Feminist Psychology Products

  • The Global Hillary

    Women's Political Leadership in Cultural Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dinesh Sharma

    Is there a linkage between "smart power" and Hillary Clinton's leadership style? Can she advance American leadership and women's development worldwide? The Global Hillary addresses these questions and many others. Bringing together two key aspects of Clinton’s ongoing career—her advocacy for…

    Paperback – 2016-05-24
    Routledge
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • Gender and Social Hierarchies

    Perspectives from social psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klea Faniko, Fabio Lorenzi-Cioldi, Oriane Sarrasin, Eric Mayor

    Gender and Social Hierarchies offers a fresh and coherent picture of applied research from within social psychology on the intricate relationship between gender and social status. It comprises a collection of innovative approaches which seek to understand the pervasiveness of status asymmetry…

    Paperback – 2015-11-02
    Routledge

  • Eradicating Female Genital Mutilation

    A UK Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Hilary Burrage

    This ground-breaking handbook details the present situation with regard to female genital mutilation (FGM) in Britain, referring also to other Western nations where FGM occurs. It scrutinises current pathways to eradicating this dangerous, sometimes lethal, form of child abuse and gender-related…

    Paperback – 2015-10-28
    Routledge

  • Gender, Power and Organization

    A psychological perspective on life at work, 2nd Edition

    By Paula Nicolson

    Work organizations are a major site of gender politics for professional women and men, and although there are more women in senior positions than ever before, these increased opportunities have not been gained without psychological consequences. Evidence-based and theoretically driven, the new…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge

  • Beauty and Misogyny

    Harmful cultural practices in the West, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    The new edition of Beauty and Misogyny revisits and updates Sheila Jeffreys' uncompromising critique of Western beauty practice and the industries and ideologies behind it. Jeffreys argues that beauty practices are not related to individual female choice or creative expression, but represent…

    Paperback – 2014-12-03
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • The Psychological Development of Girls and Women

    Rethinking change in time, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Greene

    Choice Recommended Read This thoroughly revised new edition updates Sheila Greene's original transformative account of the psychological development of girls and women and the central role of time in shaping human experience. Greene critically reviews traditional and contemporary theoretical…

    Paperback – 2014-12-01
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Perverse Psychology

    The pathologization of sexual violence and transgenderism, 1st Edition

    By Jemma Tosh

    Psychology defines people who take pleasure in the suffering of others as having a form of mental illness, while media representations frame such behaviour as ‘evil’. This is hotly contested territory, not least where sexual violence is concerned – violence which feminist voices argue is related to…

    Paperback – 2014-06-22
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Knowing Victims

    Feminism, agency and victim politics in neoliberal times, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Stringer

    Knowing Victims explores the theme of victimhood in contemporary feminism and politics. It focuses on popular and scholarly constructions of feminism as ‘victim feminism’ – an ideology of passive victimhood that denies women’s agency – and provides the first comprehensive analysis of the debate…

    Paperback – 2014-06-12
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Women Voicing Resistance

    Discursive and narrative explorations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suzanne McKenzie-Mohr, Michelle N. Lafrance

    Feminist scholars have demonstrated how ‘dominant discourses’ and ‘master narratives’ frequently reflect patriarchal influence, thereby distorting and depoliticizing women’s storying of their own lives. In this groundbreaking volume a number of internationally recognized researchers, working across…

    Paperback – 2014-03-20
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and Maternal Subjectivity

    1st Edition

    By Alison Stone

    In this book, Alison Stone develops a feminist approach to maternal subjectivity. Stone argues that in the West the self has often been understood in opposition to the maternal body, so that one must separate oneself from the mother and maternal care-givers on whom one depended in childhood to…

    Paperback – 2014-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Reflecting on Cosmetic Surgery

    Body image, Shame and Narcissism, 1st Edition

    By Jane Megan Northrop

    Cosmetic surgery represents an extreme form of modern grooming. It is the fastest growing medical specialty, yet misconceptions abound about those who undertake it and their reasons for doing so. With a grounded approach, engaging 30 women through in-depth interview, this study explores how they…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Routledge

  • Women as Political Leaders

    Studies in Gender and Governing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Genovese, Janie S. Steckenrider

    Over the past several years, the fields of Leadership Studies and of Women's Studies have grown tremendously.  This book, which is a series of case studies of women who have headed governments across the globe, will discuss the conditions and situations under which women rose to power and give…

    Paperback – 2013-03-12
    Routledge
    Leadership: Research and Practice

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