Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • Excavating Women: A History of Women in European Archaeology book cover

    Excavating Women

    A History of Women in European Archaeology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Magarita Díaz-Andreu, Marie Louise Stig Sorensen

    Archaeologists are increasingly aware of issues of gender when studying past societies; women are becoming better represented within the discipline and are attaining top academic posts. However, until now there has been no study undertaken of the history of women in European archaeology and their…

    Paperback – 2012-05-01
    Routledge

  • Women's Bodies in Psychoanalysis book cover

    Women's Bodies in Psychoanalysis

    1st Edition

    By Rosemary M Balsam

    Why has the female body been marginalised in psychoanalysis, with a focus on female problems and pains only? How can we begin to think about body pleasure, power, competition and aggression as normal in females? In Women's Bodies in Psychoanalysis, Rosemary Balsam argues that re-tracing…

    Paperback – 2012-04-26
    Routledge

  • Feminist Studies: A Guide to Intersectional Theory, Methodology and Writing book cover

    Feminist Studies

    A Guide to Intersectional Theory, Methodology and Writing, 1st Edition

    By Nina Lykke

    In this book, feminist scholar Nina Lykke highlights current issues in feminist theory, epistemology and methodology. Combining introductory overviews with cutting-edge reflections, Lykke focuses on analytical approaches to gendered power differentials intersecting with other processes of social in…

    Paperback – 2012-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Media Representations of Gender and Torture Post-9/11 book cover

    Media Representations of Gender and Torture Post-9/11

    1st Edition

    By Marita Gronnvoll

    In this timely book, Gronnvoll offers a feminist rhetorical examination of gender and torture, looking at the media coverage of Abu Ghraib and Guantánamo Bay, as well as recent popular entertainment television serials where torture appears as a plot device (including 24). In exposing news media…

    Paperback – 2012-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Mohajir Militancy in Pakistan: Violence and Transformation in the Karachi Conflict book cover

    Mohajir Militancy in Pakistan

    Violence and Transformation in the Karachi Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Nichola Khan

    Synthesizing political, anthropological and psychological perspectives, this book addresses the everyday causes and appeal of long-term involvement in extreme political violence in urban Pakistan. Taking Pakistan’s ethno nationalist Mohajir party, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) as a case study,…

    Paperback – 2012-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Gender and Sexuality in India: Selling Sex in Chennai book cover

    Gender and Sexuality in India

    Selling Sex in Chennai, 1st Edition

    By Salla Sariola

    India has one of the highest numbers of HIV carriers in the world. HIV has remained associated with sex work, and large sums of money provided to fund public health interventions have come from global institutions such as UNAIDS, the World Bank and USAID. In the midst of these processes, however,…

    Paperback – 2012-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

  • Subalternity and Difference: Investigations from the North and the South book cover

    Subalternity and Difference

    Investigations from the North and the South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gyanendra Pandey

    Focusing on the idea of difference as a marker of subalternity, this book looks at the ways in which ordinary citizens have sought to present and identify themselves in ways that defy the conventional categorisations of governments and historical experience. Inspired particularly by questions…

    Paperback – 2012-01-15
    Routledge
    Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

  • The Development of the Japanese Nursing Profession: Adopting and Adapting Western Influences book cover

    The Development of the Japanese Nursing Profession

    Adopting and Adapting Western Influences, 1st Edition

    By Aya Takahashi

    In the years after 1868, when Japan's long period of self-imposed isolation ended, in nursing, as in every other aspect of life, the Japanese looked to the west. This book tells the story of 'Florence Nightingale-ism' in Japan, showing how Japanese nursing developed from 1868 to the present. It…

    Paperback – 2011-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Asian Masculinities: The Meaning and Practice of Manhood in China and Japan book cover

    Asian Masculinities

    The Meaning and Practice of Manhood in China and Japan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kam Louie, Morris Low

    This book shows how East Asian masculinities are being formed and transformed as Asia is increasingly globalized. The gender roles performed by Chinese and Japanese men are examined not just as they are lived in Asia, but also in the West. The essays collected here enhance current understandings of…

    Paperback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge

  • Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities book cover

    Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Antoinette Burton

    Gender, Sexuality and Colonial Modernities considers the ways in which modernity was constructed, in all its incompleteness, through colonialism. Using a variety of archival resources and equally diverse methodologies, the authors trace modernity's unstable foundations in the slippages and…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Reading Ads Socially book cover

    Reading Ads Socially

    1st Edition

    By Robert Goldman

    This systematic and authoritative book provides an unrivalled guide to understanding ad culture. It shows how the logic of commodities permeates the ways we think about ourselves, our relationships and our desires. Richly illustrated and written with great clarity, it will be essential reading for…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
    Routledge

  • Gender Diversity in Indonesia: Sexuality, Islam and Queer Selves book cover

    Gender Diversity in Indonesia

    Sexuality, Islam and Queer Selves, 1st Edition

    By Sharyn Graham Davies

    Indonesia provides particularly interesting examples of gender diversity. Same-sex relations, transvestism and cross-gender behaviour have long been noted amongst a wide range of Indonesian peoples. This book explores the nature of gender diversity in Indonesia, and with the world’s largest Muslim…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

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