Women’s and Gender Studies: Feminist Psychology

  • Blackwashing Homophobia: Violence and the Politics of Sexuality, Gender and Race book cover

    Blackwashing Homophobia

    Violence and the Politics of Sexuality, Gender and Race

    By Melanie Judge

    As lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex identities increasingly secure legal recognition across the globe, these formal equality gains are contradicted by the continued presence of violence. Such violence emerges as a political pressure point for contestations of identity and power…

    Paperback – 2017-08-24 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology
    Critical Concepts in Psychology

  • 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 – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge Academic

  • Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism: Witches, Fairies and Nomads book cover

    Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism

    Witches, Fairies and Nomads

    By Kathleen Skott-Myhre

    Industrial modernity's worship of rationality had a profound effect on women’s ways of knowing, marginalizing them along with other alternate forms of knowledge such as the imagination and the unconscious. Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism discusses the importance of women’s spiritual…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Peer Abuse Among Young People: a contextual account book cover

    Peer Abuse Among Young People

    a contextual account

    By Carlene Firmin

    Peer on peer abuse is on the rise but there is a lack of literature on the topic. Taking a sociological and feminist perspective, this book reshapes the way this abuse is perceived by examining the interplay between the nature of the abuse and the gendered social context. Using case studies,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-30 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • A Feminist Perspective on Human Trafficking of Women and Girls: Characteristics, Commonalities and Complexities book cover

    A Feminist Perspective on Human Trafficking of Women and Girls

    Characteristics, Commonalities and Complexities

    Edited by Nancy M. Sidun, Deborah L. Hume

    Focusing on the trafficking of women and girls from a feminist perspective, this book examines how social structures and gender influence human trafficking. While women and girls are not the only victims of trafficking, they tend to be disproportionally represented. Structural inequities –…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge

  • Gender and Risk-Taking: Economics, Evidence, and Why the Answer Matters book cover

    Gender and Risk-Taking

    Economics, Evidence, and Why the Answer Matters

    By Julie A. Nelson

    The belief that men and women have fundamentally distinct natures, resulting in divergent preferences and behaviours, is widespread. Recently, economists have also engaged in the search for gender differences, with a number claiming to find fundamental gender differences regarding risk-taking,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

  • Global Border Crossings: Feminist Activists and Peace Workers Collaborating Across Cultures book cover

    Global Border Crossings

    Feminist Activists and Peace Workers Collaborating Across Cultures

    Edited by Kathryn L. Norsworthy, Ellyn Kaschak

    This book brings together a group of feminist activists, psychologists, and peace workers from countries on every continent who describe how they apply global/transnational feminism in their activist peace and justice projects in the cultures and countries in which they live and work. The…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Gambling Disorders in Women: An International Female Perspective on Treatment and Research book cover

    Gambling Disorders in Women

    An International Female Perspective on Treatment and Research

    Edited by Henrietta Bowden-Jones, Fulvia Prever

    This book brings together an international selection of academics with expertise in problem gambling issues in women, with chapters reflecting ongoing work with female gamblers across the world in both group and individual settings. In choosing such a specific patient group, the authors aim to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13 
    Routledge

  • Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse: Knowledge, Power, and the Cultural Conditions of Victimhood book cover

    Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse

    Knowledge, Power, and the Cultural Conditions of Victimhood

    By Sherianne Kramer

    Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse is a groundbreaking study into gender, sexuality and victimhood. It examines the cultural conditions of possibility for FSA victimhood as a means to advance contemporary critical understandings of the role of gender and sexuality as instruments of modern power. As the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Adopted Women and Biological Fathers: Reimagining stories of origin and trauma book cover

    Adopted Women and Biological Fathers

    Reimagining stories of origin and trauma

    By Elizabeth Hughes

    Adopted Women and Biological Fathers offers a critical and deconstructive challenge to the dominant notions of adoptive identity. The author explores adoptive women’s experiences of meeting their biological fathers and reflects on personal narratives to give an authoritative overview of both the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • A Womb of Her Own: Women's Struggle for Sexual and Reproductive Autonomy book cover

    A Womb of Her Own

    Women's Struggle for Sexual and Reproductive Autonomy

    Edited by Ellen L.K. Toronto, Joann Ponder, Kristin Davisson, Maurine Kelber Kelly

    Gender and body-based distinctions continue to be a defining component of women’s identities, both in psychoanalytic treatment and in life. Although females have made progress in many areas, their status within the human community has remained unstable and subject to societal whim. A Womb of Her…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge

  • Gender: Psychological Perspectives, Seventh Edition book cover

    Gender

    Psychological Perspectives, Seventh Edition

    By Linda Brannon

    Gender: Psychological Perspectives synthesizes the latest research on gender to help students think critically about the differences between research findings and stereotypes, provoking them to examine and revise their own preconceptions. The text examines the behavioral, biological, and social…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

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