Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • Feminist Revolution in Literacy: Women's Bookstores in the United States book cover

    Feminist Revolution in Literacy

    Women's Bookstores in the United States, 1st Edition

    By Junko Onosaka

    This book examines the history of women's bookstores in the US from the 1970s to the 1990s. It establishes that women's bookstores played an important role in feminism by enabling the dissemination of women's voices and thereby helping to sustain and enrich the women's movement. They improved…

    Paperback – 2010-04-08
    Routledge
    Studies in American Popular History and Culture

  • Grieving Beyond Gender: Understanding the Ways Men and Women Mourn, Revised Edition book cover

    Grieving Beyond Gender

    Understanding the Ways Men and Women Mourn, Revised Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Kenneth J. Doka, Terry L. Martin

    Grieving Beyond Gender: Understanding the Ways Men and Women Mourn is a revision of  Men Don’t Cry, Women Do: Transcending Gender Stereotypes of Grief. In this work, Doka and Martin elaborate on their conceptual model of "styles or patterns of grieving" – a model that has generated both…

    Paperback – 2010-04-06
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Praxis and Politics: Knowledge Production in Social Movements book cover

    Praxis and Politics

    Knowledge Production in Social Movements, 1st Edition

    By Janet M. Conway

    Praxis and Politics explores the knowledge arising from activist praxis and its significance for reimagining radical and democratic politics. It is based on five years of direct involvement in the Toronto-based Metro Network for Social Justice and their work in coalition building,…

    Paperback – 2010-03-18
    Routledge
    New Approaches in Sociology

  • Screening Gender on Children's Television: The Views of Producers around the World book cover

    Screening Gender on Children's Television

    The Views of Producers around the World, 1st Edition

    By Dafna Lemish

    Screening Gender on Children’s Television offers readers insights into the transformations taking place in the presentation of gender portrayals in television productions aimed at younger audiences. It goes far beyond a critical analysis of the existing portrayals of gender and culture by sharing…

    Paperback – 2010-02-26
    Routledge

  • A Woman's Unconscious Use of Her Body: A Psychoanalytical Perspective book cover

    A Woman's Unconscious Use of Her Body

    A Psychoanalytical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Dinora Pines

    Drawing on Dinora Pines’ lifetime of clinical experience this classic book provides a psychoanalytic understanding of women’s relationships with their bodies, focusing on key moments in women’s lives. With chapters organised to follow the female life-cycle, topics covered include: the turbulence…

    Paperback – 2010-02-22
    Routledge

  • Resisting Citizenship: Feminist Essays on Politics, Community, and Democracy book cover

    Resisting Citizenship

    Feminist Essays on Politics, Community, and Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Martha A. Ackelsberg

    Political participation in America—supposedly the world’s strongest democracy—is startlingly low, and many of the civil rights and economic equity initiatives that were instituted in the 1960s and '70s have been abandoned, as significant proportions of the populace seem to believe that the civil…

    Paperback – 2009-10-30
    Routledge

  • Abortion, Sin and the State in Thailand book cover

    Abortion, Sin and the State in Thailand

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Whittaker

    This book discusses abortion in a non-Western, non-Christian context - in Thailand, where over 300,000 illegal abortions are performed each year by a variety of methods. The book, based on extensive original research in the field, examines a wide range of issues, including stories of the real-life…

    Paperback – 2009-08-14
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Women, Work and the Japanese Economic Miracle: The case of the cotton textile industry, 1945-1975 book cover

    Women, Work and the Japanese Economic Miracle

    The case of the cotton textile industry, 1945-1975, 1st Edition

    By Helen Macnaughtan

    This book shows how, during the period of the Japanese economic miracle, a distinctive female employment system was developed alongside, and different from, the better known Japanese employment system which was applied to male employees. Women, Work and the Japanese Economic Miracle describes and…

    Paperback – 2009-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Feminism and the Women's Movement in Malaysia: An Unsung (R)evolution book cover

    Feminism and the Women's Movement in Malaysia

    An Unsung (R)evolution, 1st Edition

    By Tan Beng Hui, Cecilia Ng, Tan Beng Hui

    Combining both personal and academic insights into the Malaysian women’s movement, this study provides an in-depth account of the multiple struggles of the Malaysian women’s movement, from securing gender equality in a patriarchal society to achieving unity among members of a multi-ethnic society…

    Paperback – 2009-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

  • Remapping Gender in the New Global Order book cover

    Remapping Gender in the New Global Order

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marjorie Griffin-Cohen, Janine Brodie

    This book analyses changes in gender relations, as a result of globalization, in countries on the semi-periphery of power. Semi-periphery refers to those nations which are not drivers of change globally, but have enough economic and political security to have some power in determining their own…

    Paperback – 2009-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Gender Education and Equality in a Global Context: Conceptual Frameworks and Policy Perspectives book cover

    Gender Education and Equality in a Global Context

    Conceptual Frameworks and Policy Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shailaja Fennell, Madeleine Arnot

    The Millennium Development Goals aim to achieve basic education for all by 2015. But can such global agendas address national and local gender inequalities and will they empower women through education? This thought-provoking book offers an opportunity to engage critically with existing and…

    Paperback – 2009-06-29
    Routledge

  • Female Sex Trafficking in Asia: The Resilience of Patriarchy in a Changing World book cover

    Female Sex Trafficking in Asia

    The Resilience of Patriarchy in a Changing World, 1st Edition

    By Vidyamali Samarasinghe

    Trafficking of women and girls for purposes of sexual exploitation across the globe is widely acknowledged as a leading criminal activity. Women of poor countries are particularly vulnerable to sex trafficking. This book identifies the patterns, causes and consequences of female sex trafficking in…

    Paperback – 2009-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

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