• Sexuality, Gender and Power: Intersectional and Transnational Perspectives book cover

    Sexuality, Gender and Power

    Intersectional and Transnational Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna G. Jónasdóttir, Valerie Bryson, Kathleen B. Jones

    Bringing together essays by a distinguished international group of leading and emerging scholars of sexuality and gender, this stimulating and accessible collection explores a range of theoretical and "real world" perspectives current in the field. Treating these approaches as complementary,…

    Paperback – 2012-09-05
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Overcoming Objectification: A Carnal Ethics book cover

    Overcoming Objectification

    A Carnal Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Ann J. Cahill

    Objectification is a foundational concept in feminist theory, used to analyze such disparate social phenomena as sex work, representation of women's bodies, and sexual harassment. However, there has been an increasing trend among scholars of rejecting and re-evaluating the philosophical assumptions…

    Paperback – 2012-09-05
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Black and Postcolonial Feminisms in New Times: Researching Educational Inequalities book cover

    Black and Postcolonial Feminisms in New Times

    Researching Educational Inequalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heidi Safia Mirza, Cynthia Joseph

    This book is a compelling collection of essays on the intersection of race, gender and class in education written by leading black and postcolonial feminists of colour from Asia, Africa and the Caribbean living in Britain, America, Canada, and Australia. It addresses controversial issues such as…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23

  • Feminist Studies: A Guide to Intersectional Theory, Methodology and Writing book cover

    Feminist Studies

    A Guide to Intersectional Theory, Methodology and Writing, 1st Edition

    By Nina Lykke

    In this book, feminist scholar Nina Lykke highlights current issues in feminist theory, epistemology and methodology. Combining introductory overviews with cutting-edge reflections, Lykke focuses on analytical approaches to gendered power differentials intersecting with other processes of social in…

    Paperback – 2012-04-20
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Feminism, Culture and Embodied Practice: The Rhetorics of Comparison book cover

    Feminism, Culture and Embodied Practice

    The Rhetorics of Comparison, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn Pedwell

    Within both feminist theory and popular culture, establishing similarities between embodied practices rooted in different cultural and geo-political contexts (e.g. ‘African’ female genital cutting and ‘Western’ cosmetic surgery) has become increasingly common as a means of countering cultural…

    Paperback – 2012-01-31

  • Working with Affect in Feminist Readings: Disturbing Differences book cover

    Working with Affect in Feminist Readings

    Disturbing Differences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianne Liljeström, Susanna Paasonen

    Affect has become something of a buzzword in cultural and feminist theory during the past decade. References to affect, emotions and intensities abound, their implications in terms of research practices have often remained less manifest. Working with Affect in Feminist Readings: Disturbing…

    Paperback – 2012-01-31

  • The Womanist Idea book cover

    The Womanist Idea

    1st Edition

    By Layli Maparyan

    Following on the heels of The Womanist Reader, The Womanist Idea offers a comprehensive, systematic analysis of womanism, including a detailed discussion of the womanist worldview (cosmology, ontology, epistemology, logic, axiology, and methodology) and its implications for activism. From a…

    Paperback – 2011-12-20

  • Rethinking Women's and Gender Studies book cover

    Rethinking Women's and Gender Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine M. Orr, Ann Braithwaite

    Rethinking Women’s and Gender Studies re-examines the field’s foundational assumptions by identifying and critically analyzing eighteen of its key terms. Each essay investigates a single term (e.g., feminism, interdisciplinarity, intersectionality) by asking how it has come to be understood and…

    Paperback – 2011-12-20

  • Sex, Crime and Morality book cover

    Sex, Crime and Morality

    1st Edition

    By Sharon Hayes, Belinda Carpenter, Angela Dwyer

    Over the last few decades, there has been a marked increase in media and debate surrounding a specific group of offences in modern Democratic nations which bear the brunt of the label ‘crimes against morality’. Included within this group are offences related to prostitution and pornography,…

    Paperback – 2011-12-02

  • Sex Trafficking in South Asia: Telling Maya's Story book cover

    Sex Trafficking in South Asia

    Telling Maya's Story, 1st Edition

    By Mary Crawford

    This book is a critical feminist analysis of sex trafficking. Arguing that trafficking in girls and women is a product of the social construction of gender and other dimensions of power and status within a particular culture and at a particular historical moment, this book offers the necessary…

    Paperback – 2011-09-15
    Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

  • Queer Theory: Law, Culture, Empire book cover

    Queer Theory: Law, Culture, Empire

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Leckey, Kim Brooks

    Queer Theory: Law, Culture, Empire uses queer theory to examine the complex interactions of law, culture, and empire. Building on recent work on empire, and taking contextual, socio-legal, comparative, and interdisciplinary approaches, it studies how activists and scholars engaged in queer theory…

    Paperback – 2011-08-18

  • Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture book cover

    Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stacy Gillis, Joanne Hollows

    The relationship between feminism and domesticity has recently come in for renewed interest in popular culture. This collection makes an intervention into the debates surrounding feminism’s contentious relationship with domesticity and domestic femininities in popular culture. It offers an…

    Paperback – 2011-07-29
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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