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

  • Making Gender Equality Happen: Knowledge, Change and Resistance in EU Gender Mainstreaming book cover

    Making Gender Equality Happen

    Knowledge, Change and Resistance in EU Gender Mainstreaming, 1st Edition

    By Rosalind Cavaghan

    In theory, the EU’s ‘Gender Mainstreaming’ policy should mark it out as a trail-blazer in gender equality, but gender equality activists in Europe confront a knotty problem; most civil servants and policy makers can’t understand how to ‘mainstream’ gender. Making Gender Equality Happen argues that…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Rocking The Ship Of State: Toward A Feminist Peace Politics book cover

    Rocking The Ship Of State

    Toward A Feminist Peace Politics, 1st Edition

    By Adrienne Harris, Ynestra King, Carol Cohn

    This book considers the experience of women as children and as mothers, and feminist critiques of gender as important sources of insight into the conduct, dynamics, and motivation of a feminist peace politics, examining the history, the scope, and the current condition of women's peace movements.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • White Masculinity in Contemporary Australia: The Good Ol’ Aussie Bloke book cover

    White Masculinity in Contemporary Australia

    The Good Ol’ Aussie Bloke, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Waling

    Spanning the disciplines of sociology, history, media and cultural studies, and popular culture, this book offers a historical exploration of Australian masculine tropes and an examination of contemporary representations of masculinity in the media. With attention to a range of thematic issues,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians book cover

    Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians

    1st Edition

    By Abigail Gardner

    Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians focuses on ageing within contemporary popular music. It argues that context, genres, memoirs, racial politics and place all contribute to how women are 'aged' in popular music. Framing contemporary female musicians as canonical grandmothers, Rude Girls,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Feminist Subjectivities in Fiber Art and Craft: Shadows of Affect book cover

    Feminist Subjectivities in Fiber Art and Craft

    Shadows of Affect, 1st Edition

    By John Corso Esquivel

    This book interprets the fiber art and craft-inspired sculpture by eight US and Latin American women artists whose works incite embodied affective experience. Grounded in the work of Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, John Corso Esquivel posits craft as a material act of intuition. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • The Gender Politics of Domestic Violence: Feminists Engaging the State in Central and Eastern Europe book cover

    The Gender Politics of Domestic Violence

    Feminists Engaging the State in Central and Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Krizsán, Conny Roggeband

    What are the factors that shape domestic violence policy change and how are variable gendered meanings produced in these policies? How and when can feminists influence policy making? What conditions and policy mechanisms lead to progressive change and which ones block it or lead to reversal? The…

    Paperback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • The Globalization of Gender: Knowledge, Mobilizations, Frameworks of Action book cover

    The Globalization of Gender

    Knowledge, Mobilizations, Frameworks of Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ioana Cîrstocea, Delphine Lacombe, Elisabeth Marteu

    This book provides an insightful approach to understanding the contemporary circulations of feminist repertoires and shows how the international/transnational circulations of gender are interconnected, even coextensive, with the globalization process itself. Fed by a shared reflexivity on…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Agency, Gender and Economic Development in the World Economy 1850–2000: Testing the Sen Hypothesis book cover

    Agency, Gender and Economic Development in the World Economy 1850–2000

    Testing the Sen Hypothesis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Luiten van Zanden, Auke Rijpma, Jan Kok

    How has ‘agency’ – or the ability to define and act upon one’s goals – contributed to global long-term economic development during the last 150 years? This book asserts that autonomous decision making, and female agency in particular, increases the potential of a society to generate economic…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Gender and Well-Being

  • Advertising, Gender and Society: A Psychological Perspective book cover

    Advertising, Gender and Society

    A Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Magdalena Zawisza-Riley

    Advertising, Gender and Society explores contemporary social-psychological theory and original research that examines the portrayal of gender in advertising. It reports empirical data, discusses the social implications of gendered advertising and comments on the relevant 2019 ASA rules.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-04
    Routledge

  • A Politics of Disgust: Selfhood, World-Making, and Ethics book cover

    A Politics of Disgust

    Selfhood, World-Making, and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Eleonora Joensuu

    This book explores the intersubjective nature of disgust, the fascination that often accompanies it—along with repulsion—and the ethical implications of the experience. With attention to what emotions do rather than what they necessarily are, it examines the ways in which disgust works to create…

    Hardback – 2019-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship book cover

    Jane Addams on Inequality and Political Friendship

    1st Edition

    By Wynne Walker Moskop

    In this book, Wynne Walker Moskop addresses the practical and theoretical problem of how unequal political friendships evolve toward arrangements the parties consider reciprocal and just, a problem neglected by scholars of democracy who associate reciprocity and justice only with equal parties.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28
    Routledge

  • Gender and Drone Warfare: A Hauntological Perspective book cover

    Gender and Drone Warfare

    A Hauntological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Lindsay C. Clark

    This book investigates how drone warfare is deeply gendered and how this can be explored through the methodological framework of ‘Haunting’. Utilising original interview data from British Reaper drone crews, the book analyses the way killing by drones complicates traditional understandings of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Security

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