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  • Alcohol, Gender and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dimitra Gefou-Madianou

    Europeans consitiute 12 and a half per cent of the world's population but consume 50 per cent of the recorded world production alcohol, and this consumption plays a significant role in the cultural, religious, and social identites of these countrise. The contributors show how different groups…

    Hardback – 1992-10-01
    Routledge
    European Association of Social Anthropologists

  • Women and Japanese Management

    Discrimination and Reform, 1st Edition

    By Alice C L Lam

    Standard works on the employment systems of Japanese companies deal almost exclusively with men. Women, however, constitute the vast majority of the low wage, highly flexible "non-core" employees.This book breaks new ground in examining the role of Japanese women in industry. It assesses the extent…

    Hardback – 1992-10-01
    Routledge

  • Reading Ads Socially

    1st Edition

    By Robert Goldman

    This systematic and authoritative book provides an unrivalled guide to understanding ad culture. It shows how the logic of commodities permeates the ways we think about ourselves, our relationships and our desires. Richly illustrated and written with great clarity, it will be essential reading for…

    Hardback – 1992-10-01
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 1989-11-16
    Routledge

  • Intimate Relationships

    Some Social Work Perspectives on Love, 1st Edition

    By Wendell Ricketts, Harvey L Gochros

    Experts present insightful perspectives on the social worker's role in the counseling of clients who have problems with love. As the social work profession recognizes that love and intimacy are essential ingredients of individual and collective social functioning, efforts are underway to legitimize…

    Hardback – 1987-10-16
    Routledge

  • Human Sexuality, Ethnoculture, and Social Work

    1st Edition

    By H Lawrence Lister

    The only book of its kind, Human Sexuality, Ethnoculture, and Social Work combines information about ethnocultural groups in the United States with a focus on issues about sexuality. The authors, each a member of the group about which he or she writes, contribute a unique understanding and…

    Hardback – 1987-01-01
    Routledge

  • Gender and Socialization to Power and Politics

    1st Edition

    By Rita Mae Kelly

    This thought-provoking book illustrates how the interaction of childhood socialization and the reality of the adult woman’s life produces variations in political attitudes and in perceptions of available options for political behavior. Important suggestions for facilitating resocialization to…

    Hardback – 1986-01-01
    Routledge

  • Human Sexuality in Medical Social Work

    1st Edition

    By H Lawrence Lister, David A Shore

    Particularly valuable to social workers and health care personnel, this timely volume offers practical guidelines and unique treatment approaches to use with clients who have sex-related problems. Experts address sexual health and social work intervention in sexual problems. They also present…

    Hardback – 1984-01-01
    Routledge

  • Biopolitics and Gender

    1st Edition

    By Meredith W Watts Jr

    Here is an important book for social scientists interested in the influence of gender on certain types of behavior. Several perspectives are presented on the general topic of biopolitics and gender, including the points of view of brain science, endocrinology, ethology, psychophysiology, and such…

    Hardback – 1984-01-01
    Routledge

  • Votes and More for Women

    Suffrage and After in Connecticut, 1st Edition

    This fascinating book demonstrates the diversity of Connecticut’s women’s feminist activities in pre- and post-suffrage eras and refutes the notion that feminist activism died out with the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment.…

    Hardback – 1983-01-01
    Routledge

  • Homosexuality and the Law

    1st Edition

    A fascinating exploration of how the law--as viewed and decided by the courts--often embodies fear and prejudice against homosexuality, and thereby, becomes the instrument for discrimination. This valuable book covers a wide range of subjects, illustrating the extent to which the lives of gay…

    Hardback – 1979-01-01
    Routledge

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