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  • Psychotherapy and the Promiscuous Patient

    1st Edition

    By E Mark Stern

    Learn effective strategies for therapy with promiscuous patients from this in-depth exploration of the phenomenon of promiscuity in the lives and backgrounds of patients seeking psychotherapy. This unique book features insights about the pitfalls of patients who cannot bear commitment to any one…

    Paperback – 1993-01-08

  • Gender and Ethnicity in Schools

    Ethnographic Accounts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martyn Hammersley, Peter Woods

    A serious but highly accessible look at recent work on the issues of gender and race. Gender and Ethnicity in Schools raises crucial educational and political issues, paying particular attention to the pupils' experience of school.…

    Paperback – 1993-01-07

  • Menstrual Disorders

    1st Edition

    By Graham Scambler, Graham Scambler

    What does modern medical science know about menstruation? Less than is commonly assumed, according to Annette and Graham Scambler. In this thought-provoking book, they challenge orthodox thinking on menstruation and disorders associated with it. Based on women's own experience and accounts of…

    Paperback – 1992-12-03

  • The Female Nude

    Art, Obscenity and Sexuality, 1st Edition

    By Lynda Nead

    Anyone who examines the history of Western art must be struck by the prevalence of images of the female body. More than any other subject, the female nude connotes `art'. The framed image of a female body, hung on the walls of an art gallery, is an icon of Western culture, a symbol of civilization…

    Paperback – 1992-12-03

  • The Sexual Subject

    Screen Reader in Sexuality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mandy Merck

    The Sexual Subject brings together writing on sexuality which has appeared in ^Screen over the past two decades. It reflects the journal's continuing engagement with questions of sexuality and signification in the cinema, an engagement which has had a profound influence on the development of the…

    Paperback – 1992-10-29

  • Motherhood and Representation

    The Mother in Popular Culture and Melodrama, 1st Edition

    By E. Ann Kaplan

    From novels of the nineteenth century to films of the 1990s, American culture, abounds with images of white, middle-class mothers. In Motherhood and Representation, E. Ann Kaplan considers how the mother appears in three related spheres: the historical, in which she charts changing representations…

    Paperback – 1992-05-07

  • Regulating Womanhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carol Smart

    This collection of original essays looks at a topic of growing interest and debate in feminist and historical circles: the social regulation of women through law during the 19th and 20th centuries, and the resistance which emerged in response. The collection refutes the notion of women oppressed…

    Paperback – 1992-03-12

  • Women and Attempted Suicide

    1st Edition

    By Jack Raymond

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1992-02-29
    Psychology Press

  • Cocaine, AIDS, and Intravenous Drug Use

    1st Edition

    By Samuel R Friedman, Douglas S Lipton, Barry Stimmel

    In lay language, Cocaine, AIDS, and Intravenous Drug Use presents what works and what doesn’t work in counseling drug dependent persons. Those in the substance abuse treatment field have been concerned in the last few years with combating the deadly combination of cocaine addiction and AIDS. This…

    Paperback – 1991-11-03

  • Femininity and Domination

    Studies in the Phenomenology of Oppression, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Lee Bartky

    Bartky draws on the experience of daily life to unmask the many disguises by which intimations of inferiority are visited upon women. She critiques both the male bias of current theory and the debilitating dominion held by notions of "proper femininity" over women and their bodies in patriarchal…

    Paperback – 1990-11-20
    Thinking Gender

  • Health

    1st Edition

    By Peter Aggleton, Peter Aggleton

    Written in a clear, accessible style, Health introduces students to the valuable contribution sociologists have made to understanding health, illness and disease. In so doing, it challenges the adequacy of biomedical models, contrasting them with explanations offered by positivist, interactionist,…

    Paperback – 1990-02-01
    Society Now

  • Feminist Thought

    A Comprehensive Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Rosemarie Tong

    In this survey of feminist theory, Rosemarie Tong provides coverage of the psychoanalytic, existential and postmodern schools of feminism. The author guides the reader through the complexities of even the most notoriously difficult thinkers. Students will meet and become familiar with many of the…

    Paperback – 1989-07-27

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