Gender Studies Products

  • Philosophical Inquiries into Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Mothering

    Maternal Subjects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila Lintott, Maureen Sander-Staudt

    Philosophical inquiry into pregnancy, childbirth, and mothering is a growing area of interest to academic philosophers. This volume brings together a diverse group of philosophers to speak about topics in this reemerging area of philosophical inquiry, taking up new themes, such as maternal…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Women, Literacy and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Robinson-Pant

    Women's literacy is often assumed to be the key to promoting better health, family planning and nutrition in the developing world. This has dominated much development research and has led to women's literacy being promoted by governments and aid agencies as the key to improving the lives of poor…

    Paperback – 2014-12-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Women's Work and Wages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christina Jonung, Inga Persson

    At a time when women in industrialized countries have a stronger and more permanent presence in the labour market than ever before, why does the gender pay gap differ so greatly between countries? The contributors to this book use empirical studies of gender differences in family responsibilities…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge

  • Gender, Ethnicity and Place

    Women and Identity in Guyana, 1st Edition

    By Linda Peake, D. Alissa Trotz

    This book is concerned with the nature of the relationship between gender, ethnicity and poverty in the context of the external and internal dynamics of households in Guyana. Using detailed data collected from male and female respondents in three separate locations, two urban and one rural, and…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Gender, Culture and Organizational Change

    Putting Theory into Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Itzen, Janet Newman

    An engaging contribution to the increasing body of knowledge about gender and organizations, Gender, Culture and Organizational Change examines gender-based inequality in organizations and considers how sexual and social relations between women and men based on sexuality, power and control…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge

  • The Educated Woman

    Minds, Bodies, and Women's Higher Education in Britain, Germany, and Spain, 1865-1914, 1st Edition

    By Katharina Rowold

    The Educated Woman is a comparative study of the ideas on female nature that informed debates on women’s higher education in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in three western European countries. Exploring the multi-layered roles of science and medicine in constructions of sexual…

    Paperback – 2014-12-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • 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

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