Women’s and Gender Studies: Gender Inequality

  • Gender Roles in Ireland: Three Decades of Attitude Change book cover

    Gender Roles in Ireland

    Three Decades of Attitude Change, 1st Edition

    By Margret Fine-Davis

    Gender Roles in Ireland: three decades of attitude change documents changing attitudes toward the role of women in Ireland from 1975 to 2005, a key period of social change in this society. The book presents replicated measures from four separate surveys carried out over three decades. These cover a…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Making Work and Family Work: From hard choices to smart choices book cover

    Making Work and Family Work

    From hard choices to smart choices, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Greenhaus, Gary N. Powell

    Making Work and Family Work investigates the difficult choices that contemporary employees must face when juggling work and family with a view to identifying the smart choices that all parties involved—society, employers, employees and families—should make to promote greater work–life balance.…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26
    Routledge

  • Gendering the Memory of Work: Women Workers’ Narratives book cover

    Gendering the Memory of Work

    Women Workers’ Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Maria Tamboukou

    This book explores gendered aspects in the memory of work by looking at auto/biographical narratives and political writings of women workers in the garment industry. The author draws on cutting edge theoretical approaches and insights in memory studies, neo-materialism and discourse analysis,…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Hargreaves, Eric Anderson

    The Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality brings together important new work from 68 leading international scholars that, collectively, demonstrates the intrinsic interconnectedness of sport, gender and sexuality. It introduces what is, in essence, a sophisticated sub-area of sport…

    Paperback – 2016-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Shades of Grey - Domestic and Sexual Violence Against Women: Law Reform and Society book cover

    Shades of Grey - Domestic and Sexual Violence Against Women

    Law Reform and Society, 1st Edition

    By Anna Carline, Patricia Easteal

    Arguing that law must be looked at holistically, this book investigates the ‘hidden gender’ of the so-called neutral or objective legal principles that structure the law addressing violence against women. Adopting an explicitly feminist perspective, it investigates how legal responses to violence…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge

  • Varieties of Economic Inequality book cover

    Varieties of Economic Inequality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sebastiano Fadda, Pasquale Tridico

    Recently, the issue of inequality has regained attention in economic and political debates. Although this interest is welcome, the debate is still mostly focused on income or wealth distribution, which is an important aspect but does not present a complete view of inequality. Most of the…

    Hardback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • Women's Rights and Religious Law: Domestic and International Perspectives book cover

    Women's Rights and Religious Law

    Domestic and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fareda Banda, Lisa Fishbayn Joffe

    The three Abrahamic faiths have dominated religious conversations for millennia but the relations between state and religion are in a constant state of flux. This relationship may be configured in a number of ways. Religious norms may be enforced by the state as part of a regime of personal law or,…

    Hardback – 2016-02-22
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • Violence against Women in Pornography book cover

    Violence against Women in Pornography

    1st Edition

    By Walter DeKeseredy, Marilyn Corsianos

    Violence against Women in Pornography illuminates the ways in which adult pornography hurts many women, both on and off screen. A growing body of social scientific knowledge shows that it is strongly associated with various types of violence against women in intimate relationships. Many women who…

    Paperback – 2015-12-01
    Routledge

  • Theatre for Women’s Participation in Sustainable Development book cover

    Theatre for Women’s Participation in Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    By Beth Osnes

    Though development researchers have proven that the participation of women is necessary for effective sustainable development, development practitioners still largely lack culturally appropriate, gender-sensitive tools for including women, especially women living in poverty.  Current tools used in…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Violence Against Women and the Law book cover

    Violence Against Women and the Law

    1st Edition

    By David L Richards, Jillienne Haglund

    This book examines the strength of laws addressing four types of violence against women--rape, marital rape, domestic violence, and sexual harassment--in 196 countries from 2007 to 2010. It analyzes why these laws exist in some places and not others, and why they are stronger or weaker in places…

    Paperback – 2015-08-30
    Routledge
    International Studies Intensives

  • Development in Crisis: Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North book cover

    Development in Crisis

    Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rae Lesser Blumberg, Samuel Cohn

    Development in Crisis: Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, is a provocative, engaging and interesting collection of real-world case studies in development and globalization focusing on under-emphasized threats to growth and human welfare worldwide. Created by two of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    Routledge

  • Gender Equality and Sustainable Development book cover

    Gender Equality and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Melissa Leach

    For pathways to be truly sustainable and advance gender equality and the rights and capabilities of women and girls, those whose lives and well-being are at stake must be involved in leading the way. Gender Equality and Sustainable Development calls for policies, investments and initiatives in…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

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