• Advancing Gender Equality in Bangladesh: Twenty Years of BRAC’s Gender Quality Action Learning Programme book cover

    Advancing Gender Equality in Bangladesh

    Twenty Years of BRAC’s Gender Quality Action Learning Programme, 1st Edition

    By Rieky Stuart, Aruna Rao, David Kelleher, Sheepa Hafiza, Carol Miller, Hasne Ara Begum

    In 1994, BRAC, the world's largest NGO, made headlines by putting women's rights centre stage in Bangladesh, one of the poorest countries in the world. The Gender Quality Action Learning (GQAL) Programme was one of the very first large-scale efforts to mainstream gender equality and aimed to weave…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • A Perfect Union?: Television and the Winning of Same-Sex Marriage book cover

    A Perfect Union?

    Television and the Winning of Same-Sex Marriage, 1st Edition

    By Cory Albertson

    On June 26, 2015, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy declared same-sex marriage "is so ordered" across the United States. The day will no doubt be remembered as a landmark shift in how U.S. society views and validates marriage and romantic relationships. But the shift would not have happened…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Sex Work in Nepal: The Making and Unmaking of a Category book cover

    Sex Work in Nepal

    The Making and Unmaking of a Category, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Caviglia

    This book explores ‘sex work’ in Nepal as a social and analytical category. Narrating stories of those subsumed under such definition, it examines changes as well as continuities characterising socio-cultural norms and perceptions through an analysis of sexual consumption. It also highlights the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge India

  • Boys, Bodies, and Physical Education: Problematizing Identity, Schooling, and Power Relations through a Pleasure Lens book cover

    Boys, Bodies, and Physical Education

    Problematizing Identity, Schooling, and Power Relations through a Pleasure Lens, 1st Edition

    By Göran Gerdin

    Using visual ethnography, this book explores the many forms of pleasures that boys derive in and through the spaces and their bodies in physical education. Employing the works of Michel Foucault and Judith Butler, Gerdin examines how pleasure is connected to identity, schooling, and power relations…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • Sexual Assault Prevention on College Campuses book cover

    Sexual Assault Prevention on College Campuses

    1st Edition

    By Matt J. Gray, Christina M. Hassija, Sarah E. Steinmetz

    Sexual assault continues to be a problem on college campuses despite greater attention to reducing rates of assault and an increased presence in the public discourse. Programming has been historically directed towards women by providing them with information about how to keep themselves safe rather…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Psychology Press
    Researching Social Psychology

  • Feminist Pedagogy, Practice, and Activism: Improving Lives for Girls and Women book cover

    Feminist Pedagogy, Practice, and Activism

    Improving Lives for Girls and Women, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer L. Martin, Ashley E. Nickels, Martina Sharp-Grier

    Feminist programming, no matter the venue, provides opportunities for young girls and women, as well as men, to acquire leadership skills and the confidence to create sustainable social change. Offering a wide-ranging overview of different types of feminist engagement, the chapters in this volume…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • Routledge Revivals: Homosexuality: A Research Guide (1987) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Homosexuality: A Research Guide (1987)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wayne R. Dynes

    First published in 1987, this book encompasses a broad range interdisciplinary research into homosexuality — displaying a full spectrum of points of view — and, given that the major traditions of modern homosexual research began in Europe, is not restricted to works in English.. In general topics…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Shakespeare and Feminist Criticism (1991): An Annotated Bibliography and Commentary book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Shakespeare and Feminist Criticism (1991)

    An Annotated Bibliography and Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Philip C Kolin

    First published in 1991, this book is the first annotated bibliography of feminist Shakespeare criticism from 1975 to 1988 — a period that saw a remarkable amount of ground-breaking work. While the primary focus is on feminist studies of Shakespeare, it also includes wide-ranging works on language,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Maternity Services and Policy in an International Context: Risk, Citizenship and Welfare Regimes book cover

    Maternity Services and Policy in an International Context

    Risk, Citizenship and Welfare Regimes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Kennedy, Naonori Kodate

    This book is the first comprehensive international overview of maternity services. Drawing on concepts of risk and social citizenship, it explores the relationship between welfare regimes and health policy by comparing and contrasting provision for childbearing women. Each substantive chapter…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Women and Disasters in South Asia: Survival, security and development book cover

    Women and Disasters in South Asia

    Survival, security and development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Swarna Rajagopalan

    South Asia is one of the most vulnerable areas of an increasingly disaster-impacted world, with cyclones, earthquakes, floods and droughts causing several casualties and disrupting lives and livelihoods every year. Yet the impacts of disasters are not equally distributed across the peoples of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • Power, Knowledge and Feminist Scholarship: An Ethnography of Academia book cover

    Power, Knowledge and Feminist Scholarship

    An Ethnography of Academia, 1st Edition

    By Maria do Mar Pereira

    Feminist scholarship is sometimes dismissed as not quite ‘proper’ knowledge – it’s too political or subjective, many argue. But what are the boundaries of ‘proper’ knowledge? Who defines them, and how are they changing? How do feminists negotiate them? And how does this boundary-work affect women’s…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Transformations

  • Sexuality in a Changing China: Young Women, Sex and Intimate Relations in the Reform Period book cover

    Sexuality in a Changing China

    Young Women, Sex and Intimate Relations in the Reform Period, 1st Edition

    By Nicole Zarafonetis

    Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataNames: Zarafonetis, Nicole, author.Title: Sexuality in a changing China : young women, sex and intimate relations in the reform period / Nicole Zarafonetis.Description: New York, NY : Routledge, 2017. | Series: Routledge research on gender in Asia…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

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