E-books: Gender Studies - Soc Sci

  • Feminist Perspectives on Teaching Masculinities: Learning Beyond Stereotypes book cover

    Feminist Perspectives on Teaching Masculinities

    Learning Beyond Stereotypes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sveva Magaraggia, Gerlinde Mauerer, Marianne Schmidbaur

    Feminist Perspectives on Teaching Masculinities looks at teaching non-hegemonic forms of masculinities and highlights their diversity. The collection foregrounds and discusses concepts which are described and gathered as positive, caring, and inclusive masculinities, thus offering a timely and…

    eBook – 2019-04-09
    Routledge
    Teaching with Gender

  • Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics: Re-imagining Rights in India book cover

    Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics

    Re-imagining Rights in India, 1st Edition

    By Maya Unnithan

    Set in the context of the processes and practices of human reproduction and reproductive health in Northern India, this book examines the institutional exercise of power by the state, caste and kin groups. Drawing on ethnographic research over the past eighteen years among poor Hindu and…

    eBook – 2019-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Trauma, Women’s Mental Health, and Social Justice: Pitfalls and Possibilities book cover

    Trauma, Women’s Mental Health, and Social Justice

    Pitfalls and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    By Emma Tseris

    This book argues that while notions of trauma in mental health hold promise for the advancement of women’s rights, the mainstreaming of trauma treatments and therapies has had mixed implications, sometimes replacing genuine social change efforts with new forms of female oppression by psychiatry. It…

    eBook – 2019-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Gendered Approaches to Spatial Development in Europe: Perspectives, Similarities, Differences book cover

    Gendered Approaches to Spatial Development in Europe

    Perspectives, Similarities, Differences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Zibell, Doris Damyanovic, Ulrike Sturm

    This book explores the extent to which gendered approaches are evident and effective in spatial development in selected European countries. Beginning with an introduction to theories and concepts of gender, space and development, the book includes a brief historical review of gender in spatial…

    eBook – 2019-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Environments

  • Professional Training for Feminist Therapists: Personal Memoirs book cover

    Professional Training for Feminist Therapists

    Personal Memoirs, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum

    Here is a unique collection of personal memoirs from feminist therapists which provides a revealing look at their professional training experiences. This superb volume offers a rare glimpse at the struggles of these women, both as therapists and feminists, as they continue to develop professionally…

    eBook – 2019-03-25
    Routledge

  • Misogyny, Projective Identification, and Mentalization: Psychoanalytic, Social, and Institutional Manifestations book cover

    Misogyny, Projective Identification, and Mentalization

    Psychoanalytic, Social, and Institutional Manifestations, 1st Edition

    By Karyne E. Messina

    Misogyny, Projective Identification, and Mentalization looks at how the psychoanalytic concepts of projective identification and mentalization may explain the construction of society and how they have enabled misogyny to be expressed in social, political, and institutional settings. Karyne E.…

    eBook – 2019-03-20
    Routledge

  • Muslim Women's Rights: Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada book cover

    Muslim Women's Rights

    Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Tabassum Fahim Ruby

    In the post-9/11 environment, the figure of the Muslim woman is at the forefront of global politics. Her representation is often articulated within a rights discourse owing much to liberal-secular sensibilities—notions of freedom, equality, rational thinking, individualism, and modernization.…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Gender, Nationalism and Conflict Transformation: New Themes and Old Problems in Northern Ireland Politics book cover

    Gender, Nationalism and Conflict Transformation

    New Themes and Old Problems in Northern Ireland Politics, 1st Edition

    By Fidelma Ashe

    Utilising Northern Ireland as a case study, this book presents an analysis of the gender and sexual politics of conflict transformation. The book synthesises a vast array of international sources with the author’s empirical and theoretical research to produce a powerful gendered critique of…

    eBook – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Women's Studies: The Basics book cover

    Women's Studies: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By Bonnie G. Smith

    Women’s Studies: The Basics is an accessible introduction to the pathbreaking and cross-disciplinary study of women—past and present. Tracing the history of the field from its origins, this revised and updated text sets out the main topics making up the discipline, exploring its global development…

    eBook – 2019-03-06
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Bows

    Research on sexual violence has been a growing area of academic study since the 1970s. However, the focus of these efforts has centred on younger women, leaving older women largely ignored in research. This book presents data from the first UK study to examine the extent, nature and impacts of…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Homosexuality, Transsexuality, Psychoanalysis and Traditional Judaism book cover

    Homosexuality, Transsexuality, Psychoanalysis and Traditional Judaism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Slomowitz, Alison Feit

    Homosexuality, Transsexuality, Psychoanalysis and Traditional Judaism explores the often incommensurable and irreconcilable beliefs and understandings of sexuality and gender in the Orthodox Jewish community from psychoanalytic, rabbinic, feminist, and queer perspectives. The book explores how…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

  • The Green Revolution: Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender book cover

    The Green Revolution

    Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Kilby

    This book reviews the Green Revolution, starting with its inception and development from the 1940s to the 1970s, and leading to what is commonly referred to as a second Green Revolution in the 2000s. Building on the historical assessment, it draws insights for contemporary policy debates and…

    eBook – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

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