Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • Daughters of Eve: Pregnant Brides and Unwed Mothers in Seventeenth Century Essex County, Massachusetts book cover

    Daughters of Eve

    Pregnant Brides and Unwed Mothers in Seventeenth Century Essex County, Massachusetts, 1st Edition

    By Else L. Hambleton

    This study examines cases of fornication, bastardy, and paternity cases brought before the courts in Essex County, Massachusetts between 1640 and 1692. Prosecution and conviction rates, sentencing patterns, and socio-economic data, as well as attitudes, were analyzed to determine that women who…

    Paperback – 2012-10-29
    Routledge
    Studies in American Popular History and Culture

  • Groundswell: Grassroots Feminist Activism in Postwar America book cover

    Groundswell

    Grassroots Feminist Activism in Postwar America, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Gilmore

    Groundswell: Grassroots Feminist Activism in Postwar America offers an essential perspective on the post-1960 movement for women’s equality and liberation. Tracing the histories of feminist activism, through the National Organization of Women (NOW) chapters in three different locations: Memphis,…

    Paperback – 2012-10-03
    Routledge

  • Challenging Hegemonic Masculinity book cover

    Challenging Hegemonic Masculinity

    1st Edition

    By Richard Howson

    In the past twenty years there has been a growing interest in the issues surrounding men and masculinity. Driven primarily by the second-wave feminist critique of the legitimacy or hegemony of masculine practice and culture, the hegemony of men in social spheres such as the family, law, and the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Sexual Violence and the Law in Japan book cover

    Sexual Violence and the Law in Japan

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Burns

    This book provides a detailed examination of judicial decision-making in Japanese cases involving sexual violence. It describes the culture of 'eroticised violence' in Japan, which sees the feminine body as culpable and the legal system which encourages homogeneity and conformity in decision-making…

    Paperback – 2012-09-12
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Human Sex Trafficking book cover

    Human Sex Trafficking

    1st Edition

    Edited by Frances P. Bernat

    Human sex trafficking is believed to the most common form of modern day slavery. The victims of domestic and international sex trafficking are estimated to be in the millions. Most of these victims are female and children. They are enslaved in the commercial sex industry for little or no…

    Paperback – 2012-09-06
    Routledge

  • Women in Sports History book cover

    Women in Sports History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carol A. Osborne, Fiona Skillen

    Women are, and have been for many years, actively involved as players, supporters and co-ordinators in a range of sports and yet they are often missing from, or sidelined in, accounts of the history of these sports. Commenting first on the lack of inclusion of women in British sports history, the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-06
    Routledge

  • The First of Causes to Our Sex: The Female Moral Reform Movement in the Antebellum Northeast, 1834-1848 book cover

    The First of Causes to Our Sex

    The Female Moral Reform Movement in the Antebellum Northeast, 1834-1848, 1st Edition

    By Daniel S. Wright

    The First of Causes to Our Sex is a study of the first movement in the United States for social change by and for women. Female moral reform in the 1830s and '40s was a campaign to abolish sexual vice and the sexual double standard, and to promote sexual abstinence among the young as they entered…

    Paperback – 2012-07-26
    Routledge
    Studies in American Popular History and Culture

  • After the Bell: Family Background, Public Policy and Educational Success book cover

    After the Bell

    Family Background, Public Policy and Educational Success, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Albright, Dalton Conley

    Since the publication of the Coleman report in the US many decades ago, it has been widely accepted that the evidence that schools are marginal in the grand scheme of academic achievement is conclusive. Despite this, educational policy across the world remains focused almost exclusively on…

    Paperback – 2012-06-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Gay Hegemony/ Latino Homosexualites book cover

    Gay Hegemony/ Latino Homosexualites

    1st Edition

    By Manolo Guzmán

    Gay Hegemony/ Latino Homosexualities is an interdisciplinary project that weaves ethnographic interviewing with the analysis of texts and material culture to study the intersection of gayness with Latinidad.…

    Paperback – 2012-06-28
    Routledge
    Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

  • Post-Revolutionary Chicana Literature: Memoir, Folklore and Fiction of the Border, 1900–1950 book cover

    Post-Revolutionary Chicana Literature

    Memoir, Folklore and Fiction of the Border, 1900–1950, 1st Edition

    By Sam Lopez

    This book examines how Chicana literature in three genres—memoir, folklore, and fiction—arose at the turn of the twentieth century in the borderlands of the United States and Mexico. Lopez examines three women writers and highlights their contributions to Chicana writing in its earliest years…

    Paperback – 2012-06-28
    Routledge
    Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

  • Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Man: Psychoanalysis and Masculinity book cover

    Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Man

    Psychoanalysis and Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Donald Moss

    Images and ideas associated with masculinity are forever in flux. In this book, Donald Moss addresses the never-ending effort of men—regardless of sexual orientation—to shape themselves in relation to the unstable notion of masculinity. Part 1 looks at the lifelong labor faced by boys and men of…

    Paperback – 2012-05-21
    Routledge

  • Gender and Community Under British Colonialism: Emotion, Struggle and Politics in a Chinese Village book cover

    Gender and Community Under British Colonialism

    Emotion, Struggle and Politics in a Chinese Village, 1st Edition

    By Siu Keung Cheung

    Gender and Community Under British Colonialism is a study of continuity and change in village communities in the New Territories of Hong Kong, China.…

    Paperback – 2012-05-04
    Routledge
    East Asian Studies

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