Women’s and Gender Studies: Gender Studies - Soc Sci

  • Female Entrepreneurs: The Secrets of Their Success book cover

    Female Entrepreneurs

    The Secrets of Their Success, 1st Edition

    By John Smythe, Ruth Saunders

    The comparative numbers between male- and female-led start-ups is stark. Ninety-one percent of venture capital money continues to fund businesses founded solely by men, with only one percent of venture capital money invested in businesses founded solely by women. Being a woman entrepreneur is not…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
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  • Transnational Feminisms, Transversal Politics and Art: Entanglements and Intersections book cover

    Transnational Feminisms, Transversal Politics and Art

    Entanglements and Intersections, 1st Edition

    By Marsha Meskimmon

    This book explores the critical significance of the visual arts to transnational feminist thought and activism. This first volume in Marsha Meskimmon’s powerful and timely trilogy focuses on some of the central political challenges of our era, including war, migration, ecological destruction,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
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  • Researching Language: Issues of Power and Method book cover

    Researching Language

    Issues of Power and Method, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Cameron, Elizabeth Frazer, Penelope Harvey, M. B. H. Rampton, Kay Richardson

    Originally published in 1992. This book discusses the possibilities of developing the research process in social science so that it benefits the subjects as well as the researcher. The authors distinguish between ‘ethical’, ‘advocate’ and ‘empowering’ approaches to the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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  • Dragging: Or, in the Drag of a Queer Life book cover

    Dragging: Or, in the Drag of a Queer Life

    1st Edition

    By Shaka McGlotten

    The Political Aesthetics of Drags uses portraits of artists and activists who use drag in Israel/Palestine and Berlin. Rather than take a more traditional academic approach, McGlotten develops the thematic threads of the book through the stories and lives of the performers. Themes emerge…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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  • Forbidden Femininity: Child Sexual Abuse and Female Sexuality book cover

    Forbidden Femininity

    Child Sexual Abuse and Female Sexuality, 1st Edition

    By Colin Crawford

    First Published in 1997, Crawford attempts to contextualise ideas of female sexuality as signified in academic, popular and in literary publications. Exploring themes of maternal sexuality, the suppression of female sexuality , clinical case studies and the reality of female sexuality in regards to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • From Despondency to Ambitions: Women's Changing Perceptions of Self-Employment: Cases from India and Other Developing Countries book cover

    From Despondency to Ambitions: Women's Changing Perceptions of Self-Employment

    Cases from India and Other Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Uschi Kraus-Harper

    First published in 1998, this volume takes an international approach to women’s evolving perspectives on self-employment, with a particular focus on women in India. Author Uschi Kraus-Harper draws on ten years of research and interviews, visits and observations, gathering women’s stories from…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Maintaining the Momentum of Beijing: The Contribution of African Gender NGOs book cover

    Maintaining the Momentum of Beijing

    The Contribution of African Gender NGOs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nana Araba Apt, Naana Agyemang-Mensah, Margaret Grieco

    First published in 1998, this volume collates essays from the perspectives of African women, this volume presents us with equality and access rights faced by African women. Whilst discussing the potential of harnessing advances in information and communication technology to support the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • New-found Voices: Women in Nineteenth-century English Music book cover

    New-found Voices

    Women in Nineteenth-century English Music, 1st Edition

    By Derek Hyde

    First published in 1998, this volume by Derek Hyde remedies the lack of information concerning the contribution made by women to musical life in Britain during the nineteenth century in this carefully researched survey. The book reveals the significant role played by women in the production and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Women and Trade Unions: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Women and Trade Unions

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Curtin

    First published in 1999, this volume aims to examine the extent to which such a partnership has been developed between women workers and trade unions, with a comparative emphasis. Jennifer Curtin analyses how women trade unionists have sought to make trade union structures and policy agendas more…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Eunuchs and Castrati: Disability and Normativity in Early Modern Europe book cover

    Eunuchs and Castrati

    Disability and Normativity in Early Modern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Crawford

    Eunuchs and Castrati examines the enduring fascination among historians, literary critics, musicologists, and other scholars around the figure of the castrate. Specifically, the book asks what influence such fascination had on the development and delineation of modern ideas around sexuality and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Routledge Revivals: The British Christian Women's Movement (2002): A Rehabilitation of Eve book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The British Christian Women's Movement (2002)

    A Rehabilitation of Eve, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Daggers

    The British Christian Women’s Movement charts the British Christian women’s movement and its inception in the post-sixties decades, amid new currents generated in the British denominational churches, and the wider current of Women’s Liberation. Focusing on Christian women’s concern with the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Love's Labor: Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency book cover

    Love's Labor

    Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency, 2nd Edition

    By Eva Feder Kittay

    This new edition of Eva Feder Kittay’s feminist classic, Love’s Labor, explores how theories of justice and morality must be reconfigured when intersecting with care and dependency, and the failure of policy towards women who engage in care work. The work is hailed as a major contribution to the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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