Women’s and Gender Studies: Feminist Psychology

  • Latina Psychologists: Thriving in the Cultural Borderlands book cover

    Latina Psychologists

    Thriving in the Cultural Borderlands, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lillian Comas-Diaz, Carmen Inoa Vazquez

    In this book, twelve eminent Latina Psychologists illustrate how they practice gender- and culture-sensitive psychotherapy, counseling, research, pedagogy, social justice, and mentoring. They share how they create their own path in the midst of oppression – by becoming aware of the connection…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge

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

    Radical Visionaries: Feminist Therapy Pioneers, 1970-1975

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • Fat book cover

    Fat

    2nd Edition

    By Deborah Lupton

    In contemporary western societies, the fat body has become a focus of stigmatizing discourses and practices aimed at disciplining, regulating and containing it. Despite the fact that in many western countries fat bodies outnumber those that are thin, fat people are still socially marginalized, and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-23
    Routledge

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

    A Paradox of Honor

    Hopes and Perspectives of Muslim-American Women, 1st Edition

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

    Based on original interviews of 22 Muslim-American women of South Asian descent on the topics of honor and honor killings, this book examines honor and culture, and their intersections with power, tradition, gender, family, and religion. Additionally, it incorporates an autoethnographic…

    Hardback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Gender book cover

    The Psychology of Gender

    1st Edition

    By Gary 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? What does gender mean to you? The Psychology of Gender looks at our biology, history and culture to consider the impact of gender roles and stereotypes, and…

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

  • Bodies that Birth: Vitalizing Birth Politics book cover

    Bodies that Birth

    Vitalizing Birth Politics, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-03-08
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

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

    Clinical Psychology and Adolescent Girls in a Postfeminist Era

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-02-07
    Routledge

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

    Psychology and Gender Dysphoria

    Feminist and Transgender Perspectives, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Abuse Between Young People: A Contextual Account book cover

    Abuse Between Young People

    A Contextual Account, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • 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.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-20
    Routledge

  • Mothering Babies in Domestic Violence: Beyond Attachment Theory book cover

    Mothering Babies in Domestic Violence

    Beyond Attachment Theory, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Buchanan

    This unique book offers an innovative feminist critique of attachment theory that offers an alternative understanding of relationships between women and their babies in domestic violence. Fiona Buchanan identifies a way forward for working with women, babies and people who have grown up with…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture book cover

    Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kim Sexton

    The relationship of architecture to the human body is a centuries-long and complex one, but not always symmetrical. This book opens a space for historians of the visual arts, archaeologists, architects, and digital humanities professionals to reflect upon embodiment, spatiality, science, and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

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