Women’s and Gender Studies: Women's & Gender History

  • Elizabeth Tanfield Cary’s History of Edward II: A Critical Edition book cover

    Elizabeth Tanfield Cary’s History of Edward II

    A Critical Edition

    Edited by Jesse G. Swan

    The full texts of both 1680 editions of Elizabeth Cary's History of Edward II are here reproduced completely, along with an extensive introduction including biographical, cultural, and literary commentary on Elizabeth Cary, and also background on the debate surrounding the texts' authorship. In the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    Routledge
    The Early Modern Englishwoman, 1500-1750: Contemporary Editions

  • Living Out Loud: An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture book cover

    Living Out Loud

    An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture

    By Michael Murphy

    An Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies: Thinking OUTside the Box offers students a foundation on evidence-based, interdisciplinary knowledge of LGBT history, society, and culture. Including chapters on sexual health and cross-cultural diversity, this text captures the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • The European World 1500–1800: An Introduction to Early Modern History book cover

    The European World 1500–1800

    An Introduction to Early Modern History, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Beat Kümin

    The European World 1500-1800 provides a concise and authoritative textbook for the centuries between the Renaissance and the French Revolution. It presents early modern Europe not as a mere transition phase, but a dynamic period worth studying in its own right. Written by an experienced team of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920 book cover

    Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash

    Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920

    By Sharon Crozier-De Rosa

    Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash examines how women opposed to the feminist campaign for the vote in early twentieth-century Britain, Ireland, and Australia used shame as a political tool. It demonstrates just how proficient women were in employing a diverse vocabulary of emotions – drawing on…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Women Architects in the Modern Movement book cover

    Women Architects in the Modern Movement

    By Carmen Espegel

    Women Architects in the Modern Movement rewrites the history of modern architecture to elevate the often-overlooked female architects who helped build the movement. Starting with a theoretical analysis that situates women’s roles both in society and architecture specifically, Carmen Espegel…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism: A Transnational Biographical History book cover

    Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism

    A Transnational Biographical History

    Edited by Ulrich L. Lehner

    Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism explores, for the first time, the uncharted territory of women’s religious Enlightenment. Each chapter offers a biographical insight into the social and cultural context of female Enlighteners and how Catholic women in Europe used the thought and values of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Eleanor Roosevelt: Palestine, Israel and Human Rights book cover

    Eleanor Roosevelt

    Palestine, Israel and Human Rights

    By Geraldine Kidd

    Memorialised as a US heroine and an iconoclastic humanitarian who sought to protect society’s marginalised, Eleanor Roosevelt also, at times, disappointed contemporaries and biographers with some of her stances. Examining a period of her life that has not been extensively explored, this book…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The Politics of Penal Reform: Margery Fry and the Howard League book cover

    The Politics of Penal Reform

    Margery Fry and the Howard League

    By Anne Logan

    In the context of recent media scrutiny on the state of prisons in the UK, the efficacy of incarcerating large numbers of offenders is an issue which is rising steadily up the political agenda. In 2016, the Howard League for Penal Reform – an organization that has energetically lobbied for…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

  • Gendering the Settler State: White Women, Race, Liberalism and Empire in Rhodesia, 1950-1980 book cover

    Gendering the Settler State

    White Women, Race, Liberalism and Empire in Rhodesia, 1950-1980

    By Kate Law

    White women cut an ambivalent figure in the transnational history of the British Empire. They tend to be remembered as malicious harridans personifying the worst excesses of colonialism, as vacuous fusspots, whose lives were punctuated by a series of frivolous pastimes, or as casualties of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Salome’s Embrace: The Jungian Women book cover

    Salome’s Embrace

    The Jungian Women

    By Maggy Anthony

    C. G. Jung, a man who accomplished a revolution in analytical psychology and made an impact both directly and indirectly on a great number of people, also took women seriously. The release of The Red Book has greatly added to our knowledge of Jung’s relationship with the feminine: from his mother,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Unarchived Histories: The

    Unarchived Histories

    The "mad" and the "trifling" in the colonial and postcolonial world

    Edited by Gyanendra Pandey

    For some time now, scholars have recognized the archive less as a neutral repository of documents of the past, and rather more as a politically interested representation of it, and recognized that the very act of archiving is accompanied by a process of un-archiving. Michel Foucault pointed to "…

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge
    Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

  • Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture book cover

    Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture

    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 – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

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