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

  • Investigating Transgender and Gender Expansive Education Research, Policy and Practice book cover

    Investigating Transgender and Gender Expansive Education Research, Policy and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wayne Martino, Wendy Cumming-Potvin

    This book addresses an emerging and vital field of scholarship, which deals with transgender- and gender-expansive-informed education, policy, and practice. The collection provides a framework for thinking about the relevance of Transgender Studies for the field of education and specifically for K…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03

  • Black Girlhood, Punishment, and Resistance: Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia book cover

    Black Girlhood, Punishment, and Resistance

    Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia, 1st Edition

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Black Girlhood, Punishment, and Resistance: Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia provides a historical comprehensive examination of racialized, classed, and gendered punishment of Black girls in Virginia during the early twentieth century. It looks at the ways in which the court system…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Intersectional Criminology

  • Ana's Land: Sisterhood In Eastern Europe book cover

    Ana's Land

    Sisterhood In Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Tanya Renne

    Facing negative public opinion and nearly impossible conditions in their homelands, east European women are struggling to establish their human rights and to solidify the shaky social gains that were made under state-sponsored socialism. This unique collection gives unmediated voice to women…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • What Does Your Wife Do?: Gender And The Transformation Of Family Life book cover

    What Does Your Wife Do?

    Gender And The Transformation Of Family Life, 1st Edition

    By Leonard Beeghley

    In the past, a woman would routinely be asked what her husband did for a living. Increasingly, a man is likely to be asked what his wife does for a living. It's a small switch, but it signifies a revolution in gender roles and family life. Leonard Beeghley uses historical and international data to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Troubling The Angels: Women Living With Hiv/aids book cover

    Troubling The Angels

    Women Living With Hiv/aids, 1st Edition

    By Patricia A Lather, Christine S Smithies

    Educator Patti Lather and psychologist Chris Smithies observed and chronicled support groups for women diagnosed with HIV. Whether black, Latina, poor, or middle class, the women in these groups share the common bond of living with HIV/AIDS, and they describe how it affects their lives in terms…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools book cover

    Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Lipkin

    Scholarship on homosexuality, gay and lesbian identities, history, and culture came to universities too late for most elementary and secondary school educators, leaving them unprepared to deal with these subjects. Moreover, some teacher education faculty still neglect these topics out of moral…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Voicing Power: Conversations With Visionary Women book cover

    Voicing Power

    Conversations With Visionary Women, 1st Edition

    By Gail Hanlon

    This collection brings together a number of key interviews with some of the most interesting, visionary, and thought-provoking feminist theorists and activists now working in the United States. It provides a detailed exploration into their responses to feminist paradigm shifts, their analyses of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Feminists Rethink The Self book cover

    Feminists Rethink The Self

    1st Edition

    By Diana Meyers

    How is women's conception of self affected by the caregiving responsibilities traditionally assigned to them and by the personal vulnerabilities imposed on them? If institutions of male dominance profoundly influence women's lives and minds, how can women form judgments about their own best…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Feminist Legal Theory: Readings In Law And Gender book cover

    Feminist Legal Theory

    Readings In Law And Gender, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Bartlett, Rosanne Kennedy

    Our understanding of the law and its potential for reforming social and political norms was dramatically reshaped in the 1980s by the intellectual movement known as feminist legal theory. What makes this new theory so important is the far-reaching challenge it poses to the assumptions embedded in…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Feminist Approaches To Bioethics: Theoretical Reflections And Practical Applications book cover

    Feminist Approaches To Bioethics

    Theoretical Reflections And Practical Applications, 1st Edition

    By Rosemarie Putnam Tong

    No other cluster of medical issues affects the genders as differently as those related to procreation?contraception, sterilization, abortion, artificial insemination, in vitro fertilization, surrogate motherhood, and genetic screening. Yet, the moral diversity among feminists has led to political…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Faces Of Feminism: An Activist's Reflections On The Women's Movement book cover

    Faces Of Feminism

    An Activist's Reflections On The Women's Movement, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Tobias

    As one of the main players in the second wave of feminism, Sheila Tobias returns to Kate Millet's central tenet, ?sexual politics,? and argues that it can still unite progressive men and women around a common set of goals. Providing a map of a complex terrain, Tobias details ?generations? of issues…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Feminism As Radical Humanism book cover

    Feminism As Radical Humanism

    1st Edition

    By Pauline Johnson

    Feminism is currently at an impasse. Both the liberation feminism of the 1970's and the more recent feminism of difference are increasingly faced with the limitations of their own perspectives. While feminists today generally acknowledge the need to recognise diversity, they lack a coherent…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

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