexual and LGBT older people. Identifying the questions central to future social scientific research on ageing and…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06

  • Gender Inequalities and Development in Latin America During the Twentieth Century

    1st Edition

    By María Magdalena Camou, Silvana Maubrigades, Rosemary Thorp

    This book presents evidence of the evolution of the gender inequalities in Latin America during the twentieth century, using basic indicators of human development, namely education, health and the labour market. There are very few historical studies that centre on gender as the main analytical…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Gender and Well-Being

  • Women of the Middle East

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fatma Muge Gocek

    The academic study of women in the Middle East grew from traditional branches of learning such as history, anthropology, politics, and literary studies. More recently, it has incorporated cutting-edge areas of academic endeavour, including critical theory and new thinking on sexuality, labour,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26

  • Radical Challenges to the Family

    From the Sixties to Same-Sex Marriage, 1st Edition

    By Ashley Lavelle

    Defending the nuclear family and extolling ’family values’ have long been central features of politics in capitalist societies, in spite of radical left challenges from social, counter-cultural and gay rights movements. This book examines these challenges as they emerged in the 1960s and 1970s,…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28

  • Rethinking Misogyny

    Men's Perceptions of Female Power in Dating Relationships, 1st Edition

    By Anna Arrowsmith

    In this path-breaking book Anna Arrowsmith analyses gendered dating behaviour and shows how men’s behaviour is both defined and illustrated by societal norms that require a particular masculine performance, including those desired by potential female performers. Using the case-study of pick-up…

    Hardback – 2015-08-28
    Sexualities in Society

  • Interrogating Harmful Cultural Practices

    Gender, Culture and Coercion, 1st Edition

    By Chia Longman, Tamsin Bradley

    This volume explores a variety of ’harmful cultural practices’: a term increasingly employed by organizations working within a human rights framework to refer to certain discriminatory practices against women in the global South. Drawing on recent work by feminists across the social sciences, as…

    Hardback – 2015-08-14

  • Religion and LGBTQ Sexualities

    Critical Essays, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Hunt

    This compiled and edited collection engages with a theme which is increasingly attracting scholarly attention, namely, religion and LGBTQ sexuality. Each section of the volume provides perspectives to understanding academic discourse and wide-ranging debates around LGBTQ sexualities and religion…

    Hardback – 2015-06-05

  • New Reproductive Technologies and Disembodiment

    Feminist and Material Resolutions, 1st Edition

    By Carla Lam

    With attention to the ways in which new reproductive technologies facilitate the gradual disembodiment of reproduction, this book reveals the paradox of women's reproductive experience in patriarchal cultures as being both, and often simultaneously, empowering and disempowering. A rich exploration…

    Hardback – 2015-02-10

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