Women’s and Gender Studies: Socio-Legal Studies - Gender & Sexuality

  • Social Identity and the Law: Race, Sexuality and Intersectionality book cover

    Social Identity and the Law

    Race, Sexuality and Intersectionality, 1st Edition

    By Barbara L. Graham

    Social Identity and the Law: Race, Sexuality and Intersectionality is an important resource for inquiry into the relationship between law and social identity in the contexts of race, sexuality and intersectionality in the United States. The book provides a systematic legal treatment of selected…

    Paperback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Cultural Studies of Law book cover

    Cultural Studies of Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cristyn Davies, Sara L. Knox

    This edited collection is a cultural analysis of how law is shaped into procedure and principle by the conditions of everyday life. Law is constitutive of culture just as culture and cultural analyses shape, resist and interrogate legal regulation, exception and norms. So too does law have a dual…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Philosophies of Difference: Nature, Racism, and Sexuate Difference book cover

    Philosophies of Difference

    Nature, Racism, and Sexuate Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ryan S. Gustafsson, Rebecca Hill, Helen Ngo

    Philosophies of Difference engages with the concept of difference in relation to a number of fundamental philosophical and political problems. Insisting on the inseparability of ontology, ethics and politics, the essays and interview in this volume offer original and timely approaches to thinking…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • Contesting Femicide: Feminism and the Power of Law Revisited book cover

    Contesting Femicide

    Feminism and the Power of Law Revisited, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adrian Howe, Daniela Alaattinoğlu

    Focusing on femicide, this book provides a contemporary re-evaluation of Carol Smart’s innovative approach to the law question as first outlined in her ground-breaking book, Feminism and the Power of Law (Routledge 1989). Smart advocated turning to the legal domain not so much for demanding law…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • Gender and the Judiciary in Africa: From Obscurity to Parity? book cover

    Gender and the Judiciary in Africa

    From Obscurity to Parity?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gretchen Bauer, Josephine Dawuni

    Between 2000 and 2015, women ascended to the top of judiciaries across Africa, most notably as chief justices of supreme courts in common law countries like Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Malawi, Lesotho and Zambia, but also as presidents of constitutional courts in civil law countries such…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

  • Homicide, Gender and Responsibility: An International Perspective book cover

    Homicide, Gender and Responsibility

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    The crime of homicide has long animated academic debate, community concern and political attention. The discussion has often centered on the perceived (in)adequacy of legal responses to homicide, questions of culpability, and divergent representations of victims and offenders. Within this, notions…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Law, Politics and the Gender Binary book cover

    Law, Politics and the Gender Binary

    1st Edition

    Edited by Petr Agha

    The distinction between male and female, or masculinity and femininity, has long been considered to be foundational to society and the organization of its institutions. In the last decades, the massive literature on gender has challenged this discursive construction. Gender has been disassembled…

    Hardback – 2018-08-07
    Routledge

  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* Individuals Living with Dementia: Concepts, Practice and Rights book cover

    Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* Individuals Living with Dementia

    Concepts, Practice and Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Westwood, Elizabeth Price

    This groundbreaking collection is the first to focus specifically on LGBT* people and dementia. It brings together original chapters from leading academics, practitioners and LGBT* individuals affected by dementia. Multi-disciplinary and international in scope, it includes authors from the UK, USA,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Ageing, Gender and Sexuality: Equality in Later Life book cover

    Ageing, Gender and Sexuality

    Equality in Later Life, 1st Edition

    By Sue Westwood

    Ageing, Gender and Sexuality focuses on the experiences of older lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) individuals, in order to analyse how ageing, gender and sexuality intersect to produce particular inequalities relating to resources, recognition and representation in later life. The book adopts a…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Femicide and the Law: American Criminal Doctrines book cover

    Femicide and the Law

    American Criminal Doctrines, 1st Edition

    By Hava Dayan

    This book explores femicide, and scrutinizes the three key American criminal doctrines usually applied in its cases: provocation; the felony murder rule; self-defence. The book also explores the influence of the American Model Penal Code, and proposes, connected to the various criminal doctrines…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge

  • Pink Tax and the Law: Discriminating Against Women Consumers book cover

    Pink Tax and the Law

    Discriminating Against Women Consumers, 1st Edition

    By Alara Efsun Yazıcıoğlu

    The emergence of the terms ‘pink tax’ and ‘tampon tax’ in everyday language suggests that women, who already suffer from an economic disadvantage due to the gender wage gap, are put in an even more detrimental position by means of ‘discriminatory consumption taxes’. This book is the first…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge

  • International Criminal Law and Sexual Violence against Women: The Interpretation of Gender in the Contemporary International Criminal Trial book cover

    International Criminal Law and Sexual Violence against Women

    The Interpretation of Gender in the Contemporary International Criminal Trial, 1st Edition

    By Daniela Nadj

    This book explores the prosecution of wartime sexual violence in international criminal law and asks what the juridicalisation of gender-based violence signifies for women. The book explores the portrayal of the various gendered identities that surface in armed conflict and it asks whether the law…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

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