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  • Paying for Sex in a Digital Age

    US and UK Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Barbara G. Brents, Teela Sanders, Chris Wakefield

    Providing one of the first comprehensive, cross cultural examinations of the dynamic market for sexual services, this book presents an evidence-based look at the multiple factors related to purchasing patterns and demand among clients who have used the internet. The data is drawn from two large…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Birth and Death

    Experience, Ethics, Politics, 1st Edition

    By Kath Woodward, Sophie Woodward

    Usually conceived in opposition to each other – birth as a hopeful beginning, death as an ending – this book brings them into dialogue with each other to argue that both are central to our experiences of being in the world and part of living. Written by two authors, this book takes an…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Intersections of Mothering

    Feminist Accounts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carole Zufferey, Fiona Buchanan

    This book presents new interdisciplinary and intersectional research about women as mothers, highlighting that alternative accounts of mothering can challenge normative societal assumptions and broaden understandings of women as mothers, mothering and motherhoods. Mothering occurs within unequal…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Motherhood

  • Depression in Girls and Women Across the Lifespan

    Treatment Essentials for Mental Health Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Laura H. Choate

    Depression in Girls and Women Across the Lifespan takes a broad biopsychosocial approach to understanding the onset and experience of depression in women. The book is structured around four major life transitions: depression during puberty and the transition to adolescence; Premenstrual Dysphoric…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Globalism and Gendering Cancer

    Tracking the Trope of Oncogenic Women from the US to Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Miriam O'Kane Mara

    This book connects a rhetorical examination of medical and public health policy documents with a humanistic investigation of cultural texts to uncover the link between gendered representations of health and cancer. The author argues that in western biomedical contexts cancer is considered a women’…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Communication Studies

  • Wellness in Whiteness (Open Access)

    Biomedicalization and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women, 1st Edition

    By Amina Mire

    The Open Access version of this book, available at https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781351234146, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license. This book analyses the social and ethical implications of the globalization of emerging…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • The Medicalisation of Incest and Abuse

    Biomedical and Indigenous Perceptions in Rural Bolivia, 1st Edition

    By Carolina Borda-Niño-Wildman

    Combining biomedical, psychological, and anthropological approaches to intergenerational incestuous violence experienced by rural indigenous [and] peasant women in the Andean region, this book raises new questions surrounding humanness and the normalisation of sexual violence. Through original…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Joy at Birth

    An Interpretive, Hermeneutic, Phenomenological Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Susan Crowther

    To be at the birth of a baby is special, yet there is an increasing secularisation and reliance on technology in contemporary maternity care, particularly in the western context. Through exploration of experiences at birth this book explores joy at birth, which is often ignored and overlooked…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Motherhood in Contemporary International Perspective

    Continuity and Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabienne Portier-Le Cocq

    Divided into 15 chapters, this book provides the reader with an insight into certain representations of mothers and motherhood in history and today’s societies in some areas of the world, notably in Britain and Asia. Key facts about the history of motherhood are presented, together with…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Black Girlhood, Punishment, and Resistance

    Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia, 1st Edition

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Black Girlhood, Punishment, and Resistance: Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia provides a historical comprehensive examination of racialized, classed, and gendered punishment of Black girls in Virginia during the early twentieth century. It looks at the ways in which the court system…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge
    Intersectional Criminology

  • Childbirth, Vulnerability and Law

    Exploring Issues of Violence and Control, 1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla Pickles, Jonathan Herring

    This book is inspired by a statement released by the World Health Organization directed at preventing and eliminating disrespectful and abusive treatment during facility-based childbirth. Exploring the nature of vulnerability during childbirth, and the factors which make childbirth a site for…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge

  • Women's Health Advocacy

    Rhetorical Ingenuity for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamie White-Farnham, Bryna Siegel Finer, Cathryn Molloy

    Women’s Health Advocacy brings together academic studies and personal narratives to demonstrate how women use a variety of arguments, forms of writing, and communication strategies to effect change in a health system that is not only often difficult to participate in, but which can be actively…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

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