• Bodies, Symbols and Organizational Practice: The Gendered Dynamics of Power book cover

    Bodies, Symbols and Organizational Practice

    The Gendered Dynamics of Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Agnes Bolsø, Stine Svendsen, Siri Sørensen

    Despite all the efforts to promote change, power and authority still seem to be permanently associated with the white, the straight and the masculine, both symbolically and in the everyday world of organizations. As the intricate relationship between the symbolic and the everyday remains…

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  • Gender, Poverty and Livelihood in the Eastern Himalayas book cover

    Gender, Poverty and Livelihood in the Eastern Himalayas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjoy Hazarika, Reshmi Banerjee

    The Eastern Himalaya region covers a geographical area that spans five nations and has diverse landscapes, a multitude of ethnic groups and a rich variety of flora and fauna. The region is relatively poor in terms of GDP and per capita income; industrialisation and infrastructure is under-developed…

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    Routledge India

  • Family Mobility: Reconciling Career Opportunities and Educational Strategy book cover

    Family Mobility

    Reconciling Career Opportunities and Educational Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Doherty, Wendy Patton, Paul Shield

    Family mobility decisions reveal much about how the public and private realms of social life interact and change. This sociological study explores how contemporary families reconcile individual members’ career and education projects within the family unit over time and space, and unpacks the…

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  • Gender, Governance and Empowerment in India book cover

    Gender, Governance and Empowerment in India

    1st Edition

    By Sreevidya Kalaramadam

    Since the mid-1980s, the presence of women in governance has become a major marker of successful democracy in global and national discourses on the democratization of society. A diverse set of nation-states have legislatively mandated gender quotas to ensure the presence of elected women…

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  • Routledge International Handbook of Diversity Studies book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Diversity Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steven Vertovec

    In recent years the concept of ‘diversity’ has gained a leading place in academic thought, business practice and public policy worldwide. Although variously used, ‘diversity’ tends to refer to patterns of social difference in terms of certain key categories. Today the foremost categories shaping…

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  • Indian Immigrant Women and Work: The American experience book cover

    Indian Immigrant Women and Work

    The American experience, 1st Edition

    By Ramya Vijaya, Bidisha Biswas

    In recent years, interest in the large group of skilled immigrants coming from India to the United States has soared. However, this immigration is seen as being overwhelmingly male. Female migrants are depicted either as family migrants following in the path chosen by men, or as victims of…

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  • Editing Women's Writing, 1670-1840 book cover

    Editing Women's Writing, 1670-1840

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Culley, Anna M. Fitzer

    This edited volume is the first to reflect on the theory and practice of editing women’s writing of the 18th century. The list of contributors includes experts on the fiction, drama, poetry, life-writing, diaries and correspondence of familiar and lesser known women, including Jane Austen,…

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  • Body Language: Narrating illness and disability book cover

    Body Language

    Narrating illness and disability, 1st Edition

    Edited by G. Couser

    As much as we may like to evade them, illness and disability inescapably attend human embodiment – we are all vulnerable subjects. So it might seem natural and inevitable that the most universal, most democratic, form of literature – autobiography – should address these common features of human…

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  • Gendered States of Punishment and Welfare: Feminist Political Economy, Primitive Accumulation and the Law book cover

    Gendered States of Punishment and Welfare

    Feminist Political Economy, Primitive Accumulation and the Law, 1st Edition

    By Adrienne Roberts

    This book presents a feminist historical materialist analysis of the ways in which the law, policing and penal regimes have overlapped with social policies to coercively discipline the poor and marginalized sectors of the population throughout the history of capitalism. Roberts argues that…

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  • Irish Feminist Futures book cover

    Irish Feminist Futures

    1st Edition

    By Claire Bracken

    This book is about the future: Ireland’s future and feminism’s future, approached from a moment that has recently passed. The Celtic Tiger (circa 1995-2008) was a time of extraordinary and radical change, in which Ireland’s economic, demographic, and social structures underwent significant…

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  • Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark McLelland, Vera Mackie

    This collection brings together cutting-edge work by established and emerging scholars focusing on key societies in the East Asian region: China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, North and South Korea, Mongolia and Vietnam. This scope enables the collection to reflect on the nature of the transformations…

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  • Beyond Gender: An Advanced Introduction to Futures of Feminist and Sexuality Studies book cover

    Beyond Gender

    An Advanced Introduction to Futures of Feminist and Sexuality Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Greta Olson, Mirjam Horn-Schott, Daniel Hartley, Regina Leonie Schmidt

    Scholars and activists often narrate the history of gender and feminism as a progression of "waves," said to mark high points of innovation in theory and moments of political breakthrough. Arguing for the notion of multiple futurities over that of progressive waves, Beyond Gender combines…

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