Women’s and Gender Studies: Gender Inequality

  • Women of Asia: Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity book cover

    Women of Asia

    Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mehrangiz Najafizadeh, Linda Lindsey

    With thirty-two original chapters reflecting cutting edge content throughout developed and developing Asia, Women of Asia: Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity is a comprehensive anthology that contributes significantly to understanding globalization’s transformative process and the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge

  • Gender Equality and the Media: A Challenge for Europe book cover

    Gender Equality and the Media

    A Challenge for Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Ross, Claudia Padovani

    This edited collection draws on and expands the findings from a pan-European research project undertaken during 2012-13 which was funded by the European Institute for Gender Equality and aimed to explore three key issues in relation to gender and media: women’s inclusion in decision-making…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge

  • Transgressing Feminist Theory and Discourse: Advancing Conversations across Disciplines book cover

    Transgressing Feminist Theory and Discourse

    Advancing Conversations across Disciplines, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer C. Dunn, Jimmie Manning

    Despite decades of activism, resistance, and education, both feminists and gender rebels continue to experience personal, political, institutional, and cultural resistance to rights, recognition, and respect. In the face of these inequalities and disparities, Transgressing Feminist Theory and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-25
    Routledge

  • Historicising the Women's Liberation Movement in the Western World: 1960-1999 book cover

    Historicising the Women's Liberation Movement in the Western World

    1960-1999, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurel Forster, Sue Bruley

    The Women’s Liberation Movement (WLM) of the late 1960s, 1970s and 1980s emerged out of a particular set of economic and social circumstances in which women were unequally treated in the home, the workplace and in culture and wider society. As part of the WLM, women collected together in…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence Against Men in Global Politics book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Men in Global Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marysia Zalewski, Paula Drumond, Elisabeth Prugl, Maria Stern

    Sexual violence against men is an under-theorised and under-noticed topic, though it is becoming increasingly apparent that this form of violence is widespread. Yet despite emerging evidence documenting its incidence, especially in conflict and post-conflict zones, efforts to understand its causes…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Dalit Women's Education in Modern India: Double Discrimination book cover

    Dalit Women's Education in Modern India

    Double Discrimination, 1st Edition

    By Shailaja Paik

    Inspired by egalitarian doctrines, the Dalit communities in India have been fighting for basic human and civic rights since the middle of the nineteenth century. In this book, Shailaja Paik focuses on the struggle of Dalit women in one arena - the realm of formal education – and examines a range of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

  • Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1969 and 2001, is comprised of original books published in conjunction with the British Sociological Association. The set draws together original research by leading academics based on study groups and conference papers, in the areas of youth,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Gender Inequality in the Eastern European Labour Market: Twenty-five years of transition since the fall of communism book cover

    Gender Inequality in the Eastern European Labour Market

    Twenty-five years of transition since the fall of communism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giovanni Razzu

    Under communism there was, in the countries of Eastern Europe, a high level of gender equality in the labour market, particularly in terms of high participation rates by women. The transition from communism has upset this situation, with different impacts in the different countries. This book…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Varieties of Opposition to Gender Equality in Europe book cover

    Varieties of Opposition to Gender Equality in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mieke Verloo

    In contrast to the wealth of studies on progress towards gender equality, opposition to gender equality is rarely studied, which makes it difficult to understand the positive and negative dynamics of gender equality as a political project. The first of its kind, this timely collection examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Gendering Postsocialism: Old Legacies and New Hierarchies book cover

    Gendering Postsocialism

    Old Legacies and New Hierarchies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yulia Gradskova, Ildikó Asztalos Morell

    Gendering Postsocialism explores changes in gendered norms and expectations in Eastern Europe and Eurasia after the fall of the Berlin Wall. The dismantlement of state socialism in these regions triggered monumental shifts in their economic landscape, the involvement of their welfare states in…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies: Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing book cover

    Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies

    Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing, 2nd Edition

    By Christie Launius, Holly Hassel

    Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies: Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing is a textbook designed primarily for introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies courses with the intent of providing both skills- and concept-based foundation in the field. The text is driven by a single key…

    Paperback – 2018-02-26
    Routledge

  • Empowering Adolescent Girls in Developing Countries: Gender Justice and Norm Change book cover

    Empowering Adolescent Girls in Developing Countries

    Gender Justice and Norm Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Harper, Nicola Jones, Anita Ghimire, Rachel Marcus, Grace Kyomuhendo Bantebya

    The Open Access version of this book, available at http://www.tandfebooks.com/doi/view/10.4324/9781315180250, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license Adolescence is a pivotal time in a girl's life. The development of educational,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-22
    Routledge

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