Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • Feminist Movements in Contemporary Japan book cover

    Feminist Movements in Contemporary Japan

    1st Edition

    By Laura Dales

    In contemporary Japan there is much ambivalence about women’s roles, and the term "feminism" is not widely recognised or considered relevant.  Nonetheless, as this book shows, there is a flourishing feminist movement in contemporary Japan.  The book investigates the features and effects…

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

  • Gender and Labour in Korea and Japan: Sexing Class book cover

    Gender and Labour in Korea and Japan

    Sexing Class, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Barraclough, Elyssa Faison

    Bringing together for the first time sexual and industrial labour as the means to understand gender, work and class in modern Japan and Korea, this book shows that a key feature of the industrialisation of these countries was the associated development of a modern sex labour industry. Tying…

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

  • Routledge International Encyclopedia of Queer Culture book cover

    Routledge International Encyclopedia of Queer Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by David A Gerstner

    The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Queer Culture covers gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer (GLBTQ) life and culture post-1945, with a strong international approach to the subject.The scope of the work is extremely comprehensive, with entries falling into the broad categories of…

    Paperback – 2011-04-08
    Routledge

  • A Life of One's Own book cover

    A Life of One's Own

    1st Edition

    By Marion Milner

    How often do we ask ourselves, ‘What will make me happy? What do I really want from life?’ In A Life of One’s Own Marion Milner explores these questions and embarks on a seven year personal journey to discover what it is that makes her happy. On its first publication, W. H. Auden found the book ‘…

    Paperback – 2011-03-24
    Routledge

  • Buddhist Nuns in Taiwan and Sri Lanka: A Critique of the Feminist Perspective book cover

    Buddhist Nuns in Taiwan and Sri Lanka

    A Critique of the Feminist Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Wei-Yi Cheng

    Taking a comparative approach, this fieldwork-based study explores the lives and thoughts of Buddhist nuns in present-day Taiwan and Sri Lanka. The author examines the postcolonial background and its influence on the modern situation, as well as surveying the main historical, economic, and social…

    Paperback – 2011-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • The New Politics of Masculinity: Men, Power and Resistance book cover

    The New Politics of Masculinity

    Men, Power and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Fidelma Ashe

    The field of masculinities research continues to expand, and has become increasingly complex. Much of the contemporary analysis of men, masculinity and power has been influenced by the work of a number of profeminist writers who have been leading figures in developing new political interventions…

    Paperback – 2011-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Female Leadership: Management, Jungian Psychology, Spirituality and the Global Journey Through Purgatory book cover

    Female Leadership

    Management, Jungian Psychology, Spirituality and the Global Journey Through Purgatory, 1st Edition

    By Karin Jironet

    This book explores the nature of female leadership and illustrates how women may seek to renew the very notion of leadership through their own personal development. Offering a psycho-spiritual examination of Dante’s journey through Purgatory and the seven sins and virtues, the book discusses the…

    Paperback – 2010-11-04
    Routledge

  • Women in the Middle East and North Africa: Agents of Change book cover

    Women in the Middle East and North Africa

    Agents of Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fatima Sadiqi, Moha Ennaji

    This book examines the position of women in the contemporary Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Although it is culturally diverse, this region shares many commonalities with relation to women that are strong, deep, and pervasive: a space-based patriarchy, a culturally strong sense of…

    Paperback – 2010-10-25
    Routledge
    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • The Education Papers book cover

    The Education Papers

    1st Edition

    By Dale Spender

    First published in 1987, this volume makes available key documents, giving the contemporary reader a valuble record of women's struggle for eduacation in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. All of the women in this collection achieved significant reforms or struggled to change popular…

    Paperback – 2010-10-20
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • The Radical Women's Press of the 1850's: Radical Women's Press of the 1850's book cover

    The Radical Women's Press of the 1850's

    Radical Women's Press of the 1850's, 1st Edition

    By Cherise Kramarae, Ann Russo

    First published in 1991. The volume reprints excerpts from six radical feminist journals of this crucial decade:The Lily, the Genius of Liberty, the Pioneer and Women's Advocate, the Una, The Woman's advocate and The Sybil…

    Paperback – 2010-10-20
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon and the Langham Place Group book cover

    Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon and the Langham Place Group

    1st Edition

    By Candida Ann Lacey

    First published in 1987. Reprints material from the 1850's and 1860's, a period which marked a turning point in the history of British Feminism. At the centre of this was Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon, whose pioneering schemes to improve the status of women made these years some of the richest in…

    Paperback – 2010-10-20
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • The Revolution in Words book cover

    The Revolution in Words

    1st Edition

    By Cheris Kramarae, Lana F. Rakow

    First published in 1990. The revolution is one of the most radical periodicals of the Western women's movement. Though it only lasted a few years, it drew considerable attention to the courage and eloquence of its editors and contributors. The volume presents a wide range of exerpts from the…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

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