Women’s and Gender Studies: Feminist Psychology

  • Radical Visionaries: Feminist Therapy Pioneers, 1970-1975 book cover

    Radical Visionaries: Feminist Therapy Pioneers, 1970-1975

    Edited by Claudia Pitts, Debra M. Kawahara

    Radical Visionaries documents and honours those feminist therapy pioneers of the 1970s who moved the mental health establishment, and possibly the world, through radical action, to begin to consider women as fully human. It is remarkable today, even in these difficult times, to realize how far we…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Feminism and the Power of Love: Interdisciplinary Interventions book cover

    Feminism and the Power of Love

    Interdisciplinary Interventions

    Edited by Adriana García Andrade, Lena Gunnarsson, Anna G Jónasdóttir

    The power of love has become a renewed matter of feminist and non-feminist attention in the 21st century’s theory debates. What is this power? Is it a form of domination? Or is it a liberating force in our contemporary societies? Within Feminism and the Power of Love lies the central argument that…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Perspectives and Hopes of Muslim American Women: The Paradox of Honor book cover

    Perspectives and Hopes of Muslim American Women

    The Paradox of Honor

    By Tayeba Shaikh, Jennifer M. Ossege, Richard W. Sears

    Based on original interviews of twenty-two Muslim American women of South Asian descent on the topics of honor and honor killings, this book examines honor and culture and intersections with power, tradition, gender, family, and religion. Additionally, Dr. Tayeba Shaikh, a first generation Muslim…

    Hardback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge
    Researching Social Psychology

  • The Psychology of Gender book cover

    The Psychology of Gender

    By Gary Dr Wood

    What is the difference between sex and gender? What is the impact of gender-role stereotypes on our lives, our relationships and the world? Do we need to think beyond two category models of sex and gender? What is the future of gender? What does it mean to you? Gender impacts on every aspect of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Clinical Psychology and Adolescent Girls in a Postfeminist Era book cover

    Clinical Psychology and Adolescent Girls in a Postfeminist Era

    By Rosalyn H. Shute

    Adolescent girls’ wellbeing is under threat. They face pressure to achieve academically while simultaneously negotiating a life dominated by social media, an unrelenting focus on appearance, cyberbullying, sexual harassment and ready access to pornography characterised by male violence to women.…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09 
    Routledge

  • Bodies that Birth: Vitalizing Birth Politics book cover

    Bodies that Birth

    Vitalizing Birth Politics

    By Rachelle Chadwick

    Bodies that Birth puts birthing bodies at the centre of questions about contemporary birth politics, power, and agency. Arguing that the fleshy and embodied aspects of birth have been largely silenced in social science scholarship, Rachelle Chadwick uses an array of birth stories, from diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-03-05 
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • The Defiance of Global Commitment: A Complex Social Psychology book cover

    The Defiance of Global Commitment

    A Complex Social Psychology

    By Brian Castellani

    The Brexit vote; the election of Trump; the upsurge of European nationalism; the devolution of the Arab Spring; global violence; Chinese expansionism; disruptive climate change; the riotous instabilities of the world capitalist system…Whilst diverse in nature, these events share a common…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Complexity in Social Science

  • Voices of Feminist Therapy book cover

    Voices of Feminist Therapy

    Edited by Elizabeth Friar Williams

    Feminist therapy was created in the late 1960s, concurrent with the founding of The Association for Women in Psychology. Its early practitioners had diverse lifestyles, backgrounds, and often unconventional training, but all had a common and radical goal of providing an alternative therapy for…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Psychology and Gender Dysphoria: Feminist and Transgender Perspectives book cover

    Psychology and Gender Dysphoria

    Feminist and Transgender Perspectives

    By Jemma Tosh

    Psychiatry and psychology have a long and highly debated history in relation to gender. In particular, they have attracted criticism for policing the boundaries of ‘normal’ gender expression through gender identity diagnoses, such as transvestism, transsexualism, gender identity disorder and gender…

    Paperback – 2018-01-11 
    Routledge

  • Abuse Between Young People: A Contextual Account book cover

    Abuse Between Young People

    A Contextual Account

    By Carlene Firmin

    Awareness of peer-on-peer abuse is on the rise and is a matter of increasing international concern. Abuse Between Young People: A Contextual Account is the first book to offer a contextualised narrative of peer-on-peer abuse that moves beyond recognising an association between environments and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Child-Care and the Psychology of Development book cover

    Child-Care and the Psychology of Development

    By Elly Singer

    Are child-care centres good for children? How can we provide good day-care? Feminists have long argued for the provision of day-care facilities so that mothers may be free to work outside the home. The call had enjoyed little support from politicians and experts, however. Feminists had been seen to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

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

    Women's Lives

    A Psychological Exploration, Fourth 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.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-20
    Routledge Academic

2Series in Feminist Psychology

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