Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • Before the Vote was Won book cover

    Before the Vote was Won

    1st Edition

    By Jane Lewis

    First published in 1987. This volume traces the arguments of early suffragists through the last three decades of the nineteenth century. Includes the texts of the House of Commons Debate on the 1871 Disabilities Bill, 1982 Women's Franchise Bill and key documents by those who were opposed to…

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

  • The Sexuality Debates book cover

    The Sexuality Debates

    1st Edition

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    First published in 1987. From the 1870's to the 1920's, feminists actively campaigned against men's sexual abuse of women. This collection brings together the major articles which fuelled the feminist campaigns and helped to bring about significant reforms.…

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

  • Women's Fabian Tracts book cover

    Women's Fabian Tracts

    1st Edition

    By Sally Alexander

    First published in 1988. This volume situates the work of the Fabian Women's Group in the context of both Fabian socialism and the thought and practise of the early twentieth-century Women's Movement. These tracts have been instrumental in developing present day discourse on the sexual, economic…

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

  • Suffrage and the Pankhursts book cover

    Suffrage and the Pankhursts

    1st Edition

    By Jane Marcus

    First published in 1987. This collection brings together important articles written by Emmeline Pankhurst and her daughters during the Suffragette Campaign, 1903-14. Includes a transcript of the 1908 trial of the suffragette leaders, their speeches, and major pamphlets of the Women's Social and…

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

  • The Non-Violent Militant book cover

    The Non-Violent Militant

    1st Edition

    By Ann Fitzgerald, Carol McPhee

    First published in 1987. This volume collects together writings of Teresa Billington-Greig, suffragette, activist and political theorist. One of the first organizers for the Women's Social and Political Union, she was a founder-member of the Women's freedom League. She was also the first…

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

  • Breaking the Wave: Women, Their Organizations, and Feminism, 1945-1985 book cover

    Breaking the Wave: Women, Their Organizations, and Feminism, 1945-1985

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen A. Laughlin, Jacqueline Castledine

    Breaking the Wave is the first anthology of original essays by both younger and established scholars that takes a long view of feminist activism by systematically examining the dynamics of movement persistence during moments of reaction and backlash. Ranging from the "civic feminism" of white…

    Paperback – 2010-09-21
    Routledge
    New Directions in American History

  • A Cry for Dignity: Religion, Violence and the Struggle of Dalit Women in India book cover

    A Cry for Dignity

    Religion, Violence and the Struggle of Dalit Women in India, 1st Edition

    By Mary Grey

    There are over two-hundred million Dalits– people designated as "untouchable" – across South Asia. Dalit women are subject to greater oppression than men: many are denied access to education, meaningful employment and healthcare and are subjected to temple prostitution and rape. A Cry for Dignity…

    Paperback – 2010-09-21
    Routledge
    Religion and Violence

  • The Women's Movement in Postcolonial Indonesia: Gender and Nation in a New Democracy book cover

    The Women's Movement in Postcolonial Indonesia

    Gender and Nation in a New Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Martyn

    This book examines women's activism in the early years of independent Indonesia when new attitudes to gender, nationalism, citizenship and democratization were forming. It questions the meaning of democratization for women and their relationship to national sovereignty within the new Indonesian…

    Paperback – 2010-06-30
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Muscular Judaism: The Jewish Body and the Politics of Regeneration book cover

    Muscular Judaism

    The Jewish Body and the Politics of Regeneration, 1st Edition

    By Todd Samuel Presner

    Providing valuable insights into an element of European nationalism and modernist culture, this book explores the development of the 'Zionist body' as opposed to the traditional stereotype of the physically weak, intellectual Jew. It charts the cultural and intellectual history showing how the '…

    Paperback – 2010-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Child Abuse, Gender and Society book cover

    Child Abuse, Gender and Society

    1st Edition

    By Jackie Turton

    Traditionally child sexual abuse has been perceived as a male crime, however, recent research suggests that a significant minority of offenders are female. While recognizing the importance of male perpetrators, this groundbreaking book places the behavior of these offending women into social…

    Paperback – 2010-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Sex, Love and Feminism in the Asia Pacific: A Cross-Cultural Study of Young People's Attitudes book cover

    Sex, Love and Feminism in the Asia Pacific

    A Cross-Cultural Study of Young People's Attitudes, 1st Edition

    By Chilla Bulbeck

    ‘Sex, love and feminism’ are three aspects of the rapidly changing gender relations that shape young people’s lives in the Asia Pacific region. Much has been written about rapidly changing countries in Asia, most recently China and India. With the global spread of capitalist production and…

    Paperback – 2010-06-01
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Women and Political Violence: Female Combatants in Ethno-National Conflict book cover

    Women and Political Violence

    Female Combatants in Ethno-National Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Miranda Alison

    This book directly challenges the stereotype that women are inherently peaceable by examining female combatants’ involvement in ethno-national conflicts. Drawing upon empirical case studies of Sri Lanka and Northern Ireland, this study explores the ways in which women have traditionally been…

    Paperback – 2010-05-16
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

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