E-books: Gender Studies - Soc Sci

  • Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools book cover

    Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Lipkin

    Scholarship on homosexuality, gay and lesbian identities, history, and culture came to universities too late for most elementary and secondary school educators, leaving them unprepared to deal with these subjects. Moreover, some teacher education faculty still neglect these topics out of moral…

    eBook – 2018-02-12

  • What Does Your Wife Do?: Gender And The Transformation Of Family Life book cover

    What Does Your Wife Do?

    Gender And The Transformation Of Family Life, 1st Edition

    By Leonard Beeghley

    In the past, a woman would routinely be asked what her husband did for a living. Increasingly, a man is likely to be asked what his wife does for a living. It's a small switch, but it signifies a revolution in gender roles and family life. Leonard Beeghley uses historical and international data to…

    eBook – 2018-02-07

  • Science For A Polite Society: Gender, Culture, And The Demonstration Of Enlightenment book cover

    Science For A Polite Society

    Gender, Culture, And The Demonstration Of Enlightenment, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey V. Sutton

    Traditional accounts of the scientific revolution focus on such thinkers as Copernicus, Galileo, and Newton, and usually portray it as a process of steady, rational progress. There is another side to this story, and its protagonists are more likely to be women than men, dilettante aristocrats than…

    eBook – 2018-02-06

  • Feminism As Radical Humanism book cover

    Feminism As Radical Humanism

    1st Edition

    By Pauline Johnson

    Feminism is currently at an impasse. Both the liberation feminism of the 1970's and the more recent feminism of difference are increasingly faced with the limitations of their own perspectives. While feminists today generally acknowledge the need to recognise diversity, they lack a coherent…

    eBook – 2018-02-06

  • The Myth Of The Male Breadwinner: Women And Industrialization In The Caribbean book cover

    The Myth Of The Male Breadwinner

    Women And Industrialization In The Caribbean, 1st Edition

    By Helen I Safa

    First Published in 2018. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.…

    eBook – 2018-02-06

  • Feminist Approaches To Bioethics: Theoretical Reflections And Practical Applications book cover

    Feminist Approaches To Bioethics

    Theoretical Reflections And Practical Applications, 1st Edition

    By Rosemarie Putnam Tong

    No other cluster of medical issues affects the genders as differently as those related to procreationcontraception, sterilization, abortion, artificial insemination, in-vitro fertilization, surrogate motherhood, and genetic screening. Rosemarie Tongs approach to feminist bioethics serves as a…

    eBook – 2018-02-05

  • The Challenge Of Local Feminisms: Women's Movements In Global Perspective book cover

    The Challenge Of Local Feminisms

    Women's Movements In Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amrita Basu

    This pathbreaking book provides for the first time an overview of the genesis, growth, gains, and dilemmas of women's movements worldwide. Unlike most of the literature, which focuses on the industrialized Western world, this volume devotes greater attention to the postcolonial states of Asia,…

    eBook – 2018-02-02

  • Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry: The Social Construction of Female Popular Music Stars book cover

    Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry

    The Social Construction of Female Popular Music Stars, 2nd Edition

    By Kristin J. Lieb

    Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry combines interview data with music industry professionals with theoretical frameworks from sociology, mass communication, and marketing to explain and explore the gender differences female artists experience. This book provides a rare lens on the…

    eBook – 2018-01-12

  • Women's Lives: A Psychological Exploration, Fourth Edition book cover

    Women's Lives

    A Psychological Exploration, Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Claire A. Etaugh, Judith S. Bridges

    This cutting-edge and comprehensive fourth edition of Women’s Lives: A Psychological Perspective integrates the most current research and social issues to explore the psychological diversity of girls and women varying in age, ethnicity, social class, nationality, sexual orientation, and ableness.…

    eBook – 2017-10-16

  • Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture: A Comprehensive Guide to Gender Studies book cover

    Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture

    A Comprehensive Guide to Gender Studies, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Rosemarie Buikema, Liedeke Plate, Kathrin Thiele

    Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture, 2nd edition is a comprehensive gender studies textbook with an international focus and relevance across a broad range of academic disciplines. Covering an array of topics, theories and approaches to gender studies, it introduces students to the study of…

    eBook – 2017-10-03

  • Women and Politics: A Quest for Political Equality in an Age of Economic Inequality book cover

    Women and Politics

    A Quest for Political Equality in an Age of Economic Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Burrell

    This textbook for courses on women and politics thematically integrates two profound historical developments focusing on women's political participation in contemporary public life in the United States. The second wave of women’s rights activism has now spanned a half century producing a revolution…

    eBook – 2017-10-02
    Routledge Series on Identity Politics

  • Feminist Spaces: Gender and Geography in a Global Context book cover

    Feminist Spaces

    Gender and Geography in a Global Context, 1st Edition

    By Ann M. Oberhauser, Jennifer L. Fluri, Risa Whitson, Sharlene Mollett

    Feminist Spaces introduces students and academic researchers to major themes and empirical studies in feminist geography. It examines new areas of feminist research including: embodiment, sexuality, masculinity, intersectional analysis, and environment and development. In addition to considering…

    eBook – 2017-09-27

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