History: Women's & Gender History

  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia book cover

    Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Tobias Rettig, Vina A. Lanzona

    Based on multidisciplinary perspectives, this book brings together a wide range of case studies covering women as agents of violence in periods of armed conflict in Southeast Asia. It discusses why these women were active in a domain traditionally preserved for men, and how it arguably transgressed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Gender, Law and Economic Wellbeing in Early Modern and Modern Europe book cover

    Gender, Law and Economic Wellbeing in Early Modern and Modern Europe

    Edited by Anna Dr Bellavitis, Beatrice Dr Zucca Micheletto

    What is the link between gender, law and economic wellbeing? This book looks at how social, cultural, geographical and economic environment as well as different legal and juridical systems have shaped and influenced the access of women and men to the economy and to the market and how these systems…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Gender and Well-Being

  • The Eloquence of Silence: Algerian Women in Question book cover

    The Eloquence of Silence

    Algerian Women in Question, 2nd Edition

    By Marnia Lazreg

    The Eloquence of Silence, first published in 1995, is considered a seminal text in the scholarship of women and North Africa. This new edition is throroughly updated throughout to connect the material to recent political events, such as the Arab Spring, and includes considerable new material which…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge

  • Women and Work in Premodern Europe: Experiences, Relationships and Cultural Representation, c. 1100-1800 book cover

    Women and Work in Premodern Europe

    Experiences, Relationships and Cultural Representation, c. 1100-1800

    Edited by Merridee L. Bailey, Tania M. Colwell, Julie Hotchin

    This book re-evaluates and extends understandings about how work was conceived and what it could entail for women in the premodern period in Europe from c. 1100-1800. It does this by building on the impressive growth in literature on women’s working experiences, and by adopting new…

    Hardback – 2018-05-16 
    Routledge

  • Beyond Women's Words: Feminisms and the Practices of Oral History in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Beyond Women's Words

    Feminisms and the Practices of Oral History in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Katrina Srigley, Stacey Zembrzycki, Franca Iacovetta

    Beyond Women’s Words unites feminist scholars, artists, and community activists working with the stories of women and other historically marginalized subjects to address the contributions and challenges of doing feminist oral history. Feminists who work with oral history methods want to tell…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Writings on Black Women of the Diaspora: History, Language, and Identity book cover

    Writings on Black Women of the Diaspora

    History, Language, and Identity

    By Lean'tin Bracks

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Living Out Loud: An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture book cover

    Living Out Loud

    An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture

    Edited by Michael Murphy

    Living Out Loud: An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture offers students a foundation on evidence-based, interdisciplinary knowledge of LGBT history, society, and culture. Including chapters on sexual health and cross-cultural diversity, this text captures the full scope of LGBT…

    Paperback – 2018-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Real Lives in the Sixteenth Century: A Global Perspective book cover

    Real Lives in the Sixteenth Century

    A Global Perspective

    By Rebecca Ard Boone

    Real Lives in the Sixteenth Century presents a global history using four sets of biographies to illustrate similar situations in different geographical regions. The vibrant narratives span four continents and include the following pairs: Henry IV of France and Hideyoshi of Japan, Hürrem Sultan (…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10 
    Routledge

  • Global Women's Work: Perspectives on Gender and Work in the Global Economy book cover

    Global Women's Work

    Perspectives on Gender and Work in the Global Economy

    Edited by Beth English, Mary E. Frederickson, Olga Sanmiguel-Valderrama

    Global Women’s Work: Perspectives on Gender and Work in the Global Economy considers how women are shaping the global economic landscape through their labour, activism, and multiple discourses about work. Bringing together an interdisciplinary group of international scholars, the book offers a…

    Paperback – 2018-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

  • Emergent Feminisms: Complicating a Postfeminist Media Culture book cover

    Emergent Feminisms

    Complicating a Postfeminist Media Culture

    Edited by Jessalynn Keller, Maureen E. Ryan

    Through twelve chapters that historicize and re-evaluate postfeminism as a dominant framework of feminist media studies, this collection maps out new modes of feminist media analysis at both theoretical and empirical levels and offers new insights into the visibility and circulation of feminist…

    Paperback – 2018-03-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender, Sexuality, and Media

  • Title IX: The Transformation of Sex Discrimination in Education book cover

    Title IX

    The Transformation of Sex Discrimination in Education

    By Elizabeth Kaufer Busch, William Thro

    This book examines the passage and impact of Title IX up to the present day. The 1972 law requiring gender equity in educational programs receiving federal funding has had a transformative effect on American education. Elizabeth Kaufer Busch and William Thro evaluate the ways in which the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Moments in American History

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