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

  • Blood Into Ink: South Asian And Middle Eastern Women Write War book cover

    Blood Into Ink

    South Asian And Middle Eastern Women Write War, 1st Edition

    By Miriam Cooke-Kerns, Roshni Rustomji

    "These writings on war by Middle Eastern and South Asian women are passionate, bitter, and deeply attached to place and circumstance. They should be part of our essential reading. At the tail end of this century, they help to remap a vivid, splintering world".--Meena Alexander, author of "Fault…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge

  • Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey: As Images and as Image-Makers book cover

    Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey

    As Images and as Image-Makers, 1st Edition

    By Gönül Dönmez-Colin

    This volume compares the cinemas of Iran and Turkey in terms of the presence and absence of women on both sides of the camera. From a critical point of view, it provides detailed readings of works by both male and female film-makers, emphasizing issues facing women's film-making. Presenting an…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle East Film and Media

  • Transgender Rights: From Obama to Trump book cover

    Transgender Rights

    From Obama to Trump, 1st Edition

    By Susan Gluck Mezey

    This book examines the transgender community’s struggle for equality over the last decade, comparing the Obama and Trump administrations’ stance on transgender rights policies. Transgender rights claims have assumed an important place on the nation’s policymaking agenda as society has increasingly…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge

  • Class, Gender, and Sexuality in Thomas Gainsborough’s Blue Boy book cover

    Class, Gender, and Sexuality in Thomas Gainsborough’s Blue Boy

    1st Edition

    By Valerie Hedquist

    The reception of Thomas Gainsborough’s Blue Boy from its origins to its appearances in contemporary visual culture reveals how its popularity was achieved and maintained by diverse audiences and in varied venues. Performative manifestations resulted in contradictory characterizations of the painted…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • Women in British Buddhism: Commitment, Connection, Community book cover

    Women in British Buddhism

    Commitment, Connection, Community, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Starkey

    Based on detailed ethnographic research, this book explores the varied experiences of women who have converted to Buddhism in contemporary Britain and analyses the implications of their experiences for understanding the translation and transference of Buddhist practices temporally and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • Genealogies and Conceptual Belonging: Zones of Interference between Gender and Diversity book cover

    Genealogies and Conceptual Belonging

    Zones of Interference between Gender and Diversity, 1st Edition

    By Eike Marten

    Taking recent German debates of diversity terminology as a case example for scrutinizing enactments of genealogy that assume a linear image of progressive generation, this book engages with performative effects of genealogical stories in academic texts that negotiate conceptual belonging. While…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Women's Work And Women's Lives: The Continuing Struggle Worldwide book cover

    Women's Work And Women's Lives

    The Continuing Struggle Worldwide, 1st Edition

    By Hilda Kahne

    This book is a provocative analysis of the nature of the relation between women and paid work in both modernizing and industrial countries. It explores the variables that shape the relationship: demographic factors, the social and cultural context, and the direction of economic development.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge

  • Islamophobic Hate Crime: A Student Textbook book cover

    Islamophobic Hate Crime

    A Student Textbook, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan, Irene Zempi

    In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in anti-Muslim attacks. What is driving the proliferation of these hate crimes? Why are Muslims being demonised? Building on current research and drawing upon real-life examples and case studies, this book provides an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Ageing, Gender and Family Law book cover

    Ageing, Gender and Family Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beverley Clough, Jonathan Herring

    This book explores the intersecting issues relating the phenomenon of ageing to gender and family law. The latter has tended to focus mainly on family life in young and middle age; and, indeed, the issues of childhood and parenting are key in many family law texts. Family life for older members has…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Women Speak Nation: Gender, Culture, and Politics book cover

    Women Speak Nation

    Gender, Culture, and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Panchali Ray

    Women Speak Nation underlines the centrality of gender within the ideological construction of nationalism. The volume locates itself in a rich scholarship of feminist critique of the relationship between political, economic, cultural, and social formations and normative gendered relations to try…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge India
    South Asian History and Culture

  • On Privilege, Fraudulence, and Teaching As Learning: Selected Essays 1981--2019 book cover

    On Privilege, Fraudulence, and Teaching As Learning

    Selected Essays 1981--2019, 1st Edition

    By Peggy McIntosh

    From one of the world’s leading voices on white privilege and anti-racism work comes this collection of essays on complexities of privilege and power. Each of the four parts illustrates Peggy McIntosh’s practice of combining personal and systemic understandings to focus on power in unusual…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Encyclopedia Of Reproductive Technologies book cover

    Encyclopedia Of Reproductive Technologies

    1st Edition

    By Annette Burfoot

     This collection of encyclopedic entries provides a broad-based appreciation of new reproductive technologies that includes accessible technological descriptions and their historical and social contexts. The collection is divided into five thematic areas: Theories of Reproduction Ancient to…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge

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