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  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vina A. Lanzona, Frederik Rettig

    This book brings together a wide range of case studies to explore the experiences and significance of women warriors in Southeast Asian history from ancient to contemporary times. Using a number of sources, including royal chronicles, diaries, memoirs and interviews, the book discusses why women…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Deviant Maternity

    Illegitimacy in Wales, c. 1680–1800, 1st Edition

    By Angela Joy Muir

    This is the first-ever book to explore illegitimacy in Wales during the eighteenth century. Drawing on previously-overlooked archival sources, it examines the scope and context of Welsh illegitimacy, and the link between illegitimacy, courtship and economic precarity. It also goes beyond courtship…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Mapping Security in the Pacific

    A Focus on Context, Gender and Organisational Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara N Amin, Danielle Watson, Christian Girard

    This book examines questions about the changing nature of security and insecurity in Pacific Island Countries (PICs). Previous discussions of security in the Pacific region have been largely determined by the geopolitical interests of the Global North. This volume instead attempts to centre PICs’…

    Hardback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • Women, Agency, and the State in Guinea

    Silent Politics, 1st Edition

    By Carole Ammann

    This book examines how women in Guinea articulate themselves politically within and outside institutional politics. It documents the everyday practices that local female actors adopt to deal with the continuous economic, political, and social insecurities that emerge in times of political…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Gender and Sexuality in Africa

  • Honour Killings and Criminal Justice

    Social and Legal Challenges in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Ferya Taş-Çifçi

    Despite recent reforms to the Turkish Penal Code, the country retains a high level of honour-based violence. This book analyses the motives behind honour-based violence in Turkey and examines the criminal justice system’s approach to this type of crime. The work takes a socio-legal approach to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Affective Health and Masculinities in South Africa

    An Ethnography of (In)vulnerability, 1st Edition

    By Hans Reihling

    Affective Health and Masculinities in South Africa explores how different masculinities modulate substance use, interpersonal violence, suicidality, and AIDS as well as recovery cross-culturally. With a focus on three male protagonists living in very distinct urban areas of Cape Town, this…

    Hardback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology

  • Female Capital Punishment

    From the Gallows to Unofficial Abolition in Connecticut, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence B Goodheart

    This book systematically investigates the capital punishment of girls and women in one jurisdiction in the United States during nearly four centuries. Using Connecticut as an essential case study, due toits long history as a colony and a state, this study is the first of its kind not only for New…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Un-Roman Sex

    Gender, Sexuality, and Lovemaking in the Roman Provinces and Frontiers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tatiana Ivleva, Rob Collins

    Un-Roman Sex explores how gender and sex were perceived and represented outside the Mediterranean core of the Roman Empire. The volume critically explores the gender constructs and sexual behaviours in the provinces and frontiers in light of recent studies of Roman erotic experience and flux…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Violence and Resistance in Sikh Gendered Identity

    1st Edition

    By Jaspal Kaur Singh

    This book examines the constructions and representations of male and female Sikhs in Indian and diasporic literature and culture through the consideration of the role of violence as constitutive of Sikh identity. How do Sikh men and women construct empowering identities within the Indian…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge India

  • Women’s Rights and Law Codes in Early India, 600 BCE- 570 ACE

    1st Edition

    By Sita Anantha Raman

    This book looks at the first eight Sanskrit law codes written in India, between 600 BCE-570 ACE. It focuses on the legal, religious and ethical customs which were codified in this period and their impact on the social and political life of women. The volume analyzes texts such as the major Dharma…

    Hardback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge India

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