Gender Studies Products

  • Latina Outsiders and Remaking Latina Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Grisel Acosta

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Global Gender

  • Gender Equality and Genocide Prevention in Africa

    The Responsibility to Protect, 1st Edition

    By Serena Timmoneri

    This book investigates what impact gender equality has on genocide in Africa, to verify whether it is a missing indicator from current risk assessments and models for genocide prevention. Examining whether states characterised by lower levels of gender equality are more likely to experience…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 

  • Women, Violence, and the Islamic State

    Resurrecting the Caliphate through Femicide, 1st Edition

    By V.G. Julie Rajan

    This book explores the self-proclaimed Islamic State’s (IS) perspectives on and violence against women. Since its inception and subsequent rise to power, the IS has established a reputation of ethnic and religiously motivated intolerance and violence. This book highlights how this also extends to a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Sea Log

    Malabar to New York, 1st Edition

    By May Joseph

    Migrations by sea have transformed modern conceptions of mobility and belonging, disrupting notions of how to write about movement, memory, displaced histories. The ocean has always been the harbringer of strangers to new shores. Sea Log is a memory theater of repressive hauntings based on urban…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Changing Mobilities

  • Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment

    A Historical Intersectional Study of Black Girlhood in Virginia, 1st Edition

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Intersectional Criminology

  • The Legacies of Matthew Shepard

    Twenty Years Later, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helis Sikk, Leisa Meyer

    This edited collection explores the deeper contexts and consequences surrounding the murder of Matthew Shepard. This young gay man was brutally beaten and left tied to a fence on a chill Wyoming night in October 1998. Found the next morning by two cyclists, he was transported to a hospital in Fort…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Sexuality: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Kari Lerum

    Sexuality: The Basics is an introductory guide to the diverse and ever changing field of sexuality studies and its intersection with gender, women’s and queer studies. Drawing on the humanities, social sciences and health sciences, this text examines the key concepts and issues within this field of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31 
    The Basics

  • Women’s and Gender Studies in India

    Crossings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anu Aneja

    This book frames the major debates and contemporary issues in women’s and gender studies in India. It locates them in the context of key theories, their interlinkages, and significant crossings and overlaps within the field while juxtaposing feminist and queer perspectives. The essays in the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge India

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

    1st Edition

    By Martín Meráz García, Martha L. Cottam, Bruno 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 – 2019-01-21 
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • 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 – 2019-01-09 

  • Heavenly Creatures

    Queer Fantasy and the Coming-of-Age Film, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Scahill

    Heavenly Creatures (1994), an early film by blockbuster director Peter Jackson, chronicles the true story of Pauline Parker and Juliet Hulme, two adolescent girls in 1954 New Zealand. In the film, the girls develop a deep romantic friendship based in shared fantasy, but their forced separation…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • The Aesthetics, Gender, and Feminism of the Beat Women

    1st Edition

    By Polina Mackay

    Examining a peculiarity in the legacy of the Beat Generation, this book considers the fact that a body of literature centered around the work of authors with misogynist tendencies such as William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, and Jack Kerouac has been a profound influence on later generations of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

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