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

  • Gender and Family Entrepreneurship book cover

    Gender and Family Entrepreneurship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Ratten, Veland Ramadani, Leo-Paul Dana, Robert D. Hisrich, Joao Ferreira

    This book focuses on gender and family entrepreneurship, as they are interrelated concepts particularly important in today’s global society. The book highlights the significance of the role of gender in the development and growth of family businesses. It helps readers understand the role of family…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26

  • Dalit Feminist Theory: A Reader book cover

    Dalit Feminist Theory

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sunaina Arya, Aakash Singh Rathore

    Dalit Feminist Theory: A Reader radically redefines feminism by introducing the category of Dalit into the core of feminist thought. It supplements feminism by adding caste to its study and praxis; it also re-examines and rethinks Indian feminism by replacing it with a new paradigm, namely, that…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge India

  • Wellness in Whiteness (Open Access): Biomedicalization and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women book cover

    Wellness in Whiteness (Open Access)

    Biomedicalization and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women, 1st Edition

    By Amina Mire

    The Open Access version of this book, available at https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781351234146, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license. This book analyses the social and ethical implications of the globalization of emerging…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Being Janana: Language and Sexuality in Contemporary India book cover

    Being Janana

    Language and Sexuality in Contemporary India, 1st Edition

    By Ila Nagar

    Being Janana focuses on same-sex desiring male-bodied subjects in Lucknow, India, and explores how they make meaning in the marginalization of their desire through language performativity. Along with their desire for other men, jananas maintain ostensibly heteronormatively and culturally defined…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Queering Knowledge: Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern book cover

    Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Boyce, E.J. Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    This volume draws on the significance of the work of Marilyn Strathern in respect of its potential to queer anthropological analysis and to foster the reimagining of the object of anthropology. The authors examine the ways in which Strathern’s varied analytics facilitate the construction of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism: Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives book cover

    Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism

    Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives, 1st Edition

    By Yulia Maleta

    This book addresses hegemonic ruling class masculinity and emphasized femininity within renewables organisational governance, and critiques Anglo-Celtic male privilege, as a barrier to women’s leadership participation. Primarily using the Australian socio-political context, the author considers the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Telling Their Stories: Puerto Rican Women And Abortion book cover

    Telling Their Stories

    Puerto Rican Women And Abortion, 1st Edition

    By Jean Peterman

    Abortion and the right of a woman to control her fertility cross boundaries of race, ethnicity, and social class. In this revealing and in-depth study, Jean P. Peterman focuses on a group of Puerto Rican women in Chicago whose decisions about abortion highlight the contradictions between the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Scientifictechnological Change And The Role Of Women In Development book cover

    Scientifictechnological Change And The Role Of Women In Development

    1st Edition

    By Pamela D'onofrio-flores, Sheila M Pfafflin

    This critique by women of male-generated and male-dominated technologies grows out of a consciousness of women as essential, yet unsalaried, participants in production processes. The authors document the ways in which women suffer from technological development in industrialized and developing…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Silent Looms: Women And Production In A Guatemalan Town book cover

    Silent Looms

    Women And Production In A Guatemalan Town, 1st Edition

    By Tracy Bachrach Ehlers

    "In her book, Silent Looms: Women and Production in a Guatemalan Town, Tracy Bachrach Ehlers captures the paradox of gender relations in a society that accords power and authority to men yet leaves the major burden of child care and economic maintenance of the family to women. Most monographs on…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Struggling For Survival: Workers, Women, And Class On A Nicaraguan State Farm book cover

    Struggling For Survival

    Workers, Women, And Class On A Nicaraguan State Farm, 1st Edition

    By Gary Ruchwarger

    This book focuses on class and gender and on a state farm. It offers a partial analysis of some of the social processes underway on a Nicaraguan state farm. The book argues that women's family roles cannot be ignored in an analysis of gender relations on the state farm.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Reproducing The World: Essays In Feminist Theory book cover

    Reproducing The World

    Essays In Feminist Theory, 1st Edition

    By Mary O'Brien

    This book offers a small contribution to ongoing feminist struggles to advance and support the reproduction and transformation of collective being-in-the-world. It explores ethnocentrism, preoccupation with theoretical issues, and a celibate indifference to (or repression of) sexual issues.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • The U.n. Decade For Women: Documents And Dialogue book cover

    The U.n. Decade For Women

    Documents And Dialogue, 1st Edition

    By Arvonne S Fraser

    The documents adopted by the United Nations World Conference on Women during the Decade for Women (1975-1985) set forth a policy agenda for national and local governments, international institutions, and women's groups worldwide. The dialogue among women at the nongovernmental forums held in tandem…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

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