Gender Studies Products

  • Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment

    A Historical Intersectional Study of Black Girlhood in Virginia

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 

  • Living Under Sex Offender Laws

    The Collateral Consequences for Offenders and their Families

    By Tusty ten Bensel, Lisa Sample

    Individuals convicted of crimes often face barriers upon returning to society, such as full participation in the economy, the polity, the housing market, and other citizenship activities. Without a stake in society, people can become disengaged from conventional activities and feel free to deviate…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 

  • Women, Violence, and the Islamic State

    Resurrecting the Caliphate through Femicide

    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 – 2018-09-30 
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • The Transformation of Marriage and Social Inequality in Post-Reform China

    By Yingchun Ji

    Women pioneering late marriage in the near universal and early marriage context in China have increasingly been castigated as "leftover" women in recent years, generating a media frenzy and societal obsession in China that has drawn global attention. This book sheds critical light on this new…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Tobias Rettig, Vina A. Lanzona

    Based on multidisciplinary perspectives, this book brings together a wide range of case studies covering women as agents of violence in periods of armed conflict in Southeast Asia. It discusses why these women were active in a domain traditionally preserved for men, and how it arguably transgressed…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Routledge Handbook of Gender and Security

    Edited by Laura Sjoberg, Laura J Shepherd, Caron E. Gentry

    This handbook provides a comprehensive look at the study of gender and security in global politics. The volume is based on the core argument that gender is conceptually necessary to thinking about core questions of security; analytically important for thinking about cause and effect in security;…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21 

  • Gender: The Basics

    2nd edition

    By Hilary Lips

    Gender: The Basics is an engaging introduction to the influence of cultural, historical, biological, psychological and economic forces on ways in which we have come to define and experience femininity and masculinity, and on the impact and importance of gender categories. Highlighting that there is…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09 
    The Basics

  • African Women, ICT and Neoliberal Politics

    The Challenge of Gendered Digital Divides to People-Centered Governance

    By Assata Zerai

    Mobile phones/ICT are shown to be linked to neoliberal understandings of more democratic governance structures, defined by the World Bank governance indicators as: the rule of law, corruption-control, regulation quality, government effectiveness, political stability/ no violence and voice and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge Studies on Gender and Sexuality in Africa

  • Emma Hamilton and Late Eighteenth-Century European Art

    Agency, Performance, and Representation

    By Ersy Contogouris

    This book uses an art historical and feminist methodology to engage with Emma Hamilton, an eighteenth century celebrity who appeared in many works of art by important artists including Angelica Kauffmann, George Romney and Élisabeth Vigée-Le Brun. Ersy Contogouris analyzes works of art in which…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28 
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • Pop Art and Popular Music

    Jukebox Modernism

    By Melissa L. Mednicov

    This book offers an innovative and interdisciplinary approach to Pop art scholarship through a recuperation of popular music into art historical understandings of the movement. Jukebox modernism is a procedure by which Pop artists used popular music within their works to disrupt decorous modernism…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22 
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Routledge Companion to Gender, Sex and Latin American Culture

    Edited by Frederick Luis Aldama

    The Routledge Companion to Gender, Sex and Latin American Culture is the first comprehensive volume to explore the intersections between gender, sexuality, and the creation, consumption, and interpretation of popular culture in the Américas. The chapters seek to enrich our understanding of the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14 
    Routledge Companions to Gender

  • Women Philosophers on Autonomy

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by Sandrine Berges, Alberto L. Siani

    We encounter autonomy in virtually every area of philosophy: in its relation with rationality, personality, self-identity, authenticity, freedom, moral values and motivations, and forms of government, legal, and social institutions. At the same time, the notion of autonomy has been the subject of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 

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