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  • The Lesbian Revolution

    Lesbian Feminism in the UK 1970-1990

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    The Lesbian Revolution argues that lesbian feminists were a vital force in the Women’s Liberation Movement (WLM). They did not just play a fundamental role in the important changes wrought by second wave feminism, but created a powerful revolution in lesbian theory, culture and practice. Yet this…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Radical Antiapartheid Internationalism and Exile

    The Life of Elizabeth Mafeking

    By Holly McGee

    Elizabeth Mafeking was a titanic figure in the history of resistance to Apartheid in South Africa, a mother of 11 who travelled to Bulgaria to publicize the evils of racial segregation, before escaping into exile after a banning order that would separate her from her home and family. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law

    A critique of the 'principle of distinction'

    By Orly Maya Stern

    This book offers a gendered critique of the ‘principle of distinction’ in international humanitarian law, with a focus on recent conflicts in Africa. The principle of distinction is one of the core foundational principles of IHL and regulates who can and cannot be targeted in hostilities,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge Studies in Humanitarian Action

  • A Place to Call Home

    Women as Agents of Change in Mumbai

    By Ramya Ramanath

    Any city is a product of politics and economics, organizations and people. Yet, the life experiences of women uprooted from its poorest quarters seldom inform urban resettlement plans.  In this ethnographic field study, Ramya Ramanath, Indian native and Associate Professor at DePaul University,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-23 

  • Gender and Generation in Southeast Asian Agrarian Transformations

    Edited by Clara Mi Young Park, Ben White

    The contributions to this collection focus on the intersecting dynamics of gender, generation and class in Southeast Asian rural communities engaging with expanding capitalist relations, whether in the form of large-scale corporate land acquisition or other forms of penetration of commodity economy…

    Hardback – 2018-07-02 
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • Female Combatants after Armed Struggle

    Lost in Transition?

    By Niall Gilmartin

    Conventional narratives of war and peace tend to project an over-simplistic vision of male soldiers, fighters and protectors, with women largely relegated to the side-lines of the battlefield as peacemakers, bridge-builders or victims.While their war-time roles and experiences are now finally…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Jane Mansbridge

    Participation, Deliberation, Legitimate Coercion

    Edited by Melissa Williams, Jane Mansbridge

    Jane Mansbridge’s intellectual career is marked by field-shifting contributions to democratic theory, feminist scholarship, political science methodology, and the empirical study of social movements and direct democracy. This highly distinguished and influential political theorist’s work has…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge Innovators in Political Theory

  • Human Capital in Gender and Development

    By Sydney Calkin

    Human Capital in Gender and Development addresses timely feminist debates about the relationship between feminism, neoliberalism, and international development. The book engages with human capital theory, a labour economics theory associated with the Chicago School that now animates a wide range of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Ecological Masculinities

    Theoretical Foundations and Practical Guidance

    By Martin Hultman, Paul M. Pulé

    Around the globe, unfettered industrialisation has marched forth in unison with massive social inequities. Making matters worse, anthropogenic pressures on Earth’s living systems are causing alarming rates of thermal expansion, sea-level rise, biodiversity losses in terrestrial and aquatic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-28 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Environments

  • Masculinities at the Margins

    Beyond the Hegemonic in the Study of Militaries, Masculinities and War

    Edited by Amanda Chisholm, Joanna Tidy

    Across a rich terrain of empirical and theoretical trajectories, the concept of military masculinity (now understood in its plural as military masculinities) has been a significant conceptual tool in both feminist international relations (IR) and in critical men and masculinities studies…

    Hardback – 2018-05-20 

  • Women in the Mediterranean

    Edited by Leila Simona Talani, Serena Giusti

    The book addresses the challenges faced by women on the two shores of the Mediterranean from a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspective. While in the EU’s Mediterranean countries inequality is mostly linked to the social sphere and, in particular refers to labour market dynamics, in the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09 

  • Feminism and the Power of Love

    Interdisciplinary Interventions

    Edited by Adriana García Andrade, Lena Gunnarsson, Anna G Jónasdóttir

    The power of love has become a renewed matter of feminist and non-feminist attention in the 21st century’s theory debates. What is this power? Is it a form of domination? Or is it a liberating force in our contemporary societies? Within Feminism and the Power of Love lies the central argument that…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02 
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

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