Gender Studies Products

  • Transforming Social Work Practice

    Postmodern Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Fook, Bob Pease

    Transforming Social Work Practice shows that postmodern theory offers new strategies for social workers concerned with political action and social justice. It explores ways of developing practice frameworks, paradigms and principles which take advantage of the perspectives offered by postmodern…

    Paperback – 1999-04-22

  • Bisexuality: A Critical Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Merl Storr

    Bisexuality: A Critical Reader presents the essential primary texts on bisexuality from the last 100 years in an easy-to-read format. Exploring this often controversial concept from a range of perspectives, this book places bisexuality in its historical and cultural context and explores its many…

    Paperback – 1999-03-25

  • Technologies of Procreation

    Kinship in the Age of Assisted Conception, 2nd Edition

    By Jeanette Edwards, Sarah Franklin, Eric Hirsch, Frances Price, Marilyn Strathern

    Technologies of Procreation bridges the gap between medical technology and cultural values. It looks at the ways in which the 'technologies of procreation' affect society from an anthropological perspective.…

    Paperback – 1999-01-14

  • Stigmata

    Escaping Texts, 1st Edition

    By Hélène Cixous

    Hèléne Cixous -- author, playwright and French feminist theorist -- is a key figure in twentieth-century literary theory. Stigmata brings together her most recent essays for the first time.Acclaimed for her intricate and challenging writing style, Cixous presents a collection of texts…

    Hardback – 1998-10-01

  • Reader in Gender Archaeology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kelley Hays-Gilpin, David S. Whitley

    This Reader in Gender Archaeology presents nineteen current, controversial and highly influential articles which confront and illuminate issues of gender in prehistory. The question of gender difference and whether it is natural or culturally constructed is a compelling one. The articles here,…

    Paperback – 1998-04-09
    Routledge Readers in Archaeology

  • Gender and Social Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Vivien Burr

    Explaining theory and research in an accessible but thorough manner, Gender and Social Psychology critically evaluates the contribution that psychology has made to the study of gender, examining key issues such a family roles and parenting, inequalities in education, jobs and pay, and the effects…

    Paperback – 1998-04-02

  • Community Activism and Feminist Politics

    Organizing Across Race, Class, and Gender, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Naples

    This collection demonstrates the diversity of women's struggles against problems such as racism, violence, homophobia, focusing on the complex ways that gender, culture, race-ethnicity and class shape women's political consciousness in the US.…

    Paperback – 1997-11-20
    Perspectives on Gender

  • Materialist Feminism

    A Reader in Class, Difference, and Women's Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Hennessy, Chrys Ingraham

    During the 1980s, capitalism triumphantly secured its global reach, anti-communist ideologies hammered home socialism's inherent failure, the New Left increasingly moved into the professional middle class--and many of feminism's earlier priorities were marginalized. "Identity politics", often…

    Paperback – 1997-08-12

  • Introducing Race and Gender into Economics

    1st Edition

    By Robin L Bartlett

    Economics has tended to be a very male, middle class, white discipline. Introducing Race and Gender into Economics is a ground-breaking book which generates ideas for integrating race and gender issues into introductory eocnomics courses. Each section gives an overview of how to modify standard…

    Paperback – 1997-07-10

  • The Second Wave

    A Reader in Feminist Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda Nicholson

    The Second Wave collects many of the major essays of feminist theory of the past forty years, essays by the figures who have made key contributions to feminist theory during this period and have generated extensive discussion. Organized historically, these essays provide a sense of the major…

    Paperback – 1997-02-21

  • We Are Everywhere

    A Historical Sourcebook of Gay and Lesbian Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Blasius, Shane Phelan

    We Are Everywhere brings together the key primary sources relating to the politics of homosexuality. Tracing the evolution of the lesbian and gay movement, We Are Everywhere includes writings from the beginnings of the gay and lesbian movement in the 19th century ; legal and government studies…

    Paperback – 1997-02-07

  • Challenging Fronteras

    Structuring Latina and Latino Lives in the U.S., 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Romero, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Vilma Ortiz

    Challenging Fronteras reflects an important new wave of research that moves beyond sweeping generalizations that treat Latinos as a monolithic cultural group. This anthology focuses on the diversity of Latino experiences by providing historical specificity and cutting-edge research that employs the…

    Paperback – 1997-01-15

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