E-books: Gender Studies

  • Affective Health and Masculinities in South Africa: An Ethnography of (In)vulnerability book cover

    Affective Health and Masculinities in South Africa

    An Ethnography of (In)vulnerability, 1st Edition

    By Hans Reihling

    Affective Health and Masculinities in South Africa explores how different masculinities modulate substance use, interpersonal violence, suicidality, and AIDS as well as recovery cross-culturally. With a focus on three male protagonists living in very distinct urban areas of Cape Town, this…

    eBook – 2020-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology

  • Feminist Science Studies: A New Generation book cover

    Feminist Science Studies

    A New Generation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maralee Mayberry, Banu Subramaniam, Lisa Weasel

    This essential text contains contributions from a wide range of fields and provides role models for feminist scientists. Including chapters from scientists and feminist scholars, the book presents a wide range of feminist science studies scholarship-from autobiographical narratives and experimental…

    eBook – 2020-03-24
    Routledge

  • One-Handed Histories: The Eroto-Politics of Gay Male Video Pornography book cover

    One-Handed Histories

    The Eroto-Politics of Gay Male Video Pornography, 1st Edition

    By John R Burger

    Explore the titillating world of gay male video pornography in One-Handed Histories: The Eroto-Politics of Gay Male Video Pornography. Author John Burger has compiled years of research on gay male films and videos and covers such interesting topics as:gay male porn history and theory pre-AIDS and…

    eBook – 2020-03-24
    Routledge

  • Gay and Lesbian Professionals in the Closet: Who's In, Who's Out, and Why book cover

    Gay and Lesbian Professionals in the Closet

    Who's In, Who's Out, and Why, 1st Edition

    By Teresa Decrescenzo

    The closet takes its toll on its dwellers through their experiences of isolation, fear, paranoia, potentially increased internalized homophobia, and dissonance between role and identity; yet many people in the helping professions do not feel that it is desirable or even appropriate to disclose…

    eBook – 2020-03-24
    Routledge

  • Working with Gay Men and Lesbians in Private Psychotherapy Practice book cover

    Working with Gay Men and Lesbians in Private Psychotherapy Practice

    1st Edition

    By Christopher J Alexander

    Working with Gay Men and Lesbians in Private Psychotherapy Practice is written for private practitioners solely by private practice clinicians who specialize in the treatment of gay men or lesbians. Focusing on numerous clinical issues that gays and lesbians often deal with, Working with Gay Men…

    eBook – 2020-03-24
    Routledge

  • Female Capital Punishment: From the Gallows to Unofficial Abolition in Connecticut book cover

    Female Capital Punishment

    From the Gallows to Unofficial Abolition in Connecticut, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence B Goodheart

    This book systematically investigates the capital punishment of girls and women in one jurisdiction in the United States during nearly four centuries. Using Connecticut as an essential case study, due toits long history as a colony and a state, this study is the first of its kind not only for New…

    eBook – 2020-03-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Honour Killings and Criminal Justice: Social and Legal Challenges in Turkey book cover

    Honour Killings and Criminal Justice

    Social and Legal Challenges in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Ferya Taş-Çifçi

    Despite recent reforms to the Turkish Penal Code, the country retains a high level of honour-based violence. This book analyses the motives behind honour-based violence in Turkey and examines the criminal justice system’s approach to this type of crime. The work takes a socio-legal approach to…

    eBook – 2020-03-06
    Routledge

  • Mapping Security in the Pacific: A Focus on Context, Gender and Organisational Culture book cover

    Mapping Security in the Pacific

    A Focus on Context, Gender and Organisational Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara N Amin, Danielle Watson, Christian Girard

    This book examines questions about the changing nature of security and insecurity in Pacific Island Countries (PICs). Previous discussions of security in the Pacific region have been largely determined by the geopolitical interests of the Global North. This volume instead attempts to centre PICs’…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • Deviant Maternity: Illegitimacy in Wales, c. 1680–1800 book cover

    Deviant Maternity

    Illegitimacy in Wales, c. 1680–1800, 1st Edition

    By Angela Joy Muir

    This is the first-ever book to explore illegitimacy in Wales during the eighteenth century. Drawing on previously overlooked archival sources, it examines the scope and context of Welsh illegitimacy, and the link between illegitimacy, courtship and economic precarity. It also goes beyond courtship…

    eBook – 2020-02-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia book cover

    Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vina A. Lanzona, Frederik Rettig

    This book brings together a wide range of case studies to explore the experiences and significance of women warriors in Southeast Asian history from ancient to contemporary times. Using a number of sources, including royal chronicles, diaries, memoirs and interviews, the book discusses why women…

    eBook – 2020-01-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Women in the Mediterranean book cover

    Women in the Mediterranean

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leila Simona Talani, Serena Giusti

    The book addresses the challenges faced by women on the two shores of the Mediterranean from a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspective. While in the European Union’s (EU) Mediterranean countries inequality is mostly linked to the social sphere and, in particular refers to labour market…

    eBook – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Gender and Japanese Culture book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Gender and Japanese Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Coates, Lucy Fraser, Mark Pendleton

    This Companion is a comprehensive examination of the varied ways in which gender issues manifest throughout culture in Japan, using a range of international perspectives to examine private and public constructions of identity, as well as gender- and sexuality-inflected cultural production. The…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions to Gender

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