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

  • Women and the Puranic Tradition in India book cover

    Women and the Puranic Tradition in India

    1st Edition

    By Monika Saxena

    This book analyses the diverse ways in which women have been represented in the Purāṇic traditions in ancient India – the virtuous wife, mother, daughter, widow, and prostitute – against the socio-religious milieu around CE 300–1000. Purāṇas (lit. ancient narratives) are brahmanical texts that…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge India

  • Gender and Qualitative Research (1996) book cover

    Gender and Qualitative Research (1996)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Pilcher, Amanda Coffey

    This book gathers together an original collection of papers on gender and qualitative research. The contributors draw on a variety of research methods and research settings to demonstrate the value of a qualitative approach for studying gender related issues. Individual chapters include discussions…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Women, Literature and Development in Africa book cover

    Women, Literature and Development in Africa

    2nd Edition

    By Anthonia C. Kalu

    This book is a powerful exploration of the role of women in the evolution of African thinking and narratives on development, from the precolonial period right through to the modern day. Whilst the book identifies women’s oppression and marginalization as significant challenges to contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Lacan and the Formulae of Sexuation: Exploring Logical Consistency and Clinical Consequences book cover

    Lacan and the Formulae of Sexuation

    Exploring Logical Consistency and Clinical Consequences, 1st Edition

    By Guy Le Gaufey

    Lacan and the Formulae of Sexuation provides the first critical reading of Lacan’s formulae of sexuation, examining both their logical consistency and clinical consequences. Are there two different entities named Man and Woman, separated by the gulf of sexual difference? Or is it better to conceive…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Queer African Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Queer African Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by S.N. Nyeck

    This handbook offers diverse perspectives on queer Africa, incorporating scholarly contributions on themes that reflect and inflect the trajectories of queer contributions to African studies within and outside academia. The Routledge Handbook of Queer African Studies incorporates a range of unique…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Men, Caregiving and the Media: The Dad Dilemma book cover

    Men, Caregiving and the Media

    The Dad Dilemma, 1st Edition

    By Sarah C. Hunter, Damien W. Riggs

    Analysing diverse media representations of men who provide primary care to their children, this book demonstrates how the practice of fatherhood – and of masculinity - is changing, and the ways media representations sensationalise and reinforce gender inequities in regards to carework. This book…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Nordic Gender Equality Policy in a Europeanisation Perspective book cover

    Nordic Gender Equality Policy in a Europeanisation Perspective

    1st Edition

    Edited by Knut Dørum

    This book provides a comprehensive treatment of the role Nordic countries have played as exporters and importers of gender equality policies, and of how Europeanisation has framed the development and harmonisation of legislation and politics between the countries, with global consequences. The…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Towards a Global Femicide Index: Counting the Costs book cover

    Towards a Global Femicide Index

    Counting the Costs, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Walklate, Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher

    Increasingly there is global attention on the prevalence of women’s deaths resulting from intimate partner violence. Campaigns such as ‘Counting Dead Women’ in Australia, the ‘Femicide Census’ in England, the Canadian Femicide Observatory, and the emergence of family violence death review teams…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge
    Criminology in Focus

  • Narratives of Muslim Womanhood and Women's Agency book cover

    Narratives of Muslim Womanhood and Women's Agency

    1st Edition

    Edited by Minako Sakai, Samina Yasmeen

    Portrayals of Islamic teachings in mass media, often present Muslim women as victims of patriarchal norms. Often covered in a full veil, and without individuality, they tend to be depicted using a monochrome image, across Muslim countries and regions. It does not portray the social reality and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Queer and Trans Perspectives on Teaching LGBT-themed Texts in Schools book cover

    Queer and Trans Perspectives on Teaching LGBT-themed Texts in Schools

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mollie V. Blackburn, Caroline T. Clark, Wayne J. Martino

    This book focuses on queering texts with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and/or transgender (LGBT) themes in collaboration with students - young to young adult – and their teachers - both pre- and in- service. It strives to generate knowledge and deeper understandings of the pedagogical implications for…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Women’s Patronage and Gendered Cultural Networks in Early Modern Europe: Vittoria della Rovere, Grand Duchess of Tuscany book cover

    Women’s Patronage and Gendered Cultural Networks in Early Modern Europe

    Vittoria della Rovere, Grand Duchess of Tuscany, 1st Edition

    By Adelina Modesti

    This book examines the sociocultural networks between the courts of early modern Italy and Europe, focusing on the Florentine Medici court, and the cultural patronage and international gendered networks developed by the Grand Duchess of Tuscany, Vittoria della Rovere. Adelina Modesti uses Grand…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge
    Visual Culture in Early Modernity

  • Personal and Cultural Shadows of Late Motherhood: Jungian Psychoanalytic Views book cover

    Personal and Cultural Shadows of Late Motherhood

    Jungian Psychoanalytic Views, 1st Edition

    By Maryann Barone-Chapman

    Personal and Cultural Shadows of Late Motherhood explores the topic of delayed motherhood from a Jungian psychoanalytic perspective, using both quantitative and qualitative research methods, including interview transcripts, diaries, dreams, and Jung's world renowned Word Association Experiment. It…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

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