Taylor & Francis India: Gender Studies

  • The Role of Female Combatants in the Nicaraguan Revolution and Counter Revolutionary War book cover

    The Role of Female Combatants in the Nicaraguan Revolution and Counter Revolutionary War

    1st Edition

    By Martín Meráz García, Martha L. Cottam, Bruno M. Baltodano

    The revolution in Nicaragua was unique in that a large percentage of the combatants were women. The Role of Female Combatants in the Nicaraguan Revolution and Counter Revolutionary War is a study of these women and those who fought in the Contra counter revolution on the Atlantic Coast. This book…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Disability and Colonialism: (Dis)encounters and Anxious Intersectionalities book cover

    Disability and Colonialism

    (Dis)encounters and Anxious Intersectionalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Shaun Grech

    The mapping, control and subjugation of the human body and mind were core features of the colonial conquest. This book draws together a rich collection of diverse, yet rigorous, papers that aim to expose the presence and significance of disability within colonialism, and how disability remains…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Women, Work and Care in the Asia-Pacific book cover

    Women, Work and Care in the Asia-Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marian Baird, Michele Ford, Elizabeth Hill

    This book provides a comparative analysis of the social, economic, industrial and migration dynamics that structure women’s paid work and unpaid care work experience in the Asia-Pacific region. Each country-focused chapter examines the formal and informal ways in which work and care are managed,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Dyslexia and Gender Bias: A Critical Review book cover

    Dyslexia and Gender Bias

    A Critical Review, 1st Edition

    By Diane Montgomery

    Providing an overview of the various understandings and approaches taken to dyslexia over the last 100 years, this text considers why men have traditionally taken the lead in dyslexia theory and research, whilst women have often been confined to practice. Exploring how and why particular pathways…

    Hardback – 2019-01-02
    Routledge

  • Gender, Nationalism, and Genocide in Bangladesh: Naristhan/Ladyland book cover

    Gender, Nationalism, and Genocide in Bangladesh

    Naristhan/Ladyland, 1st Edition

    By Azra Rashid

    The 1971 genocide in Bangladesh took place as a result of the region’s long history of colonization, the 1947 partition of the Indian subcontinent into largely Muslim Pakistan and Hindu India, and the continuation of ethnic and religious politics in Pakistan, specifically the political suppression…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Nevertheless, They Persisted: Feminisms and Continued Resistance in the U.S. Women’s Movement book cover

    Nevertheless, They Persisted

    Feminisms and Continued Resistance in the U.S. Women’s Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Reger

    2017 opened with a new presidency in the United States sparking women’s marches across the globe. One thing was clear: feminism and feminist causes are not dead or in decline in the United States. Needed then are studies that capture the complexity of U.S. feminism. Nevertheless, They…

    Paperback – 2018-11-12
    Routledge

  • Louise Jopling: A Biographical and Cultural Study of the Modern Woman Artist in Victorian Britain book cover

    Louise Jopling

    A Biographical and Cultural Study of the Modern Woman Artist in Victorian Britain, 1st Edition

    By Patricia de Montfort

    Louise Jopling: A Biographical and Cultural Study is the first in-depth study of this nineteenth-century painter who was among the first women admitted to the Royal Society of British Artists (in 1902). In part an engaging biography of a compelling celebrity figure and social campaigner in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge

  • Women, Labour and the Economy in India: From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids book cover

    Women, Labour and the Economy in India

    From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids, 1st Edition

    By Deepita Chakravarty, Ishita Chakravarty

    The last available census estimated around 10 per cent of total urban working women in India are concentrated in the low paid domestic services such as cleaning, cooking, and taking care of the children and the elderly. This is found to be much higher in certain parts of India, emerging as the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Caste and Gender in Contemporary India: Power, Privilege and Politics book cover

    Caste and Gender in Contemporary India

    Power, Privilege and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Supurna Banerjee, Nandini Ghosh

    This book explores the intersectional aspects of caste and gender in India that contribute to the multiple marginalities and oppressions of lower castes, with particular reference to Dalits, Muslims and women. It moves beyond the conventional accounts of experiences of women in unequal social and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge India

  • African Women, ICT and Neoliberal Politics: The Challenge of Gendered Digital Divides to People-Centered Governance book cover

    African Women, ICT and Neoliberal Politics

    The Challenge of Gendered Digital Divides to People-Centered Governance, 1st Edition

    By Assata Zerai

    How can we promote people-centered governance in Africa? Cell phones/ information and communications technology (ICT) are shown to be linked to neoliberal understandings of more democratic governance structures, defined by the Worldwide Governance Indicators as: the rule of law, corruption-control,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Gender and Sexuality in Africa

  • Archives and New Modes of Feminist Research book cover

    Archives and New Modes of Feminist Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maryanne Dever

    In an era when the metaphor of the archive is invoked to cover almost any kind of memory, collection or accumulation, it is important to re-examine what is entailed—politically and methodologically—in the practice of feminist archival research. This question is central not only to the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Female Portraiture and Patronage in Marie Antoinette's Court: The Princesse de Lamballe book cover

    Female Portraiture and Patronage in Marie Antoinette's Court

    The Princesse de Lamballe, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Grant

    This comprehensive book brings to light the portraits, private collections and public patronage of the princesse de Lamballe, a pivotal member of Marie-Antoinette’s inner circle. Drawing extensively on unpublished archival sources, Sarah Grant examines the princess’s many portrait commissions and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge
    The Histories of Material Culture and Collecting, 1700-1950

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