Women’s and Gender Studies: Sexuality & the Body

  • Sexual Citizenship and Queer Post-Feminism: Young Women’s Health and Identity Politics book cover

    Sexual Citizenship and Queer Post-Feminism

    Young Women’s Health and Identity Politics, 1st Edition

    By Ruby Grant

    Sexual Citizenship and Queer Post-Feminism makes new connections between post-feminism and queer theory to explore the complexities of contemporary gender and sexuality. In a wide-ranging examination of sex education, safe sex, and sexual healthcare, this book demonstrates how queer post-feminist…

    Hardback – 2020-08-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • The Embodied Imagination in Antebellum American Art and Culture book cover

    The Embodied Imagination in Antebellum American Art and Culture

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Holochwost

    This book reveals a new history of the imagination told through its engagement with the body. Even as they denounced the imagination’s potential for inviting luxury, vice, and corruption, American audiences avidly consumed a transatlantic visual culture of touring paintings, dioramas, gift books,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Education in the Global South: The Case of Mozambique book cover

    Teenage Pregnancy and Education in the Global South

    The Case of Mozambique, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Salvi

    Teenage pregnancy is seen as a problem by researchers and policymakers alike all over the world, but particularly so in the context of developing countries. Here, it is seen as an obstacle to personal and national development, exacerbating the gender gap in education, and placing an additional…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • Involving Men in Ending Violence against Women: Development, Gender and VAW in Times of Conflict book cover

    Involving Men in Ending Violence against Women

    Development, Gender and VAW in Times of Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Joyce Wu

    Involving men to stop violence against women is a global trend, with celebrity-endorsed campaigns such as HeforShe and White Ribbon being hailed as progress in changing male behaviour. But the question remains: Has men’s involvement resulted in positive change, or has it reinforced the belief that…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Empowering Adolescent Girls in Developing Countries: Gender Justice and Norm Change book cover

    Empowering Adolescent Girls in Developing Countries

    Gender Justice and Norm Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Harper, Nicola Jones, Anita Ghimire, Rachel Marcus, Grace Kyomuhendo Bantebya

    The Open Access version of this book, available at http://www.tandfebooks.com/doi/view/10.4324/9781315180250, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license Adolescence is a pivotal time in a girl's life. The development of educational,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-22
    Routledge

  • Sri Lanka's Global Factory Workers: (Un) Disciplined Desires and Sexual Struggles in a Post-Colonial Society book cover

    Sri Lanka's Global Factory Workers

    (Un) Disciplined Desires and Sexual Struggles in a Post-Colonial Society, 1st Edition

    By Sandya Hewamanne

    In Sri Lanka, the Free Trade Zone (FTZ) employs thousands of unmarried rural women, and their migration has aroused deep anxieties over female morality and ideal conduct. This book focuses on the global factory workers based in the FTZ, and analyzes intersections of gender, class and sexuality by…

    Hardback – 2016-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • New Body Politics: Narrating Arab and Black Identity in the Contemporary United States book cover

    New Body Politics

    Narrating Arab and Black Identity in the Contemporary United States, 1st Edition

    By Therí A. Pickens

    In the increasingly multi-racial and multi-ethnic American landscape of the present, understanding and bridging dynamic cross-cultural conversations about social and political concerns becomes a complicated humanistic project. How do everyday embodied experiences transform from being anecdotal to…

    Hardback – 2014-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Identity Politics

  • Chinese Male Homosexualities: Memba, Tongzhi and Golden Boy book cover

    Chinese Male Homosexualities

    Memba, Tongzhi and Golden Boy, 1st Edition

    By Travis S. K. Kong

    This book presents a groundbreaking exploration of masculinities and homosexualities amongst Chinese gay men. It provides a sociological account of masculinity, desire, sexuality, identity and citizenship in contemporary Chinese societies, and within the constellation of global culture. Kong…

    Hardback – 2010-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Women, Islam and Modernity: Single Women, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in Contemporary Indonesia book cover

    Women, Islam and Modernity

    Single Women, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in Contemporary Indonesia, 1st Edition

    By Linda Rae Bennett

    In popular debates about reproductive and sexual rights, formal religions, especially Islam, are seen as barriers providing institutional and ideological resistance to women's realization of reproductive and social autonomy. This book challenges this simplified view of Islam. Based on original…

    Hardback – 2005-04-14
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • The Magical Body: Power, Fame and Meaning in a Melanesian Society book cover

    The Magical Body

    Power, Fame and Meaning in a Melanesian Society, 1st Edition

    By Richard Eves

    An intriguing exploration of the role and significance of the body in the world of a Pacific Islands People, the Lelet of New Ireland (Papua New Guinea). In vivid ethnographic detail, the monograph captures the fluidity and complexity of Lelet conceptions of corporeality and their significance to…

    Hardback – 1998-10-20
    Routledge

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