• Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice: Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa book cover

    Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice

    Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lawson, Adam Dubin

    Access to justice is a fundamental right guaranteed under a wide body of international, regional and domestic laws. In Africa, women make up much of Africa’s poorest and most marginalized population, and as such are often prevented from enforcing rights or seeking other recourse. This book brings…

    Hardback – 2019-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Julia Augusta: Images of Rome's First Empress on Coins of the Roman Empire book cover

    Julia Augusta

    Images of Rome's First Empress on Coins of the Roman Empire, 1st Edition

    By Tracene Harvey

    Julia Augusta examines the socio-political impact of coin images of Augustus’ wife, Livia, within the broader context of her image in other visual media and reveals the detailed visual language that was developed for the promotion of Livia as the predominant female in the Roman imperial family.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey: As Images and as Image-Makers book cover

    Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey

    As Images and as Image-Makers, 1st Edition

    By Gonul Donmez-Colin

    This volume compares the cinemas of Iran and Turkey in terms of the presence and absence of women on both sides of the camera. From a critical point of view, it provides detailed readings of works by both male and female film-makers, emphasising issues facing women's film-making. Presenting an…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Middle East Film and Media

  • Africana Womanism: Reclaiming Ourselves book cover

    Africana Womanism

    Reclaiming Ourselves, 1st Edition

    By Clenora Hudson-Weems

    First published in 1993, this is a new edition of the classic text in which Clenora Hudson-Weems sets out a paradigm for women of African descent. Examining the status, struggles and experiences of the Africana woman forced into exile in Europe, Latin America, the United States or at Home in Africa…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • White Masculinity in Contemporary Australia: The Good Ol’ Aussie Bloke book cover

    White Masculinity in Contemporary Australia

    The Good Ol’ Aussie Bloke, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Waling

    Spanning the disciplines of sociology, history, media and cultural studies and popular culture, this book offers a historical exploration of Australian masculine tropes and an examination contemporary representations of masculinity in the media. With attention to a range of thematic issues,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Law and Consent: Contesting the Common Sense book cover

    Law and Consent

    Contesting the Common Sense, 1st Edition

    By Karla M. O'Regan

    Consent is used in many different social and legal contexts with the pervasive understanding that it is, and has always been, about autonomy - but has it?  Beginning with an overview of consent's role in law today, this book investigates the doctrine's inseparable association with personal …

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • A Politics of Disgust: Selfhood, World-Making and Ethics book cover

    A Politics of Disgust

    Selfhood, World-Making and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Eleonora Joensuu

    This book explores the intersubjective nature of disgust, the fascination that often accompanies it - along with repulsion - and the ethical implications of the experience. With attention to what emotions do rather than what they necessarily are, it examines the ways in which disgust works to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Transgender Rights: From Obama to Trump book cover

    Transgender Rights

    From Obama to Trump, 1st Edition

    By Susan Gluck Mezey

    This book examines the transgender community’s struggle for equality over the last decade, comparing the Obama and Trump administrations’ stance on transgender rights policies. Transgender rights claims have assumed an important place on the nation’s policymaking agenda as society has increasingly…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Labour, Global Supply Chains and the Garment Industry in South Asia: Bangladesh after Rana Plaza book cover

    Labour, Global Supply Chains and the Garment Industry in South Asia

    Bangladesh after Rana Plaza, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sanchita Saxena

    This book argues that larger flaws in the global supply chain must first be addressed to change the way business is conducted to prevent factory owners from taking deadly risks to meet clients’ demands in the garment industry in Bangladesh. Using the 2013 Rana-Plaza disaster as a departure point,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship book cover

    Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship

    1st Edition

    By Wynne Walker Moskop

    In this book, Wynne Walker Moskop addresses the practical and theoretical problem of how unequal political friendships evolve toward arrangements the parties consider reciprocal and just, a problem neglected by scholars of democracy that associate reciprocity and justice only with equal parties.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge

  • When Women Won The Vote: The Final Decade, 1910 - 1920 book cover

    When Women Won The Vote

    The Final Decade, 1910 - 1920, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Opdycke

    When Women Won The Vote focuses on the final decade (1910-20) of American women’s fight for the vote—a fight that had already been underway for more than sixty years, and which culminated in the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920. Sandra Opdycke reveals how woman suffragists campaigned in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Critical Moments in American History

  • Islamophobic Hate Crime: A Student Textbook book cover

    Islamophobic Hate Crime

    A Student Textbook, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan, Irene Zempi

    In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in anti-Muslim attacks. What is driving the proliferation of these hate crimes? Why are Muslims being demonised? Building on current research and drawing upon real-life examples and case studies, this book provides an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge

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