E-books: Gender Studies - Soc Sci

  • Women of Asia: Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity book cover

    Women of Asia

    Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mehrangiz Najafizadeh, Linda Lindsey

    With thirty-two original chapters reflecting cutting edge content throughout developed and developing Asia, Women of Asia: Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity is a comprehensive anthology that contributes significantly to understanding globalization’s transformative process and the…

    eBook – 2018-07-11

  • Gender in Film and Video book cover

    Gender in Film and Video

    1st Edition

    By Neal King, Rayanne Streeter, Jessica Herling, Talitha Rose

    Gender in Film and Video tracks changes in gender on screen by documenting trends of the internet age. The jargon-free book focuses on six instances of media in transition and their histories, including the rise of feminism on television, in sports events, and in comedy-drama series; the growth of…

    eBook – 2018-07-03

  • Gender, Crime and Criminal Justice book cover

    Gender, Crime and Criminal Justice

    3rd Edition

    By Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    This book examines the relationship between gender and crime and explores both the gendered nature of crime alongside the gendered nature of criminal victimisation. Covering theory, policy and practice, this new edition has been fully revised to reflect the wider changes, development and influence…

    eBook – 2018-06-12

  • Persian Carpets: The Nation as a Transnational Commodity book cover

    Persian Carpets

    The Nation as a Transnational Commodity, 1st Edition

    By Minoo Moallem

    Persian Carpets: the Nation As a Transnational Commodity tracks the Persian carpet as an exotic and mythological object, as a commodity, and as an image from mid-nineteenth-century England to contemporary Iran and the Iranian diaspora. Following the journey of this single object, the book brings…

    eBook – 2018-05-16
    Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

  • Same Sex, Different Cultures: Exploring Gay And Lesbian Lives book cover

    Same Sex, Different Cultures

    Exploring Gay And Lesbian Lives, 1st Edition

    By Gilbert H Herdt

    Because homoerotic relations can be found in so many cultures, Gilbert Herdt argues that we should think of these relations as part of the human condition. This new cross-cultural study of gays, lesbians, and bisexuals around the world, Same Sex, Different Cultures provides a unique perspective on…

    eBook – 2018-05-15

  • Staging Gay Lives: An Anthology Of Contemporary Gay Theater book cover

    Staging Gay Lives

    An Anthology Of Contemporary Gay Theater, 1st Edition

    By John M Clum

    A collection of ten contemporary plays, by writers who reflect a range of cultural origins, about male homosexuality.…

    eBook – 2018-05-04

  • Theorizing Feminism: Parallel Trends In The Humanities And Social Sciences, Second Edition book cover

    Theorizing Feminism

    Parallel Trends In The Humanities And Social Sciences, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Anne C. Herrmann

    In the past three decades, feminist scholars have produced an extraordinary rich body of theoretical writing in humanities and social science disciplines. This revised and updated second edition of Theorizing Feminism: Parallel Trends in the Humanities and Social Sciences, is a genuinely…

    eBook – 2018-05-04

  • Feminist Thought: A More Comprehensive Introduction book cover

    Feminist Thought

    A More Comprehensive Introduction, 5th Edition

    By Rosemarie Tong

    A classic resource on feminist theory, Feminist Thought offers a clear, comprehensive, and incisive introduction to the major traditions of feminist theory, from liberal feminism, radical feminism, and Marxist and socialist feminism to care-focused feminism, psychoanalytic feminism, and ecofeminism…

    eBook – 2018-05-04

  • Barbara Egger Lennon: Teacher, Mother, Activist book cover

    Barbara Egger Lennon

    Teacher, Mother, Activist, 1st Edition

    By Tina Stewart Brakebill

    Facets of Barbara Egger Lennon's life depict an ordinary white Midwestern woman of her time: teacher, wife, mother. Her work as a union organizer and political activist, however, complicate that picture. The way in which Egger Lennon balanced these roles illustrates how many women of her time…

    eBook – 2018-04-27

  • Betsy Mix Cowles: Champion of Equality book cover

    Betsy Mix Cowles

    Champion of Equality, 1st Edition

    By Stacey M Robertson

    Betsy Mix Cowles (a champion of equality whose circle of acquaintances included Frederick Douglass, Abby Kelley, and William Lloyd Garrison) is a brilliant example of what an educated and independent woman can accomplish. A staunch defender of abolitionism, Cowles also took up the cause of women's…

    eBook – 2018-04-27

  • Gender and the Law book cover

    Gender and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Judith Bourne, Caroline Derry

    Gender and the Law provides an ideal introduction to gender and feminist theory for students. Beginning with an overview of traditional notions of gender, the book establishes the key feminist and queer legal theories. It provides a basic structure and overview upon which students can build their…

    eBook – 2018-04-17

  • Mary Pickford: Hollywood and the New Woman book cover

    Mary Pickford

    Hollywood and the New Woman, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen A. Feeley

    On screen and off, movie star Mary Pickford personified the 'New Woman' of the early 1900s, a moniker given to women who began to demand more autonomy inside and outside the home. Well educated and career-minded, these women also embraced the new mass culture in which consumption and leisure were…

    eBook – 2018-04-17

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