Gender Studies Products

  • Gender Development

    1st Edition

    By Judith E. Owen Blakemore, Sheri A. Berenbaum, Lynn S. Liben

    This text offers a unique developmental focus on gender. Gender development is examined from infancy through adolescence, integrating biological, socialization, and cognitive perspectives. The book’s current empirical focus is complemented by a lively and readable style that includes anecdotes…

    Paperback – 2014-11-10
    Psychology Press

  • Gender, National Security, and Counter-Terrorism

    Human rights perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret L. Satterthwaite, Jayne Huckerby

    In the name of fighting terrorism, countries have been invaded; wars have been waged; people have been detained, rendered and tortured; and campaigns for "hearts and minds" have been unleashed. Human rights analyses of the counter-terrorism measures implemented in the aftermath of 11 September 2001…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Treating Transgender Children and Adolescents

    An Interdisciplinary Discussion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Drescher, William Byne

    Extremely gender variant children and adolescents (minors), increasingly referred to as 'trans' or 'transgender children,' are small in number. In recent years, their situation has become highly sensationalized, whilst the matter of how to best treat them remains an area of controversy. A growing…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge

  • Women and Comedy in Solo Performance

    Phyllis Diller, Lily Tomlin and Roseanne, 1st Edition

    By Suzanne Lavin

    This work examines the dramatic changes in America women's comedy performance in the years 1955-1995.The study focuses on the standup of Phyllis Diller and Roseanne andon the character comedy of Lily Tomlin. As the historical arc of women's comedy unfolds, it outlines a change from the traditional…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Routledge
    Studies in American Popular History and Culture

  • Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark McLelland, Vera Mackie

    This collection brings together cutting-edge work by established and emerging scholars focusing on key societies in the East Asian region: China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, North and South Korea, Mongolia and Vietnam. This scope enables the collection to reflect on the nature of the transformations…

    Hardback – 2014-09-03
    Routledge

  • Gender Politics in the Asia-Pacific Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brenda S. A. Yeoh, Peggy Teo, Shirlena Huang

    Amidst the unevenness and unpredictability of change in the Asia-Pacific region, women's lives are being transformed. This volume takes up the challenge of exploring the ways in which women are active players, collaborators, participants, leaders and resistors in the politics of change in the…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Gender and Diversity in the Middle East and North Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zahia Smail Salhi

    The images of women in chadors or burqas as contrasted with images of belly dancers which circulate today as representations of Muslim/Middle Eastern women do not fluctuate from the images propagated by Orientalist paintings and colonial photographs which also offer contrasting representations of…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Harmless Lovers?

    Gender, Theory and Personal Relationships, 1st Edition

    By Mike Gane

    This book examines the interconnections of gender theory and lived gender relationships of some of the key social theorists of the classical period (1789 - 1920): Wollstonecraft, Godwin, Enfantin, Comte, Marx, Engels, Mill, Nietzsche, Durkheim and Weber. By recounting the confrontations of these…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • China's New Underclass

    Paid Domestic Labour, 1st Edition

    By Xinying Hu

    This book examines the implications of China’s economic reforms for domestic work and domestic workers. The author examines the factors that give rise to paid domestic work in a socialist economy, and goes on to look at the need for social protection of domestic workers within cities in…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Queer Times

    Christopher Isherwood's Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Jamie Carr

    This book maps Christopher Isherwood's intellectual and aesthetic reflections from the late 1930s through the late 1970s. Drawing on the queer theory of Eve Sedgwick and the ethical theory of Michel Foucault, Carr illuminates Isherwood's post-war development of a queer ethos through his…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge
    Studies in Major Literary Authors

  • The Cultural Politics of Emotion

    2nd Edition

    By Sara Ahmed

    Praise for the first edition "Ahmed's work contributes to cultural studies and rhetorical theory by elaborating a process through which we can approach everyday emotional practices as rich and complex sites interwoven in struggles for social change."--Rachel C. Riedner, JAC What do emotions do?…

    Paperback – 2014-07-25
    Routledge

  • Transnational Feminism and Global Advocacy in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gita Rajan, Jigna Desai

    Transnational feminism has been critical to feminist theorizing in the global North over the last few decades. Perhaps due to its broad terminology, transnational feminism can become vague and dislocated, losing its ability to name specific critiques of and responses to empire, race, and…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

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