Women’s and Gender Studies: Gender Identity & Sex Roles

  • Sin, Sickness and Sanity: A History of Sexual Attitudes book cover

    Sin, Sickness and Sanity

    A History of Sexual Attitudes, 1st Edition

    By Vern L. Bullough, Bonnie Bullough

    Originally published in 1977. For centuries myth, misinformation and taboo have distorted our vision of our sexual nature. This book examines such cultural phenomena: from Greek dualistic thought to Buddhist philosophy; from the attempt of early Christian sects to promote total chastity to…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • Homosexuality: A History (From Ancient Greece to Gay Liberation) book cover

    Homosexuality

    A History (From Ancient Greece to Gay Liberation), 1st Edition

    By Vern L. Bullough

    Originally published in 1979. This is at once a look at the realities of homosexuality in history and an examination of the myths that have grown up around it. The record of practices and prejudices moves from biblical and classical through early and medieval Christian, Renaissance, and Victorian…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • Sexual Moralities in France, 1780-1980: New Ideas on the Family, Divorce, and Homosexuality: An Essay on Moral Change book cover

    Sexual Moralities in France, 1780-1980

    New Ideas on the Family, Divorce, and Homosexuality: An Essay on Moral Change, 1st Edition

    By Antony Copley

    Originally published in 1989. This is the first history of modern France to explore the long-term origins of the libertarian revolt. It traces the moral history from the eighteenth century to the 1960s, examining the questions of marriage and divorce, homosexuality, and sexual morality. It includes…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • The Sexuality Papers: Male Sexuality and the Social Control of Women book cover

    The Sexuality Papers

    Male Sexuality and the Social Control of Women, 1st Edition

    By Lal Coveney, Margaret Jackson, Sheila Jeffreys, Leslie Kay, Pat Mahony

    Originally published in 1984. The history of sex in the last 100 years has usually been written as a story of progress from repression to sexual liberation. This book argues that the reverse is true, demonstrating that the ‘sexual revolution’ came as a backlash to a women’s movement which…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course: The Girl in Time book cover

    Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course

    The Girl in Time, 1st Edition

    By Susan Pickard

    Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course argues that the gendered structure of temporality (defined in the dual sense of everyday time as well as age and stage of life) is a key factor underpinning the stalling of the gender revolution. Taking as its central focus the idealised young woman…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Sexual Assault Prevention on College Campuses book cover

    Sexual Assault Prevention on College Campuses

    1st Edition

    By Matt J. Gray, Christina M. Hassija, Sarah E. Steinmetz

    Sexual assault continues to be a problem on college campuses despite greater attention to reducing rates of assault and an increased presence in the public discourse. Programming has been historically directed towards women by providing them with information about how to keep themselves safe rather…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Psychology Press
    Researching Social Psychology

  • Constituting Gender Through Talk in Childhood: Conversations in Parent-child, Peer, and Sibling Relationships:a Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction book cover

    Constituting Gender Through Talk in Childhood

    Conversations in Parent-child, Peer, and Sibling Relationships:a Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Sheldon

    This issue explores some of the ways in which gender, as a social construction, might be rooted in and contingent on conversational processes in childhood. The interconnections between language and gender in three key developmental sociolinguistic contexts are examined: talk between parent and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Gender Dysphoria and Gender Incongruence book cover

    Gender Dysphoria and Gender Incongruence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Pierre Bouman, Annelou LC de Vries, Guy T'Sjoen

    There is a significant increase in people who self-diagnose as having gender dysphoria and gender incongruence. The number of people with gender dysphoria and gender incongruence who seek assessment, support and treatment at gender identity clinic services has increased substantially over the years…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Whiteness and White Privilege in Psychotherapy book cover

    Whiteness and White Privilege in Psychotherapy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrea L. Dottolo, Ellyn Kaschak

    This unprecedented, interdisciplinary collection focuses on gender, whiteness, and white privilege, and sheds light on this understudied subject matter in the context of clinical psychology, in both theories and applications. Psychologists, especially therapists, are often trained to look for…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Romantic Relationships and Sexuality in Adolescence and Young Adulthood: The Role of Parents, Peers and Partners book cover

    Romantic Relationships and Sexuality in Adolescence and Young Adulthood

    The Role of Parents, Peers and Partners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daphne van de Bongardt, Rongqin Yu, Maja Dekovic, Wim Meeus

    Romantic relationship formation and the engagement in sexual behaviors are normative and salient developmental tasks for adolescents and young adults. These developmental tasks are increasingly viewed from an ecological perspective, thus as strongly embedded in different social contexts. This…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    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

  • Communication and Sex-role Socialization book cover

    Communication and Sex-role Socialization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cynthia Berryman-Fink, Deborah Ballard-Reisch, Lisa H. Newman

    Originally published in 1993. The essays in this book collectively seek to illuminate the role of communication and sex-role socialization throughout the life cycle. Section 1 addresses some important issues and behaviours that have an impact on the beginnings of the socialization process. Section…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

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