Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • Women in Modern Burma book cover

    Women in Modern Burma

    1st Edition

    By Tharaphi Than

    This book challenges the popular notion that Burmese women are powerful and are granted equal rights as men by society. Throughout history Burmese women have been represented as powerful and as having equal status to men by western travellers and scholars alike. National history about women also…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Women and Transformation in Russia book cover

    Women and Transformation in Russia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aino Saarinen, Kirsti Ekonen, Valentina Uspenskaia

    This book looks at Russian women’s mobilization and agency during the two periods of transformation, the turn of the 19th-20th century and the 20th – 21st century. Bringing together the parallels between the two great transformations, it focuses on both the continuities and breaks and, importantly,…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • LGBTQ Voices in Education: Changing the Culture of Schooling book cover

    LGBTQ Voices in Education

    Changing the Culture of Schooling, 1st Edition

    Edited by Veronica E. Bloomfield, Marni E. Fisher

    LGBTQ Voices in Education: Changing the Culture of Schooling addresses the ways in which teachers can meet the needs of LGBTQ students and improve the culture surrounding gender, sexuality, and identity issues in formal learning environments. Written by experts from a variety of backgrounds…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge

  • Language and Masculinities: Performances, Intersections, Dislocations book cover

    Language and Masculinities

    Performances, Intersections, Dislocations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tommaso M. Milani

    This volume showcases cutting-edge research in the linguistic and discursive study of masculinities, comprising the first significant edited collection on language and masculinities since Johnson and Meinhof’s 1997 volume. Overall, the chapters are linked together by a critical analytical…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

  • Gender and Power in Indonesian Islam: Leaders, feminists, Sufis and pesantren selves book cover

    Gender and Power in Indonesian Islam

    Leaders, feminists, Sufis and pesantren selves, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bianca J. Smith, Mark Woodward

    The traditional Islamic boarding schools known as pesantren are crucial centres of Muslim learning and culture within Indonesia, but their cultural significance has been underexplored. This book is the first to explore understandings of gender and Islam in pesantren and Sufi orders in Indonesia. By…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Life Stories of Soviet Women: The Interwar Generation book cover

    Life Stories of Soviet Women

    The Interwar Generation, 1st Edition

    By Melanie Ilic

    This book provides a rich picture of what everyday life was like for women in Soviet times by presenting the life stories of eight women who were born in the interwar period. The life stories are told through interviews with the women who were well educated and well placed in Soviet society, often…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • Women Writers in Postsocialist China book cover

    Women Writers in Postsocialist China

    1st Edition

    By Kay Schaffer, Xianlin Song

    What does it mean to read from elsewhere? Women Writers in Postsocialist China introduces readers to a range and variety of contemporary Chinese women’s writing, which has seen phenomenal growth in recent years. The book addresses the different ways women’s issues are understood in China and the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • The Sense of an Interior: Four Rooms and the Writers that Shaped Them book cover

    The Sense of an Interior

    Four Rooms and the Writers that Shaped Them, 1st Edition

    By Diana Fuss

    The Sense of an Interior is a fascinating exploration of domestic space and of the ways it determines how writers work. The book looks at four famous figures - Emily Dickinson, Sigmund Freud, Helen Keller, and Marcel Proust, and examines the relationship between their work and the spaces where they…

    Paperback – 2015-11-27
    Routledge

  • Tourism and the Globalization of Emotions: The Intimate Economy of Tango book cover

    Tourism and the Globalization of Emotions

    The Intimate Economy of Tango, 1st Edition

    By Maria Törnqvist

    Today, an increasing number of people from all over the world travel to Buenos Aires to dance tango. To accommodate these intimate voyagers, tourist agencies offer travel packages, including classes in tango instruction, dance shoe shopping, and special city maps pointing out the tango clubs in…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Dangerous Classes: The Underclass and Social Citizenship book cover

    Dangerous Classes

    The Underclass and Social Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Lydia Morris

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-08-26
    Routledge

  • A Critical Dictionary of Sociology book cover

    A Critical Dictionary of Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Raymond Boudon, Francois Bourricaud

    Unlike most other sociology or social science dictionaries, in this translation of the Critical Dictionary of Sociology, taken from the second French edition of the Dictionary and edited by the English sociologist Peter Hamilton, the critical value of this distinctive work is at last made available…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21
    Routledge

  • Youth and Sexuality in the Twentieth-Century United States book cover

    Youth and Sexuality in the Twentieth-Century United States

    1st Edition

    By John C. Spurlock

    When did the sexual revolution happen? Most Americans would probably say the 1960s. In reality, young couples were changing the rules of public and private life for decades before. By the early years of the twentieth century, teenagers were increasingly free of adult supervision, and taking control…

    Paperback – 2015-08-11
    Routledge

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