• Through The Looking Glass: Women And Borderline Personality Disorder book cover

    Through The Looking Glass

    Women And Borderline Personality Disorder, 1st Edition

    By Dana Becker

    To what extent is borderline personality disorder (BPD) a truly ?female? affliction given how women are socialized? This and other questions are addressed within the context of the historical relationship between women and madness, as well as women's often-strained relationship with the psychiatric…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Science For A Polite Society: Gender, Culture, And The Demonstration Of Enlightenment book cover

    Science For A Polite Society

    Gender, Culture, And The Demonstration Of Enlightenment, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey V. Sutton

    Traditional accounts of the scientific revolution focus on such thinkers as Copernicus, Galileo, and Newton, and usually portray it as a process of steady, rational progress. There is another side to this story, and its protagonists are more likely to be women than men, dilettante aristocrats than…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Sexual Consent book cover

    Sexual Consent

    1st Edition

    By David Archard

    A popular belief is that whatever takes place in private between consenting adults should be allowed. This is the first book to offer a systematic philosophical examination of what might be meant by consent and what role it should play in the context of sexual activity.Investigating the adequacy of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • Staging Gay Lives: An Anthology Of Contemporary Gay Theater book cover

    Staging Gay Lives

    An Anthology Of Contemporary Gay Theater, 1st Edition

    By John M Clum

    Created for general and scholarly audiences alike, this volume offers ten of the best recent plays by and about gay men, all of which have been successfully produced and critically acclaimed in the United States and England. The playwrights, who reflect multicultural origins ranging from Anglo to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13

  • The Psychology of Men in Context book cover

    The Psychology of Men in Context

    1st Edition

    By Michael E. Addis, Ethan Hoffman

    What does it really mean to say that boys will be boys, men are from Mars, or that contemporary men are in crisis? Does modern psychology support or refute these notions? And how is psychological theory and research about boys and men used in society? The Psychology of Men in Context is an…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12

  • Introduction to Feminist Thought and Action: #WTF and How Did We Get Here? #WhosThatFeminist #WhatsThatFeminism book cover

    Introduction to Feminist Thought and Action

    #WTF and How Did We Get Here? #WhosThatFeminist #WhatsThatFeminism, 1st Edition

    By Menoukha Robin Case, Allison V. Craig

    Introduction to Feminist Thought and Action is an accessible foundation that whets appetite for further study. It provides a non-US-centric introduction to gender studies, covering topics like 19th-century African, Chinese, and Arab movements, and foregrounds Black and Indigenous feminisms. Several…

    Paperback – 2019-09-06

  • Rereading The Rabbis: A Woman's Voice book cover

    Rereading The Rabbis

    A Woman's Voice, 1st Edition

    By Judith Hauptman

    Fully acknowledging that Judaism, as described in both the Bible and the Talmud, was patriarchal, Judith Hauptman demonstrates that the rabbis of the Talmud made significant changes in key areas of Jewish law in order to benefit women. Reading the texts with feminist sensibilities?recognizing that…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05

  • Understanding Criminal Behaviour: Psychosocial Perspectives on Criminality and Violence book cover

    Understanding Criminal Behaviour

    Psychosocial Perspectives on Criminality and Violence, 2nd Edition

    By David W Jones

    Our understanding of criminal behaviour and its causes has been too long damaged by the failure to integrate the emotional, psychological, social and cultural influences on the way people behave. This book offers a concise and accessible introduction to criminal behaviour, examining and integrating…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28

  • Ana's Land: Sisterhood In Eastern Europe book cover

    Ana's Land

    Sisterhood In Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Tanya Renne

    Facing negative public opinion and nearly impossible conditions in their homelands, east European women are struggling to establish their human rights and to solidify the shaky social gains that were made under state-sponsored socialism. This unique collection gives unmediated voice to women…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • What Does Your Wife Do?: Gender And The Transformation Of Family Life book cover

    What Does Your Wife Do?

    Gender And The Transformation Of Family Life, 1st Edition

    By Leonard Beeghley

    In the past, a woman would routinely be asked what her husband did for a living. Increasingly, a man is likely to be asked what his wife does for a living. It's a small switch, but it signifies a revolution in gender roles and family life. Leonard Beeghley uses historical and international data to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Troubling The Angels: Women Living With Hiv/aids book cover

    Troubling The Angels

    Women Living With Hiv/aids, 1st Edition

    By Patricia A Lather, Christine S Smithies

    Educator Patti Lather and psychologist Chris Smithies observed and chronicled support groups for women diagnosed with HIV. Whether black, Latina, poor, or middle class, the women in these groups share the common bond of living with HIV/AIDS, and they describe how it affects their lives in terms…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

  • Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools book cover

    Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Lipkin

    Scholarship on homosexuality, gay and lesbian identities, history, and culture came to universities too late for most elementary and secondary school educators, leaving them unprepared to deal with these subjects. Moreover, some teacher education faculty still neglect these topics out of moral…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28

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