Women's & Gender History Products

  • Gendering the Settler State

    White Women, Race, Liberalism and Empire in Rhodesia, 1950-1980

    By Kate Law

    White women cut an ambivalent figure in the transnational history of the British Empire. They tend to be remembered as malicious harridans personifying the worst excesses of colonialism, as vacuous fusspots, whose lives were punctuated by a series of frivolous pastimes, or as casualties of…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Artist Emily Carr and the Spirit of the Land

    A Jungian Portrait

    By Phyllis Marie Jensen

    Emily Carr, often called Canada’s Van Gogh, was a post-impressionist explorer, artist and writer. In Artist Emily Carr and the Spirit of the Land Phyllis Marie Jensen draws on analytical psychology and the theories of feminism and social constructionism for insights into Carr’s life in the late…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Women of the Middle East

    Edited by Fatma Muge Gocek

    Hardback – 2015-11-25 
    Routledge

  • Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

    Edited by Merry Wiesner-Hanks

    Research on women and gender in the early modern world is booming: the field has a scholarly society that is now more than twenty years old; a specialized annual journal; a tri-annual conference; and a book series. How the topic is studied has changed over time: while past scholarship tended to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Women's History

  • The History of Nursing

    Edited by Christine Hallett

    The History of Nursing is a complex, shifting discipline engaged in an ongoing search for identity and purpose. If its earliest works were celebratory narratives of ‘great deeds’ and ‘influential nurses’, dominated by biographies of Florence Nightingale and tropes of imperial womanhood, then from…

    Hardback – 2015-11-06 
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Engendering the Buddhist State

    Reconstructions of Cambodian History

    By Ashley Thompson

    Drawing from more than a decade of field and archival research, this monograph concerns Cambodian history and historiography, with an ultimate aim to broadening and deepening bases for understanding the Cambodian Theravadin politico-cultural complex. The book takes the form of an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2015-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • Writings on Black Women of the Diaspora

    History, Language, and Identity

    By Lean'tin Bracks

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Routledge

  • The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe 4ed, and The Witchcraft Sourcebook, 2ed - BUNDLE

    By Brian P. Levack

    The fourth edition of The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe, written by one of the leading names in the field, is the ideal resource for both students and scholars of the witch-hunts.For those starting out in their studies of witch-beliefs and witchcraft trials, Brian Levack provides a concise…

    Pack – 2015-10-07 
    Routledge

  • Men After War

    Edited by Stephen McVeigh, Nicola Cooper

    This book is an innovative collection of original research which analyzes the many varieties of post-conflict masculinity. Exploring topics such as physical disability and psychological trauma, and masculinity and sexuality in relation to the "feminizing" contexts of wounding and desertion, this…

    Paperback – 2015-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • The Political Worlds of Women

    Gender and Politics in Nineteenth Century Britain

    By Sarah Richardson

    Traditional analyses of nineteenth-century politics have assigned women a peripheral role. By adopting a broader interpretation of political participation, the author identifies how middle-class women were able to contribute to political affairs in the nineteenth century. Examining the contribution…

    Paperback – 2015-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Female Agency in the Urban Economy

    Gender in European Towns, 1640-1830

    Edited by Deborah Simonton, Anne Montenach

    This innovative new book is overtly and explicitly about female agency in eighteenth-century European towns. However, it positions female activity and decisions unequivocally in an urban world of institutions, laws, regulations, customs and ideologies. Gender politics complicated and shaped the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • First World War Nursing

    New Perspectives

    Edited by Alison S. Fell, Christine E. Hallett

    This book brings together a collection of works by scholars who have produced some of the most innovative and influential work on the topic of First World War nursing in the last ten years. The contributors employ an interdisciplinary collaborative approach that takes into account multiple facets…

    Paperback – 2015-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

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