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  • Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment

    A Historical Intersectional Study of Black Girlhood in Virginia

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Intersectional Criminology

  • Incarcerating Motherhood

    The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers

    By Isla Masson

    The longevity of the harm caused by first time incarceration is still unknown, especially when the time spent in prison is minimal and when that person has dependent children. With large numbers of female prisoners currently serving short sentences in the UK, many of whom are primary caregivers, we…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge Academic

  • Parenting and Health

    Critical Perspectives on Parenting Culture

    By Abigail Locke

    Paperback – 2019-01-28 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Working with Domestic Violence

    Contexts and Frameworks for Practice

    By Deborah Walsh

    This textbook equips social workers and human services practitioners with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with both the victims and perpetrators of domestic violence. Written to address the needs of the social work and human services student learner, the book covers a range of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16 
    Routledge

  • Researching Gender, Violence and Abuse

    Theory, Methods, Action

    By Nicole Westmarland, Hannah Bows

    Feminist research on gender, violence and abuse has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, and has increased exponentially over this time on a global scale. Although situated in a predominantly qualitative tradition, research in the field has developed to include quantitative and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Women and Health

    The Politics of Sex in Medicine

    By Elizabeth Fee

    In the face of the long domination of medical care by men, Women and Health explores from a variety of perspectives the twin issues of women in health care, and the health care of women. Specific sections address the women's health movement, birth control and childbirth, women in the health labor…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety and Depression During Pregnancy and Beyond

    How to Manage Symptoms and Maximize Well-Being

    By Sheryl M. Green, Benicio N. Frey, Eleanor Donegan, Randi E. McCabe

    This book is a hands-on guide for facilitating treatment of anxiety and depression during pregnancy and the postpartum period. Women will learn about why anxiety and related difficulties can increase during pregnancy and the postpartum period, the critical roles that thoughts and behaviors play in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Reproductive Geographies

    Bodies, Places and Politics

    Edited by Marcia R. England, Maria Fannin, Helen Hazen

    The sites, spaces and subjects of reproduction are distinctly geographical. Reproductive geographies span different scales - bodily, home, local, national, global - and movements across space. This book expands our understanding of the socio-cultural and spatial aspects of fertility, pregnancy and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Gender and Migration

    Transnational and Intersectional Prospects

    By Anna Amelina, Helma Lutz

    From its beginnings in the 1970s and 1980s, interest towards the topic of gender and migration has grown. Gender and Migration seeks to introduce the most relevant sociological theories of gender relations and migration that consider ongoing transnationalization processes, at the beginning of the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Female Genital Mutilation and Social Media

    By Christina Julios

    This book explores the phenomenon of anti-femail genital mutilation (FGM) social media activism. Against a backdrop of over 200 million girls and women worldwide affected by FGM, this volume examines key global online campaigns to end the practice, involving leading virtual platforms such as…

    Hardback – 2018-09-27 
    Routledge

  • Women and Retirement

    Challenges of a New Life Stage

    By Susan Moore, Doreen Rosenthal

    In the last century, changes to the nature and patterns of women’s working lives have been vast. Notably, the huge increase in women’s participation in the paid workforce means that today women are retiring in unprecedented numbers. How do they cope with this lifestyle transition? What major…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21 
    Routledge

  • Disability, Mobility and Space

    Understanding access through the embodied experience of women wheelchair users

    By Mariela Gaete Reyes

    Disabled people’s mobility, movement and access into and around the built environment is often constrained by physical and socio-attitudinal barriers. Based upon first-hand research studying the daily mobility and movement of female wheelchair users in different urban environments in England, this…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15
    Routledge Academic
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

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