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

  • Preaching the Blues: Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays book cover

    Preaching the Blues

    Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays, 1st Edition

    By Maisha S. Akbar

    Preaching the Blues: Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays examines several lynching plays to foreground black women’s performances as non-normative subjects who challenge white supremacist ideology. Maisha S. Akbar re-maps the study of lynching drama by examining plays that are contingent…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08

  • Gender, Sexuality, and the Cultural Politics of Men’s Identity: Literacies of Masculinity book cover

    Gender, Sexuality, and the Cultural Politics of Men’s Identity

    Literacies of Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Robert Mundy, Harry Denny

    This book considers mass media and contemporary cultural trends to examine masculinity at a point of unprecedented change. While sexual and gender politics have always been fraught, the long unexamined privilege associated with masculinity is now subject to intense scrutiny marked by a host of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Politics, Gender, And Genre: The Political Thought Of Christine De Pizan book cover

    Politics, Gender, And Genre

    The Political Thought Of Christine De Pizan, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Brabant

    Christine de Pizan (ca. 1364-1429) wrote more than twenty books, including poetry, defenses of women, critiques of war, Utopian visions, and general political and social commentary. This body of writing not only supported her during her lifetime but also brought her fame, patronage, and influence…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • Poor Women, Powerful Men: America's Great Experiment In Family Planning book cover

    Poor Women, Powerful Men

    America's Great Experiment In Family Planning, 1st Edition

    By Martha C Ward

    Poor Women, Powerful Men chronicles the achievements and subsequent failure of the Louisiana Family Health Foundation, the most extensive family planning program ever to operate in the United States. Martha C. Ward's even-handed account reveals the mechanisms—of politics, poverty, and public health…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • Gender and Development book cover

    Gender and Development

    3rd Edition

    By Janet Momsen

    This revised and updated third edition of Gender and Development provides a concise, accessible introduction to gender and development issues in the developing world and in the transition countries of Eastern and Central Europe. The nine chapters include discussions on: changes in theoretical…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Migration in Performance: Crossing the Colonial Present book cover

    Migration in Performance

    Crossing the Colonial Present, 1st Edition

    By Caleb Johnston, Geraldine Pratt

    This book follows the travels of Nanay, a testimonial theatre play developed from research with migrant domestic workers in Canada, as it was recreated and restaged in different places around the globe. This work examines how Canadian migration policy is embedded across and within histories of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts: Identity, Policies, and Campus Climate book cover

    Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts

    Identity, Policies, and Campus Climate, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eboni M. Zamani-Gallaher, Devika Dibya Choudhuri, Jason L. Taylor

    Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts situates and problematizes identity interaction, campus life, student experiences, and the effectiveness of services, programs, and policies affecting LGBTQIA college students at both two- and four-year institutions. This volume draws from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30

  • The Discourse of Perceived Discrimination: Perspectives from Contemporary Australian Society book cover

    The Discourse of Perceived Discrimination

    Perspectives from Contemporary Australian Society, 1st Edition

    By Sol Rojas-Lizana

    This book offers a way forward toward a better understanding of perceived discrimination from a critical discourse studies perspective. The volume begins with a discussion of quantitative studies on perceived discrimination across a range of disciplines and moves toward outlining the ways in which…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

  • Revolutions In Knowledge: Feminism In The Social Sciences book cover

    Revolutions In Knowledge

    Feminism In The Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    By Sue Rosenberg Zalk, Janice Gordon-Kelter, Susan Zalk

    Recent feminist research has demonstrated how women have been neglected or misrepresented in virtually every discipline in the humanities and social sciences.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27

  • Convivial Cultures in Multicultural Cities: Polish Migrant Women in Manchester and Barcelona book cover

    Convivial Cultures in Multicultural Cities

    Polish Migrant Women in Manchester and Barcelona, 1st Edition

    By Alina Rzepnikowska

    The large-scale migration brought about by the expansion of the EU over a decade ago led to migration from less ethnically diverse countries to multicultural and super-diverse societies. This book examines the complex encounters between Polish migrant women and local populations in Manchester and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Gender Violence in Ecofeminist Perspective: Intersections of Animal Oppression, Patriarchy and Domination of the Earth book cover

    Gender Violence in Ecofeminist Perspective

    Intersections of Animal Oppression, Patriarchy and Domination of the Earth, 1st Edition

    By Gwen Hunnicutt

    This book aims to begin an eco-centered, eco-feminist informed discussion about the ways in which our relationship to “nature” is bound up with gender, patriarchy, and violence. Ecofeminist scholars study the interconnections between gendered relationships of domination among humans, between humans…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Women Entrepreneurship in Family Business book cover

    Women Entrepreneurship in Family Business

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Ratten, Leo-Paul Dana, Veland Ramadani

    There has been growing attention placed on the role of female run and managed business in the global economy due to the increasing emphasis on gender equity. Despite the importance of female entrepreneurship, there has only been recently increased research attention devoted to entrepreneurship in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26

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