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

  • Human Capital in Gender and Development book cover

    Human Capital in Gender and Development

    1st Edition

    By Sydney Calkin

    Human Capital in Gender and Development addresses timely feminist debates about the relationship between feminism, neoliberalism, and international development. The book engages with human capital theory, a labour economics theory associated with the Chicago School that now animates a wide range of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Marriage Trafficking: Women in Forced Wedlock book cover

    Marriage Trafficking

    Women in Forced Wedlock, 1st Edition

    By Kaye Quek

    This book examines the traffic in women for marriage, a phenomenon that has been largely overlooked in international efforts to address the problem of human trafficking. In contrast to current international and state-based approaches to trafficking, which tend to focus on sex trafficking and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Silenced Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence book cover

    Silenced Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence

    1st Edition

    By Olivera Simic

    The condemnation of wartime sexual violence as a gross violation of human rights has received widespread support. While rape and other forms of sexual violence have attracted considerable local and international attention, this often excludes wartime sexual violence among women belonging to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Ecological Masculinities: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Guidance book cover

    Ecological Masculinities

    Theoretical Foundations and Practical Guidance, 1st Edition

    By Martin Hultman, Paul M. Pulé

    Around the globe, unfettered industrialisation has marched forth in unison with massive social inequities. Making matters worse, anthropogenic pressures on Earth’s living systems are causing alarming rates of thermal expansion, sea-level rise, biodiversity losses in terrestrial and aquatic…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Legal Protection of Women From Violence: Normative Gaps in International Law book cover

    The Legal Protection of Women From Violence

    Normative Gaps in International Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rashida Manjoo, Jackie Jones

    Violence against women remains one of the most pervasive human rights violations in the world today, and it permeates every society, at every level. Such violence is considered a systemic, widespread and pervasive human rights violation, experienced largely by women because they are women. Yet at…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Girls, Moral Panic and News Media: Troublesome Bodies book cover

    Girls, Moral Panic and News Media

    Troublesome Bodies, 1st Edition

    By Sharon R. Mazzarella

    Mazzarella examines the representational politics behind journalistic constructions of US girls and girlhood through a series of contemporary in-depth case studies which work to document a wider cultural moral panic about the troublesome nature of girls’ bodies. The public concern and media…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender, Sexuality, and Media

  • Migration, Gender and Home Economics in Rural North India book cover

    Migration, Gender and Home Economics in Rural North India

    1st Edition

    By Dinesh K. Nauriyal, Nalin Singh Negi, Rahul K. Gairola

    This book critically examines the socio-economic impacts of out-migration on households and gender dynamics in rural northern India. The first of its kind, this study unearths, through detailed regional and demographical research, the ways in which economic and migratory trends of male family…

    Hardback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge India

  • A History of Feminist and Gender Economics book cover

    A History of Feminist and Gender Economics

    1st Edition

    By Giandomenica Becchio

    This book offers a historical exploration of the genesis of feminist economics and gender economics, as well as their theoretical and methodological differences. Its narrative also serves to embed both within a broader cultural context. Although both feminist economics and gender neoclassical…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Conceptualizing 'Everyday Resistance': A Transdisciplinary Approach book cover

    Conceptualizing 'Everyday Resistance'

    A Transdisciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    By Anna Johansson, Stellan Vinthagen

    Everyday resistance is about the many ways people undermine power and domination through their routine and everyday actions. Unlike open rebellions or demonstrations, it is typically hidden, not politically articulated, and often ingenious. But because of its disguised nature, it is often poorly…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge

  • The Good Citizen: The Markers of Privilege in America book cover

    The Good Citizen

    The Markers of Privilege in America, 1st Edition

    By JoAnne Myers

    Using applied political theory, JoAnne Myers presents five markers by which citizens become second-class citizens—property, productivity, participation, patriotism, and reproduction. Citizenship is a highly contested status since it grants members political rights and responsibilities. It is…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge

  • Re-writing Women as Victims: From Theory to Practice book cover

    Re-writing Women as Victims

    From Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by María José Gámez Fuentes, Sonia Núñez Puente, Emma Gómez Nicolau

    This volume critically analyses political strategies, civil society initiatives and modes of representation that challenge the conventional narratives of women in contexts of violence. It deepens into the concepts of victimhood and agency that inform the current debate on women as victims. The…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Postfeminism in Context: Women, Australian Popular Culture, and the Unsettling of Postfeminism book cover

    Postfeminism in Context

    Women, Australian Popular Culture, and the Unsettling of Postfeminism, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Henderson, Anthea Taylor

    Postfeminism in Context studies the representation of women in Australian popular culture over the past three decades to locate postfeminism in a specific time and place. Margaret Henderson and Anthea Taylor argue that ‘postfeminism’, as a critical term, has been too often deployed in ways that…

    Hardback – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    Feminism and Female Sexuality

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