Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • African Diaspora and the Metropolis: Reading the African, African American and Caribbean Experience book cover

    African Diaspora and the Metropolis

    Reading the African, African American and Caribbean Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fassil Demissie

    At the end of the 19th and at the beginning of the 20th century, a number of African American and Caribbean intellectuals and immigrants of the African Diaspora with all their apprehensions set out in steamships en route and carried with them a certain presence to the metropoleis of Europe and…

    Paperback – 2013-08-08
    Routledge

  • Contesting the Politics of Genocidal Rape: Affirming the Dignity of the Vulnerable Body book cover

    Contesting the Politics of Genocidal Rape

    Affirming the Dignity of the Vulnerable Body, 1st Edition

    By Debra B. Bergoffen

    Rape, traditionally a spoil of war, became a weapon of war in the ethnic cleansing campaign in Bosnia. The ICTY Kunarac court responded by transforming wartime rape from an ignored crime into a crime against humanity. In its judgment, the court argued that the rapists violated the Muslim women’s…

    Paperback – 2013-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Gender Balance and Gender Bias in Education: International Perspectives book cover

    Gender Balance and Gender Bias in Education

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deirdre Raftery, Maryann Valiulis

    This book presents a compelling range of international research on the issues of gender balance and gender bias in education. The chapters draw on cutting edge work from the US, Latin America, the UK, Ireland and Africa, presenting readers with new insights into how educators and students often…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge

  • Play, Creativity, and Social Movements: If I Can't Dance, It’s Not My Revolution book cover

    Play, Creativity, and Social Movements

    If I Can't Dance, It’s Not My Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Shepard

    As we play, we step away from stark reality to conjure up new possibilities for the present and our common future. Today, a new cohort of social activists are using it to create social change and reinvent democratic social relations. In contrast to work or routine, play must be free. To the extent…

    Paperback – 2013-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Making Gender, Making War: Violence, Military and Peacekeeping Practices book cover

    Making Gender, Making War

    Violence, Military and Peacekeeping Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annica Kronsell, Erika Svedberg

    Making Gender, Making War is a unique interdisciplinary edited collection which explores the social construction of gender, war-making and peacekeeping. It highlights the institutions and processes involved in the making of gender in terms of both men and women, masculinity and femininity. The…

    Paperback – 2013-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Rethinking Feminist Interventions into the Urban book cover

    Rethinking Feminist Interventions into the Urban

    1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Peake, Martina Rieker

    In Rethinking Feminist Interventions into the Urban, Linda Peake and Martina Rieker embark on an ambitious project to explore the extent to which a feminist re-imagining of the twenty-first century city can form the core of a new emerging analytic of women and the neoliberal urban. In a world in…

    Paperback – 2013-05-17
    Routledge

  • The Law on the Use of Force: A Feminist Analysis book cover

    The Law on the Use of Force

    A Feminist Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Gina Heathcote

    The book presents the international laws on the use of force whilst demonstrating the unique insight a feminist analysis offers this central area of international law. The book highlights key conceptual barriers to the enhanced application of the law of the use of force, and develops international…

    Paperback – 2013-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • My New Gender Workbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving World Peace Through Gender Anarchy and Sex Positivity book cover

    My New Gender Workbook

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving World Peace Through Gender Anarchy and Sex Positivity, 2nd Edition

    By Kate Bornstein

    "This updated edition of Bornstein's formative My Gender Workbook (1997) provides an invigorating introduction to contemporary theory around gender, sexuality, and power. The original is a classic of modern transgender theory and literature and, alongside Bornstein's other work, has influenced an…

    Paperback – 2013-04-17
    Routledge

  • Feminist International Relations: 'Exquisite Corpse' book cover

    Feminist International Relations

    'Exquisite Corpse', 1st Edition

    By Marysia Zalewski

    This book offers a contemporary intervention in the field of feminism/international relations. Partly inspired by Surrealism, the book is written in a series of vignettes and draws on a variety of approaches inviting readers in to inhabit the text. It is a politically engaged book, though one which…

    Paperback – 2013-03-19
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Japanese Women, Class and the Tea Ceremony: The voices of tea practitioners in northern Japan book cover

    Japanese Women, Class and the Tea Ceremony

    The voices of tea practitioners in northern Japan, 1st Edition

    By Kaeko Chiba

    This book examines the complex relationship between class and gender dynamics among tea ceremony (chadō) practitioners in Japan. Focusing on practitioners in a provincial city, Akita, the book surveys the rigid, hierarchical chadō system at grass roots level. Making critical use of Bourdieu’s idea…

    Paperback – 2013-01-29
    Routledge
    Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

  • The Body in Postwar Japanese Fiction book cover

    The Body in Postwar Japanese Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Douglas Slaymaker

    This book explores one of the crucial themes in postwar Japanese fiction. Through an examination of the work of a number of prominent twentieth century Japanese writers, the book analyses the meaning of the body in postwar Japanese discourse, the gender constructions of the imagery of the body and…

    Paperback – 2012-11-15
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations/Literature and Society

  • Globalisation and Women in the Japanese Workforce book cover

    Globalisation and Women in the Japanese Workforce

    1st Edition

    By Beverley Bishop

    Globalisation and Women in the Japanese Workforce contributes to the debate about the impact of globalisation upon women. It examines the effect of restructuring upon women's employment in Japan and describes the actions women are taking individually and collectively to campaign for change in their…

    Paperback – 2012-11-15
    Routledge
    The University of Sheffield/Routledge Japanese Studies Series

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