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

  • Mapping Security in the Pacific: A Focus on Context, Gender and Organisational Culture book cover

    Mapping Security in the Pacific

    A Focus on Context, Gender and Organisational Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara N Amin, Danielle Watson, Christian Girard

    This book examines questions about the changing nature of security and insecurity in Pacific Island Countries (PICs). Previous discussions of security in the Pacific region have been largely determined by the geopolitical interests of the Global North. This volume instead attempts to centre PICs’…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
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    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • Art, Awakening, and Modernity in the Middle East: The Arab Nude book cover

    Art, Awakening, and Modernity in the Middle East

    The Arab Nude, 1st Edition

    Edited by Octavian Esanu

    This edited scholarly volume offers a perspective on the history of the genre of the nude in the Middle East and includes contributions written by scholars from several disciplines (art history, history, anthropology). Each chapter provides a distinct perspective on the early days of the fine arts…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Researching Language: Issues of Power and Method book cover

    Researching Language

    Issues of Power and Method, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Cameron, Elizabeth Frazer, Penelope Harvey, M. B. H. Rampton, Kay Richardson

    Originally published in 1992. This book discusses the possibilities of developing the research process in social science so that it benefits the subjects as well as the researcher. The authors distinguish between ‘ethical’, ‘advocate’ and ‘empowering’ approaches to the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Dragging: Or, in the Drag of a Queer Life book cover

    Dragging: Or, in the Drag of a Queer Life

    1st Edition

    By Shaka McGlotten

    The Political Aesthetics of Drags uses portraits of artists and activists who use drag in Israel/Palestine and Berlin. Rather than take a more traditional academic approach, McGlotten develops the thematic threads of the book through the stories and lives of the performers. Themes emerge…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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  • Rethinking Silence, Voice and Agency in Contested Gendered Terrains book cover

    Rethinking Silence, Voice and Agency in Contested Gendered Terrains

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane L. Parpart, Swati Parashar

    Global and local contestations are not only gendered, they also raise important questions about agency and its practice and location in the twenty-first century. Silence and voice are being increasingly debated as sites of agency within feminist research on conflict and insecurity. Drawing on a…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • Negotiating Thinness Online: The Cultural Politics of Pro-anorexia book cover

    Negotiating Thinness Online

    The Cultural Politics of Pro-anorexia, 1st Edition

    By Gemma Cobb

    This book interrogates the thin ideal in pro-anorexia online spaces and the way in which it operates on a continuum with everyday discourses around thinness. Since their inception in the late twentieth century, pro-anorexia online spaces have courted controversy: they have been vilified by the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-24 
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    Gender, Bodies and Transformation

  • Soviet Women – Everyday Lives book cover

    Soviet Women – Everyday Lives

    1st Edition

    By Melanie Ilic

    Based on an extensive reading of a broad range of women’s accounts of their lives in the Soviet Union, this book focuses on many hidden aspects of Soviet women’s everyday lives, thereby revealing a great deal about how the Soviet Union operated on a day to day basis and about the place of the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • Fashion: New Feminist Essays book cover

    Fashion

    New Feminist Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ilya Parkins, Maryanne Dever

    Inspired by a rapidly changing fashion landscape, Fashion: New Feminist Essays offers historical and contemporary studies that reveal the relationships between fashion with gender, sexuality, race, and age. Fashion is a rich terrain for feminist scholars in the twenty-first century. Explicit…

    Hardback – 2020-02-18 
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  • Young, Disabled and LGBT+: Voices, Identities and Intersections book cover

    Young, Disabled and LGBT+

    Voices, Identities and Intersections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alex Toft, Anita Franklin

    Young, Disabled and LGBT+ brings together the work of an international team interested in exploring the intersection of sexuality, gender identity, and disability in the lives of young people and aims to further develop this area as a distinct area of study. This volume features original research…

    Hardback – 2020-02-12 
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    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Birthing Outside the System: The Canary in the Coal Mine book cover

    Birthing Outside the System

    The Canary in the Coal Mine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Dahlen, Bashi Kumar-Hazard, Virginia Schmied

    This book investigates why women choose ‘birth outside the system’ and makes connections between women’s right to choose where they birth and violations of human rights within maternity care systems. Choosing to birth at home can force women out of mainstream maternity care, despite research…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism book cover

    Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua G. Adair, Amy K. Levin

    Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism examines the role of exhibitionary institutions in representing LGBTQ+ people, cisgender women, and nonbinary individuals. Considering recent gender and sexuality-related developments through a critical lens, the volume contributes significantly to the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-05 
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    Museum Meanings

  • Women and Trade Unions: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Women and Trade Unions

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Curtin

    First published in 1999, this volume aims to examine the extent to which such a partnership has been developed between women workers and trade unions, with a comparative emphasis. Jennifer Curtin analyses how women trade unionists have sought to make trade union structures and policy agendas more…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

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