E-books: Gender Studies - Soc Sci

  • Women's Rights in the USA: Policy Debates and Gender Roles book cover

    Women's Rights in the USA

    Policy Debates and Gender Roles, 5th Edition

    By Dorothy E. McBride, Janine A. Parry

    Women’s Rights in the USA is a rigorous examination of the intersection of gender roles and public policy and the implications for feminist activists. The book places full information on state and federal statutes and court decisions in the context of the ebb and flow of debates that have engaged…

    eBook – 2016-02-05
    Routledge

  • Engendering Psychology: Women and Gender Revisited book cover

    Engendering Psychology

    Women and Gender Revisited, 2nd Edition

    By Florence Denmark, Vita Carulli Rabinowitz, Jeri A. Sechzer

    Engendering Psychology's treatment of issues is based solidly on scientific evidence and presented in a balanced manner. The text combines a developmental and topical approach. Denmark, Rabinowitz, and Sechzer explore the concept of gender as a social construction across the lines of race,…

    eBook – 2016-01-08
    Psychology Press

  • Evolution and Gender: Why It Matters for Contemporary Life book cover

    Evolution and Gender

    Why It Matters for Contemporary Life, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary L. Hopcroft

    Offering new research and analysis on the relation between gender and evolution, this book explains conflict between the sexes and the frequent emergence and stubborn continuation of patriarchal regimes that serve to control the behavior of women in societies around the world, both past and present…

    eBook – 2015-12-22
    Routledge

  • Gender and Climate Change: Impacts, Science, Policy book cover

    Gender and Climate Change

    Impacts, Science, Policy, 1st Edition

    By Joane Nagel

    Does gender matter in global climate change? This timely and provocative book takes readers on a guided tour of basic climate science, then holds up a gender lens to find out what has been overlooked in popular discussion, research, and policy debates. We see that, around the world, more women…

    eBook – 2015-09-25
    Routledge

  • Gender, Development and Globalization: Economics as if All People Mattered book cover

    Gender, Development and Globalization

    Economics as if All People Mattered, 2nd Edition

    By Lourdes Beneria, Günseli Berik, Maria Floro

    Gender, Development, and Globalization is the leading primer on global feminist economics and development. Lourdes Benería, a pioneer in the field of feminist economics, is joined in this second edition by Gunseli Berik and Maria Floro to update the text to reflect the major theoretical, empirical,…

    eBook – 2015-07-24
    Routledge

  • The Dynamics of Managing Diversity: A critical approach book cover

    The Dynamics of Managing Diversity

    A critical approach, 4th Edition

    By Gill Kirton, Anne-marie Greene

    The Dynamics of Managing Diversity was one of the first books to respond to growing academic coverage of the topic of diversity management at degree level. This fourth edition has been fully updated to reflect new working practices, statistical information and developments in equality and diversity…

    eBook – 2015-07-24
    Routledge

  • Gender, Sex, and Politics: In the Streets and Between the Sheets in the 21st Century book cover

    Gender, Sex, and Politics

    In the Streets and Between the Sheets in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shira Tarrant

    Gender, Sex, and Politics: In the Streets and Between the Sheets in the 21st Century includes twenty-seven chapters organized into five sections: Gender, Sexuality and Social Control; Pornography; Sex and Social Media; Dating, Desire, and the Politics of Hooking Up; and Issues in Sexual Pleasure…

    eBook – 2015-06-19
    Routledge

  • Gender and Media: Representing, Producing, Consuming book cover

    Gender and Media

    Representing, Producing, Consuming, 1st Edition

    By Tonny Krijnen, Sofie Van Bauwel

    Why do some TV genres have the label feminine or masculine? Why do we worry about boys playing video games too much while girls play just as often? Is the TV show Sex and the City empowering or not? Why are recent television shows like Desperate Housewives post-feminist television? Gender and Media…

    eBook – 2015-06-19
    Routledge
    Communication and Society

  • Sexual Identities and the Media: An Introduction book cover

    Sexual Identities and the Media

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Wendy Hilton-Morrow, Kathleen Battles

    Sexual Identities and the Media encourages students to examine media as a site of negotiation for how people make sense of their own and others’ sexual identities. Taking a critical/cultural approach, Wendy Hilton-Morrow and Kathleen Battles weave together theory, synthesis of existing research,…

    eBook – 2015-03-05
    Routledge

  • Pursuing Intersectionality, Unsettling Dominant Imaginaries book cover

    Pursuing Intersectionality, Unsettling Dominant Imaginaries

    1st Edition

    By Vivian M. May

    Pursuing Intersectionality, Unsettling Dominant Imaginaries offers a sustained, interdisciplinary exploration of intersectional ideas, histories, and practices that no other text does. Deftly synthesizing much of the existing literatures on intersectionality, one of the most significant theoretical…

    eBook – 2015-01-09
    Routledge

  • Gender Circuits: Bodies and Identities in a Technological Age book cover

    Gender Circuits

    Bodies and Identities in a Technological Age, 2nd Edition

    By Eve Shapiro

    The new edition of Gender Circuits explores the impact of new technologies on the gendered lives of individuals through substantive sociological analysis and in-depth case studies. Examining the complex intersections between gender ideologies, social scripts, information and biomedical technologies…

    eBook – 2015-01-09
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism book cover

    Ain't I a Woman

    Black Women and Feminism, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain't I a Woman has become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black…

    eBook – 2014-12-17
    Routledge

38Series in Gender Studies - Soc Sci

Product Search