Gender Politics Products

  • Marriage and Values in Public Policy

    Conflicts in the UK, the US and Australia

    By Elizabeth van Acker

    Marriage is a site of political conflict. It is a controversial issue in the UK, Australia and the US where there is a clash of values between neoliberal governments and diverse groups either strongly opposing or supporting marriage. In the meantime, fewer couples are marrying, while other family…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03 
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Routledge International Handbook of Gender and Environment

    Edited by Sherilyn MacGregor

    Variously labelled ecofeminism, feminist environmentalism and eco-gender studies, the common denominator of this body of scholarship is the analysis of the links between gender and the environment. Emerging from a critical position on the margins of such mainstream disciplines as philosophy,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • States of Democracy

    Gender and Politics in the European Union

    Edited by Yvonne Galligan

    The multi-layered political system of the European Union offers a unique environment for the study of comparative democracy. Its policies seek to give effect to an agreed range of values, including that of gender equality.   This book explores gender equality and democratic politics in Europe. It…

    Paperback – 2017-01-25 
    Routledge Studies on Democratising Europe

  • Why Women Rebel

    Understanding Women's Participation in Armed Rebel Groups

    By Alexis Leanna Henshaw

    Why Women Rebel presents a global analysis of the extent to which women are engaged in armed, organized rebellions, and why they choose to join such rebellions. Henshaw has collected and analyzed data on women’s participation in over 70 post-Cold War rebel groups and provides a theoretical analysis…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Understanding and Implementing Gendered Change

    Knowledge and Resistance in Gender Mainstreaming

    By Rosalind Cavaghan

    Scholars have developed increasingly complex theorisations of the social construction of gender and the state’s role in it. Whilst existing research provides a nuanced picture of the multiple dynamics involved in the state’s production of gender inequality, we cannot yet fully account for the…

    Hardback – 2017-01-15 
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Gendering Counterinsurgency

    Performativity, Embodiment and Experience in the Afghan ‘Theatre of War’

    By Synne L. Dyvik

    This book analyses the various ways in which counterinsurgency in Afghanistan is gendered. The book examines the US counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan from 2001 onwards, including the invasion, the population-centric counterinsurgency operations and the efforts to train a new Afghan…

    Hardback – 2016-12-19 
    War, Politics and Experience

  • Masculinity and New War

    The gendered dynamics of contemporary armed conflict

    By David Duriesmith

    This book advances the claims of feminist international relations scholars that the social construction of masculinities is key to resolving the scourges of militarism, sexual violence and international insecurity. More than two decades of feminist research has charted the dynamic relationship…

    Hardback – 2016-11-11 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Gender, Peace and Security

    Implementing UN Security Council Resolution 1325

    Edited by Louise Olsson, Theodora-Ismene Gizelis

    This volume explores the implementation of key gender policies in international peace and security, following the adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 in October 2000, the first thematic resolution on Women, Peace and Security. How should we understand women’s participation in peace…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • The Political Psychology of Women in U.S. Politics

    Edited by Angela L. Bos, Monica C. Schneider

    The Political Psychology of Women in U.S. Politics is a comprehensive resource for students, researchers, and practitioners interested in women and politics. Highly original and drawing from the best available research in psychology and political science, this book is designed to summarize and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

  • Exercising Human Rights

    Gender, Agency and Practice

    By Robin Redhead

    Exercising Human Rights investigates why human rights are not universally empowering and why this damages people attempting to exercise rights. It takes a new approach in looking at humans as the subject of human rights rather than the object and exposes the gendered and ethnocentric aspects of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Group Representation, Feminist Theory, and the Promise of Justice

    By Angela D. Ledford

    There has been much important work done in the past two decades in America on issues of under representation based on social differences such as race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, and age. While this scholarship has examined the ways in which women and racial, ethnic, and sexual minorities…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Resisting Gendered Norms

    Civil Society, the Juridical and Political Space in Cambodia

    By Mona Lilja

    Political scientists have, on occasion, missed subtle but powerful forms of ’everyday resistance’ and have not been able to show how different representations (pictures, statements, images, practices) have different impacts when negotiating power. Instead they have concentrated on open forms of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Gender in a Global/Local World

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