• Love, Desire and Melancholy: Inspired by Constance Maynard (1849-1935) book cover

    Love, Desire and Melancholy

    Inspired by Constance Maynard (1849-1935), 1st Edition

    Edited by Angharad Eyre, Jane Mackelworth, Elsa Richardson

    Originally inspired by the digitisation of the autobiographical writings of Constance Maynard, this volume considers women’s historical experience of sexuality through the frame of the history of emotions. Constance Maynard (1849-1935) rose to prominence as the first Mistress and Principal of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Olympic Perspectives book cover

    Olympic Perspectives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Wassong, Richard Baka, Janice Forsyth

    Historical research on the Olympic Movement is highly valuable as it displays processes of continuity and transformation by which knowledge building processes on the Olympic Movement, its structure and on Olympic sport can be expanded. The Olympic Movement can be addressed from multidisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Translating Feminism in China: Gender, Sexuality and Censorship book cover

    Translating Feminism in China

    Gender, Sexuality and Censorship, 1st Edition

    By Zhongli Yu

    This book explores translation of feminism in China through examining several Chinese translations of two typical feminist works: The Second Sex (TSS, Beauvoir 1949/1952) and The Vagina Monologues (TVM, Ensler 1998). TSS exposes the cultural construction of woman while TVM reveals the pervasiveness…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Neurology and Pregnancy: Clinical Management book cover

    Neurology and Pregnancy

    Clinical Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael S. Marsh, Lina Nashef, Peter Brex

    Pregnancy complicated by neurological disorders is a challenging area for both obstetricians and neurologists. Treatment of the maternal condition often needs to be adjusted because of concerns for the fetus, and some conditions have a major impact on the method, mode, and timing of delivery. Many…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    CRC Press
    Series in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

  • Becoming a Top Woman Manager book cover

    Becoming a Top Woman Manager

    1st Edition

    By Leonie V. Still

    An increasing number of women are claiming the careers and the success which are rightfully theirs. This book, first published in 1988, demonstrates that the way to the top consists of a series of steps and strategies. It outlines these steps and provides practical advice, based on Australian…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Gender and Trade Unions book cover

    Gender and Trade Unions

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Lawrence

    This book, first published in 1994, explores the impact of work and gender roles on union activism, and identifies factors that support and hinder women’s representation in trade unions. These issues are discussed in terms of gender role, work-related and union-related factors. The author details…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Labor Market Segmentation and its Implications: Inequality, Deprivation, and Entitlement book cover

    Labor Market Segmentation and its Implications

    Inequality, Deprivation, and Entitlement, 1st Edition

    By Dahlia Moore

    Occupational sex segregation is one of the most universal and salient characteristics of labor markets. It indicates the different probabilities of members of both genders to take up particular occupations, and traditionally places women at a great disadvantage. This book, first published in 1992,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Pleasure, Power and Technology: Some Tales of Gender, Engineering, and the Cooperative Workplace book cover

    Pleasure, Power and Technology

    Some Tales of Gender, Engineering, and the Cooperative Workplace, 1st Edition

    By Sally Hacker

    How are the pleasures of making things work turned into processes of domination? Are there links between gender and military institutions? Does eroticism have something to do with engineering? In this book, first published in 1989, Sally Hacker explores the answers to these and other provocative…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Sex, Career and Family book cover

    Sex, Career and Family

    1st Edition

    By Michael P. Fogarty, Rhona Rapoport, Robert N. Rapoport

    In this book, first published in 1971, the authors show from first-hand studies of family and working life (and with evidence from many countries, including the socialist societies of Eastern Europe) the nature of the discrimination facing women in the professions – and how various family and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Women's Resources in Business Start-Up: A Study of Black and White Women Entrepreneurs book cover

    Women's Resources in Business Start-Up

    A Study of Black and White Women Entrepreneurs, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Inman

    Women-owned businesses are the fastest growing segment of new business start-ups, and black women’s businesses are a larger share of black-owned businesses than white women’s businesses are of all white firms. Most studies compare men’s and women’s businesses, but few examine differences among…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Uncovering the Hidden Work of Women in Family Businesses: A History of Census Undernumeration book cover

    Uncovering the Hidden Work of Women in Family Businesses

    A History of Census Undernumeration, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Geib-Gunderson

    Data from the United States Census of Population indicate that there has been a dramatic increase in the labor force participation of married women over the twentieth century. This book, first published in 1998, takes issue with this well-known stylized fact. Whereas the labor force literature…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Women Workers in Seven Professions: A Survey of their Economic Conditions and Prospects book cover

    Women Workers in Seven Professions

    A Survey of their Economic Conditions and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edith J. Morley

    This book, first published in 1914, examines the economic position of women at the turn of the twentieth century. Women’s economic position had been undermined by the helpless dependence engendered, among the better-off, by nineteenth century luxury, and among manual workers by the loss of their…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

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