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  • Childbirth, Vulnerability and Law

    Exploring Issues of Violence and Control, 1st Edition

    What is the nature of vulnerability during childbirth? What makes childbirth at site for violence and control? And what role is there for law in the regulation of professional intervention in childbirth? This book is inspired by a statement released by the World Health Organization directed at…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment

    A Historical Intersectional Study of Black Girlhood in Virginia, 1st Edition

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Intersectional Criminology

  • Incarcerating Motherhood

    The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers, 1st Edition

    By Isla Masson

    Incarcerating Motherhood explores how initial short period in prisons can negatively impact mothers and their children. We have much yet to understand about the enduring harms caused by first time incarceration, especially for minimal time periods and for mothers with dependent children. With large…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Working with Domestic Violence

    Contexts and Frameworks for Practice, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-23 
    Routledge

  • Women and Health

    The Politics of Sex in Medicine, 1st Edition

    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

  • Researching Gender, Violence and Abuse

    Theory, Methods, Action, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Reproductive Geographies

    Bodies, Places and Politics, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Gender and Migration

    Transnational and Intersectional Prospects, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-11-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

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

    How to Manage Symptoms and Maximize Well-Being, 1st Edition

    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. Readers will learn about why anxiety and related difficulties can increase during pregnancy and the postpartum period, the critical roles that thoughts and behaviors play…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge

  • Female Genital Mutilation and Social Media

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Women and Retirement

    Challenges of a New Life Stage, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-09-20
    Routledge

  • Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries

    Making the Gendered Body in a Globalized World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gabriele Griffin, Malin Jordal

    Bringing together an international range of case studies and interviews with individuals who have had genital re/construction, Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries explores the socio-cultural meanings of clitoral re/construction following female genital cutting (FGC), hymen reconstruction,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

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