• The Other Ramayana Women: Regional Rejection and Response book cover

    The Other Ramayana Women

    Regional Rejection and Response, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Brockington, Mary Brockington

    This book is the first to present current scholarship on gender and in regional and sectarian versions of the Rāmāyaṇa. Contributors explore in what ways the versions relate to other Rāmāyaṇa texts as they deal with the female persona and the cultural values implicit in them. Using a wide variety…

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  • Work-Family Dynamics: Competing Logics of Regulation, Economy and Morals book cover

    Work-Family Dynamics

    Competing Logics of Regulation, Economy and Morals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Berit Brandth, Sigtona Halrynjo, Elin Kvande

    Work-life integration is an increasingly hot topic in the media, social research, governments and in people’s everyday lives. This volume offers a new type of lens for understanding work-family reconciliation by studying how work-family dynamics are shaped, squeezed and developed between consistent…

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  • Social Movements in Violently Divided Societies: Constructing Conflict and Peacebuilding book cover

    Social Movements in Violently Divided Societies

    Constructing Conflict and Peacebuilding, 1st Edition

    By John Nagle

    Violently divided societies present major challenges to institutions seeking to establish peace in places characterised by ethnic conflict and high levels of social segregation. Yet such societies also contain groups that refuse to be confined within separate forms of ethnic community and instead…

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  • Queering International Law: Possibilities, Alliances, Complicities, Risks book cover

    Queering International Law

    Possibilities, Alliances, Complicities, Risks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dianne Otto

    This ground-breaking collection reflects the growing momentum of interest in the international legal community in meshing the insights of queer legal theory with those critical theories that have a much longer genealogy – notably postcolonial and feminist analyses. Beyond the push in the human…

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  • Penelope Fitzgerald and the Consolation of Fiction book cover

    Penelope Fitzgerald and the Consolation of Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Knight

    Christopher J. Knight’s Penelope Fitzgerald and the Consolation of Fiction is a study of the British author Penelope Fitzgerald (1916 – 2000), attending to her nine novels, especially as viewed through the lens both of "late style" (she published her first novel, The Golden Child, at age sixty) and…

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  • Sexuality and Public Space in India: Reading the Visible book cover

    Sexuality and Public Space in India

    Reading the Visible, 1st Edition

    By Carmel Christy

    The topic of sexuality and gender within the South Asian context is timely and widely discussed across a variety of academic disciplines. Since the end of the last century, there have been debates in the cultural sphere in India on issues concerning Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender people’s rights,…

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  • Women's Experiences of Repression in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe book cover

    Women's Experiences of Repression in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe

    1st Edition

    By Kelly Hignett, Melanie Ilic, Dalia Leinarte, Corina Snitar

    Based on extensive original research, including studies of autobiographies and biographies, reminiscences and memoirs, archived oral history data and interviews conducted by the authors, this book provides a rich picture of how women experienced repression in the former Soviet bloc. Although…

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    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • Rose Macaulay, Gender, and Modernity book cover

    Rose Macaulay, Gender, and Modernity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Macdonald

    This book is the first collection on the British author Rose Macaulay (1881-1958). The essays establish connections in her work between modernism and the middlebrow, show Macaulay’s attentiveness to reformulating contemporary depictions of gender in her fiction, and explore how her writing…

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  • Wollstonecraft's Ghost: The Fate of the Female Philosopher in the Romantic Period book cover

    Wollstonecraft's Ghost

    The Fate of the Female Philosopher in the Romantic Period, 1st Edition

    By Andrew McInnes

    Focusing on the ways in which women writers from across the political spectrum engage with and adapt Wollstonecraft's political philosophy in order to advocate feminist reform, Andrew McInnes explores the aftermath of Wollstonecraft's death, the controversial publication of William Godwin's memoir…

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  • Women�s Prophetic Writings in Seventeenth-Century Britain book cover

    Women�s Prophetic Writings in Seventeenth-Century Britain

    1st Edition

    By Carme Font

    This study examines women’s prophetic writings in seventeenth-century Britain as the literary outcome of a discourse of social transformation that integrates religious conscience, political participation, and gender identity. The following pages approach prophecy as a culture, a language, and a…

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  • Women's International Activism during the Inter-War Period, 1919�1939 book cover

    Women's International Activism during the Inter-War Period, 1919�1939

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ingrid Sharp, Matthew Stibbe

    In historical writing the interwar years are often associated with the rise of extreme forms of nationalism. Yet paradoxically this period also saw significant advances in the development of internationalism and international-mindedness. This collection examines previously under-researched aspects…

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  • Women Activating Agency in Academia: Metaphors, Manifestos and Memoir book cover

    Women Activating Agency in Academia

    Metaphors, Manifestos and Memoir, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison L. Black, Susanne Garvis

    Women Activating Agency in Academia seeks to create and expand safe spaces for scholarly, professional and personal stories and assemblages of agency. It provides readers with the opportunity to connect with the strategies women are using to navigate academe and the core values, linked to trust,…

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