• Building Peace: Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Building Peace

    Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura J. Shepherd

    Moving seamlessly from the global to the local, from the politics of institutions to the theoretical apparatus through which we analyse peace and security governance, the contributions to this volume draw attention to the operations of gendered power in peacebuilding across diverse contexts and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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  • Risk, Pregnancy and Childbirth book cover

    Risk, Pregnancy and Childbirth

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kirstie Coxon, Mandie Scamell, Andy Alaszewski

    Over the last hundred years, pregnancy and childbirth has become increasingly safe – yet it is still a site of risk, and a contested ground on which health professionals and pregnant women both face high costs of error. In this context, all those involved in managing pregnancy and birth are…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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  • Media, Culture, and the Meanings of Hockey: Constructing a Canadian Hockey World, 1896-1907 book cover

    Media, Culture, and the Meanings of Hockey

    Constructing a Canadian Hockey World, 1896-1907, 1st Edition

    By Stacy L. Lorenz

    This volume examines the cultural meanings of high-level amateur and professional hockey in Canada during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. In particular, the author analyzes English Canadian media narratives of Stanley Cup "challenge" games and championship series between 1896 and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Emergent Masculinities in the Pacific book cover

    Emergent Masculinities in the Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aletta Biersack, Martha Macintyre

    Emergent Masculinities in the Pacific focuses on the plasticity and contingent nature of Pacific Island masculinities over the course of colonial and postcolonial histories. The several case histories concern the use of sports to recuperate but also refashion past masculinities in the name of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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  • Gender in Physical Culture: Crossing Boundaries - Reconstituting Cultures book cover

    Gender in Physical Culture

    Crossing Boundaries - Reconstituting Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natalie Barker-Ruchti, Karin Grahn, Eva-Carin Lindgren

    This volume outlines existing research relating to gender in physical culture. The introductory chapter employs Lamont and Molnàr’s (2002) idea of ‘boundaries’ as visible and invisible socially constructed borders that create social differences, as the theoretical framework for the book. Seven…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Learning Liberation: Women's Response to Men's Education book cover

    Learning Liberation

    Women's Response to Men's Education, 1st Edition

    By Jane Thompson

    Originally published in 1983, this book not only dissects the intrinsic and oppressive sexism of conventional adult and continuing education, but also argues the case for women-centred education with a powerful and compelling logic. A challenging and controversial book of the time, mixing…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Gender Matters in Educational Administration and Policy: A Feminist Introduction book cover

    Gender Matters in Educational Administration and Policy

    A Feminist Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jill Blackmore, Jane Kenway

    Originally published in 1993. This introductory text brings the somewhat gender blind fields of educational administration and policy into contact with feminism. The chapters here demonstrate the considerable scope and potential of feminist scholarship for the field with regard to theory, research…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • I Answer with My Life: Life Histories of Women Teachers Working for Social Change book cover

    I Answer with My Life

    Life Histories of Women Teachers Working for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Casey

    Originally published in 1993. This book shows, through the oral histories of ordinary women teachers, that effective prescriptions for change do not come simply from policy-makers. The author focuses on the narratives of three groups of teachers in the USA: Catholic nuns; secular Jewish women; and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Sexuality Education: A Resource Book book cover

    Sexuality Education

    A Resource Book, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol Cassell, Pamela M. Wilson

    Originally published in 1989. This book describes a variety of ways to plan and implement sexuality education and provides in-depth information on resources available. Each contributor describes one aspect of the practice of sexuality education: its goals, theory, planning and development,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Women's Education in the Third World: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Women's Education in the Third World

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By David H. Kelly, Gail P. Kelly

    Originally published in 1989. This detailed bibliography focuses on women’s education in the developing nations of Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Middle East. It contains annotations for about 1200 published works in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and German. The…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Women in Primary Teaching: Career Contexts and Strategies book cover

    Women in Primary Teaching

    Career Contexts and Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Julia Evetts

    Originally published in 1990. This study investigates the experiences of women in primary teaching and examines the levels of promotion achieved by men and women in the profession. Using extracts from women’s accounts of their own career histories, Women in Primary Teaching analyses both the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Masculinity Goes to School book cover

    Masculinity Goes to School

    1st Edition

    By Rob Gilbert, Pam Gilbert

    Originally published in 1998. This book offers a balanced overview of the issues surrounding boys and education. It looks beyond the often hysterical debate in the popular media to analyse what is happening with boys in the school system and how this can be understood. The authors argue that…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
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    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

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