• Feminisms in Leisure Studies: Advancing a Fourth Wave book cover

    Feminisms in Leisure Studies

    Advancing a Fourth Wave, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Parry

    Feminisms in Leisure Studies acknowledges and advances the contribution of feminist theories to leisure knowledge and research. Building upon the strong history of feminist leisure scholarship, the book reviews key feminist theories and offers an overview of a fourth wave of feminism and its…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Leisure Studies

  • Working for Women?: Gendered Work and Welfare Policies in Twentieth-Century Britain book cover

    Working for Women?

    Gendered Work and Welfare Policies in Twentieth-Century Britain, 1st Edition

    By Celia Briar

    Originally published in 1997 Working for Women? examines the ways in which women's patterns of paid and unpaid work have been mediated by the policies of governments throughout the 20th century. It looks at the state in defining what is women's work and men's work, and at equal pay and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2020-01-29
    Routledge
    Gender, Bodies and Transformation

  • Using Fiscal Policy and Public Financial Management to Promote Gender Equality: International Perspectives book cover

    Using Fiscal Policy and Public Financial Management to Promote Gender Equality

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Janet G. Stotsky

    This book examines how fiscal policy and management can promote gender equality in developing as well as developed countries. Providing an international look at gender budgeting, it draws on countries at different levels of development, with an emphasis on low-income developing countries. It…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Economics

  • A Feminist Post-transsexual Autoethnography: Challenging Normative Gender Coercion book cover

    A Feminist Post-transsexual Autoethnography

    Challenging Normative Gender Coercion, 1st Edition

    By Julie Elizabeth Peters

    Gender as a social class along with its concomitant heteronormative gender coercion seem to be intransigent across time and cultures. But across these cultures we also see a degree of nonconforming behaviour which very often carries significant multi-dimensions of stigma and risk; because the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course: The Girl in Time book cover

    Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course

    The Girl in Time, 1st Edition

    By Susan Pickard

    Age, Gender and Sexuality through the Life Course argues that the gendered structure of temporality (defined in the dual sense of everyday time as well as age and stage of life) is a key factor underpinning the stalling of the gender revolution. Taking as its central focus the idealised young woman…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Girls, Aggression, and Intersectionality: Transforming the Discourse of

    Girls, Aggression, and Intersectionality

    Transforming the Discourse of "Mean Girls" in the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Krista Mcqueeney, Alicia A. Girgenti-Malone

    From media images of "mean girls" to the disproportionate punishment of Black, Latina and/or queer girls in schools and the justice system, female aggression has become a public concern. Scholars, educators, policymakers and parents are scrambling to respond to the perceived upsurge in girls’…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Modern Motherhood and Women’s Dual Identities: Rewriting the Sexual Contract book cover

    Modern Motherhood and Women’s Dual Identities

    Rewriting the Sexual Contract, 1st Edition

    By Petra Bueskens

    Why do women in contemporary western societies experience contradiction between their autonomous and maternal selves? What are the origins of this contradiction and the associated ‘double shift’ that result in widespread calls to either ‘lean in’ or ‘opt out’? How are some mothers subverting these…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
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    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships book cover

    Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tuula Juvonen, Marjo Kolehmainen

    Raising to the challenge of how to grasp such forms of inequalities that are mediated affectively, Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships focuses on subtle inequalities that are shaped in everyday affective encounters. It also seeks to bridge a gap between affect theory and empirical…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Heterosexualities Studies book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Heterosexualities Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Joseph Dean, Nancy L. Fischer

    While a majority of people identify as "heterosexual" if asked about their sexual identity, what does that really mean? How did identifying as "straight" arise, particularly in relation to identifying as "queer," "lesbian," and "gay"? How are individuals socialized to view themselves and others as…

    Hardback – 2020-01-13
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Refiguring the Postmaternal: Feminist Responses to the Forgetting of Motherhood book cover

    Refiguring the Postmaternal

    Feminist Responses to the Forgetting of Motherhood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Fannin, Maud Perrier

    This book explores the concept of the ‘postmaternal’ as a response to changing cultural, political and economic conditions for motherhood and responds to Julie Stephens’ contention that gender-neutral feminism has led to a forgetting of the maternal within feminist memory. In Confronting…

    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

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