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  • Geographies of Women's Health

    Place, Diversity and Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Isabel Dyck, Nancy Davis Lewis, Sara McLafferty

    This international collection explores the relationships between society, place, gender and health, and how these play out in different parts of the world. The chapters work together in examining the complex layering of social, economic and political relations that frame women's health. The authors…

    Paperback – 2011-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Female Offenders of Intimate Partner Violence

    Current Controversies, Research and Treatment Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa M. Conradi, Robert Geffner

    The perpetration of intimate partner violence by women has long been a controversial topic. More recently, researchers, treatment providers and other professionals have begun to critically examine theoretical, research and practice perspectives to gather a better understanding of this controversial…

    Paperback – 2011-08-17
    Routledge

  • Lesbianism, Cinema, Space

    The Sexual Life of Apartments, 1st Edition

    By Lee Wallace

    In this cutting edge volume, Wallace identifies a unique trend in post-Production Code films that deal with lesbian content: stories of lesbianism invariably engage with an apartment setting, a spatial motif not typically associated with lesbian history or cultural representation. Through the…

    Paperback – 2011-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Queer Political Performance and Protest

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin Shepard

    From the birth of the Gay Liberation through the rise of the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) in 1987, the global justice movement in 1994, the largest day of antiwar protest in world history in February 2003, the Republican National Convention protests in August 2004, and the massive…

    Paperback – 2011-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Queer Temporalities in Gay Male Representation

    Tragedy, Normativity, and Futurity, 1st Edition

    By Dustin Bradley Goltz

    Through the analysis of over seventy films and thirty television series, ranging from Shortbus, Sweet Home Alabama, and Poseidon to Noah’s Arc, Brothers & Sisters, and Dawson’s Creek, Goltz examines reoccurring narrative structures in popular media that perpetuate the extreme value placed upon…

    Paperback – 2011-07-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Across the Religious Divide

    Women, Property, and Law in the Wider Mediterranean (ca. 1300-1800), 1st Edition

    Edited by Jutta Sperling, Shona Kelly Wray

    Examining women's property rights in different societies across the entire medieval and early modern Mediterranean, this volume introduces a unique comparative perspective to the complexities of gender relations in Muslim, Jewish, and Christian communities. Through individual case studies based on…

    Paperback – 2011-07-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Feminism, Literature and Rape Narratives

    Violence and Violation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sorcha Gunne, Zoe Brigley Thompson

    The essays in this volume discuss narrative strategies employed by international writers when dealing with rape and sexual violence, whether in fiction, poetry, memoir, or drama. In developing these new feminist readings of rape narratives, the contributors aim to incorporate arguments about trauma…

    Paperback – 2011-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Homosexuality and Manliness in Postwar Japan

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan D. Mackintosh

    Japan’s first professionally produced, commercially marketed and nationally distributed gay lifestyle magazine, Barazoku (‘The Rose Tribes’), was launched in 1971. Publicly declaring the beauty and normality of homosexual desire, Barazoku electrified the male homosexual world whilst scandalising…

    Paperback – 2011-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Feminist Movements in Contemporary Japan

    1st Edition

    By Laura Dales

    In contemporary Japan there is much ambivalence about women’s roles, and the term "feminism" is not widely recognised or considered relevant.  Nonetheless, as this book shows, there is a flourishing feminist movement in contemporary Japan.  The book investigates the features and effects…

    Paperback – 2011-04-11
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Gender and Labour in Korea and Japan

    Sexing Class, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Barraclough, Elyssa Faison

    Bringing together for the first time sexual and industrial labour as the means to understand gender, work and class in modern Japan and Korea, this book shows that a key feature of the industrialisation of these countries was the associated development of a modern sex labour industry. Tying…

    Paperback – 2011-04-11
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Buddhist Nuns in Taiwan and Sri Lanka

    A Critique of the Feminist Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Wei-Yi Cheng

    Taking a comparative approach, this fieldwork-based study explores the lives and thoughts of Buddhist nuns in present-day Taiwan and Sri Lanka. The author examines the postcolonial background and its influence on the modern situation, as well as surveying the main historical, economic, and social…

    Paperback – 2011-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • The New Politics of Masculinity

    Men, Power and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Fidelma Ashe

    The field of masculinities research continues to expand, and has become increasingly complex. Much of the contemporary analysis of men, masculinity and power has been influenced by the work of a number of profeminist writers who have been leading figures in developing new political interventions…

    Paperback – 2011-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

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