• Ecofeminism and Systems Thinking book cover

    Ecofeminism and Systems Thinking

    1st Edition

    By Anne Stephens

    This book brings together two vitally important strands of 20th-century thinking to establish a set of simple and elegant principles for planning, project design and evaluation. It explains the backgrounds of cultural ecofeminism and critical systems thinking, and what we find when they are…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
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    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Social Development and Social Work: Learning from Africa book cover

    Social Development and Social Work

    Learning from Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alice K. Butterfield, Tasse Abye

    Africa has a long experience with reducing poverty and vulnerability. In the contemporary period, social development and social work are at the forefront of dealing with abject poverty and some of the world’s most difficult problems. This book brings research in Africa to the forefront so that…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
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  • Women, Children, and Addiction book cover

    Women, Children, and Addiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Loretta Finnegan, Stephen Kandall

    This proposed book draws on the expertise of 35 experts in the field of Addiction Medicine to provide the reader with a current and comprehensive view of addiction as related to women, pregnancy, newborns, infants and children. The volume begins by placing current attitudes towards addicted women…

    Paperback – 2015-07-01
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  • Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance: Meetings with Remarkable Women book cover

    Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance

    Meetings with Remarkable Women, 1st Edition

    By Virginie Magnat

    As the first examination of women's foremost contributions to Jerzy Grotowski's cross-cultural investigation of performance, this book complements and broadens existing literature by offering a more diverse and inclusive re-assessment of Grotowski's legacy, thereby probing its significance for…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23
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    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Genre, Gender and the Effects of Neoliberalism: The New Millennium Hollywood Rom Com book cover

    Genre, Gender and the Effects of Neoliberalism

    The New Millennium Hollywood Rom Com, 1st Edition

    By Betty Kaklamanidou

    The romantic comedy has long been regarded as an inferior film genre by critics and scholars alike, accused of maintaining a strict narrative formula which is considered superficial and highly predictable. However, the genre has resisted the negative scholarly and critical comments and for the last…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
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    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Gender, Ethnicity and Political Agency: South Asian Women Organizing book cover

    Gender, Ethnicity and Political Agency

    South Asian Women Organizing, 1st Edition

    By Shaminder Takhar

    This book examines how South Asian women’s collective agency is operationalized through civic organizations in the UK. Drawing on black feminist theory and third world feminism, it shows the complexity of political agency and its relationship to identity and subjectivity, and uses empirical…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
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    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • New Directions in Feminism and Human Rights book cover

    New Directions in Feminism and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dana Collins, Sylvanna Falcon, Sharmila Lodhia, Molly Talcott

    On the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, feminists are at a critical juncture to re-envision and re-engage in a politics of human rights. Interdisciplinary feminist conversations among scholar-activists can both challenge and enrich new directions in feminism and…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
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  • Sex Trafficking: A Private Law Response book cover

    Sex Trafficking

    A Private Law Response, 1st Edition

    By Tsachi Keren-Paz

    Sex Trafficking: A Private Law Approach examines existing and potential causes of action against sex traffickers, in order to outine the argument for fair and effective private law remedies. Combining a theoretical inquiry about the borders of liability in torts and restitution with a…

    Paperback – 2015-01-07
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  • Give Us Bread but Give Us Roses: Working Women's Consciousness in the United States, 1890 to the First World War book cover

    Give Us Bread but Give Us Roses

    Working Women's Consciousness in the United States, 1890 to the First World War, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Eisenstein

    Rooted in the printed sources of the period, this book reconstructs the attitudes of a pioneer generation of young women to the conflicts brought about by their new experience of employment outside their homes, and to changes in work and family relationships. In the 1890s and after the still…

    Paperback – 2014-12-15
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Women and Turkish Cinema: Gender Politics, Cultural Identity and Representation book cover

    Women and Turkish Cinema

    Gender Politics, Cultural Identity and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Eylem Atakav

    Since 2000, there has been a considerable effort in Turkish cinema to come to terms with the military’s intervention in politics and subsequent national trauma. It has resulted in an outpouring of cinematic texts. This book focuses on women and Turkish cinema in the context of gender politics,…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
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    Routledge Studies in Middle East Film and Media

  • Gender and Diversity in the Middle East and North Africa book cover

    Gender and Diversity in the Middle East and North Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zahia Smail Salhi

    The images of women in chadors or burqas as contrasted with images of belly dancers which circulate today as representations of Muslim/Middle Eastern women do not fluctuate from the images propagated by Orientalist paintings and colonial photographs which also offer contrasting representations of…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
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  • Women, Punishment and Social Justice: Human Rights and Penal Practices book cover

    Women, Punishment and Social Justice

    Human Rights and Penal Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Malloch, Gill McIvor

    The prison has often been the focus for concerns about human rights violations, and campaigns aimed at achieving social justice, for those with an interest in the criminalisation of women. To reduce the number of women imprisoned, a range of policy initiatives have been developed to increase the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
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    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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