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

  • 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

  • Gendered Electoral Financing: Money, Power and Representation in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Gendered Electoral Financing

    Money, Power and Representation in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ragnhild L. Muriaas, Vibeke Wang, Rainbow Murray

    Illustrated by in-depth empirical research from six country studies, Gendered Electoral Financing: Money, Power and Representation in Comparative Perspective is the first cross-regional examination of the nexus between money, gender and political recruitment across the world. Money is assumingly…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Queer Ink: A Blotted History Towards Liberation book cover

    Queer Ink: A Blotted History Towards Liberation

    1st Edition

    By Katherine Hubbard

    This historical interdisciplinary book contextualises the Rorschach ink blot test and embeds it within feminist action and queer liberation. What do you see when you look at an ink blot? The Rorschach ink blot test is one of the most famous psychological tests and it has a surprisingly queer…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • A Re-Visioning of Love: Dark Feminine Rising book cover

    A Re-Visioning of Love

    Dark Feminine Rising, 1st Edition

    By Ana Mozol

    In A Re-Visioning of Love: Dark Feminine Rising, Ana Mozol parts the illusory veils of persona as she explores the reality of feminine experiences relating to love, trauma and sexuality in contemporary Western society. Mozol takes us on a personal journey through the three levels of experience,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20
    Routledge

  • Motherhood in India: Glorification without Empowerment? book cover

    Motherhood in India

    Glorification without Empowerment?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maithreyi Krishnaraj

    This book presents an overview of the varied experiences and representations of motherhood in India from ancient to modern times. The thrust of the arguments made by the various contributors is that the centrality of motherhood as an ideology in a woman‘s life is manufactured. This is demonstrated…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge India

  • Reproductive Losses: Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making book cover

    Reproductive Losses

    Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making, 1st Edition

    By Christa Craven

    Although there are far more opportunities for LGBTQ people to become parents than there were before the 1990s, attention to the reproductive challenges LGBTQ families face has not kept pace. Reproductive Losses considers LGBTQ people’s experiences with miscarriage, stillbirth, failed adoptions,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • Femininity and Psychoanalysis: Cinema, Culture, Theory book cover

    Femininity and Psychoanalysis

    Cinema, Culture, Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Agnieszka Piotrowska, Ben Tyrer

    For Freud, famously, the feminine was a dark continent, or a riddle without an answer. This understanding concerns man’s relationship to the question of ‘woman’ but femininity is also a matter of sexuality and gender and therefore of identity and experience. Drawing together leading academics,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Domestic and Family Violence: A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice book cover

    Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale, with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

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