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  • Equal Pay for Women

    Trends and Prospects in Cross-National Perspective

    Edited by Gillian Whitehouse

    This new book provides an appraisal of gender pay equality, assessing advances and barriers to further progress through a selection of national policy, institutional and labour market contexts. National experts on gender pay equality provide case studies on the UK, US, Canada, Australia, New…

    Hardback – 2015-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Women's Rights and Religious Law

    Domestic and International Perspectives

    Edited by Fareda Banda, Lisa Fishbayn Joffe

    The three Abrahamic faiths have dominated religious conversations for millennia but the relations between state and religion are in a constant state of flux. This relationship may be configured in a number of ways. Religious norms may be enforced by the state as part of a regime of personal law or,…

    Hardback – 2015-10-20 
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • Gender, Race, and Office Holding in the United States

    Representation at the Intersections

    By Becki Scola

    Over the past several decades, the number of women elected to higher office in the United States has grown substantially. However, when the electoral gains of women are considered on a state-by-state basis, there are observable variations in the rate by state at which women are elected to state…

    Paperback – 2015-10-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Maternal Transition

    A North-South Politics of Pregnancy and Childbirth

    By Candace Johnson

    What are the political dimensions that are revealed in women’s preferences for health care during pregnancy and childbirth? The answers to this question vary from one community to the next, and often from woman to the next, although the trends in the Global North and South are strikingly different.…

    Paperback – 2015-10-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

  • The Politics of Gender Culture under State Socialism

    An Expropriated Voice

    Edited by Hana Havelková, Libora Oates-Indruchová

    Though there has been much research on the incomplete emancipation project of state socialism in East and Central Europe, very little has been published on how the state and its institutions conceived of gender as a concept. This book seeks to understand if and how this conceptualization developed…

    Paperback – 2015-09-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

  • Women Presidents of Latin America

    Beyond Family Ties?

    By Farida Jalalzai

    Women are gaining ground as presidents of Latin America. Women leaders in presidential systems (particularly women directly elected by the public) were generally limited to daughters and wives of male executives or opposition leaders. With the election of Michelle Bachelet in Chile, these…

    Paperback – 2015-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Reproducing Citizens: family, state and civil society

    Edited by Sasha Roseneil, Isabel Crowhurst, Ana Cristina Santos, Mariya Stoilova

    Whilst the politics of reproduction have been at the heart of feminist struggles for over a century and a half, their analysis has not yet come to occupy a central place in the interdisciplinary study of citizenship. This volume takes up the challenge posed by Bryan Turner, when he noted "the…

    Hardback – 2015-08-27 
    Routledge

  • Bodies, Power and Resistance in the Middle East

    Experiences of Subjectification in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

    By Caitlin Ryan

    The book examines how exercises of power and processes of security exercised in the Occupied Palestinian Territories have formed Palestinian women as subjects. To understand how women experience occupation, this book examines the various ways in which the occupation is directed at making…

    Hardback – 2015-08-25 
    Routledge
    War, Politics and Experience

  • Gender Equality and Sustainable Development

    Edited by Melissa Leach

    For pathways to be truly sustainable and advance gender equality and the rights and capabilities of women and girls, those whose lives and well-being are at stake must be involved in leading the way. Gender Equality and Sustainable Development calls for policies, investments and initiatives in…

    Paperback – 2015-08-17 
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Gender Politics and Security Discourse

    Personal-Political Imaginations and Feminism in 'Post-conflict' Serbia

    By Laura McLeod

    This book investigates competing modes of thought about gender security and aims to understand the policy implications of personal-political imaginations. The work draws upon extensive research conducted by the author in Serbia to develop a comprehensive picture of how feminist and women’s…

    Hardback – 2015-07-26
    Routledge
    War, Politics and Experience

  • Resisting Injustice and the Feminist Ethics of Care in the Age of Obama

    “Suddenly,…All the Truth Was Coming Out”

    By David A.J. Richards

    David A. J. Richards’s Resisting Injustice and The Feminist Ethics of Care in The Age of Obama: "Suddenly,…All The Truth Was Coming Out" builds on his and Carol Gilligan’s The Deepening Darkness to examine the roots of the resistance movements of the 1960s, the political psychology behind…

    Paperback – 2015-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Gender, Development and Globalization

    Economics as if All People Mattered, 2nd Edition

    By Lourdes Beneria, Günseli Berik, Maria Floro

    Gender, Development, and Globalization is the leading primer on global feminist economics and development. Lourdes Benería, a pioneer in the field of feminist economics, is joined in this second edition by Gunseli Berik and Maria Floro to update the text to reflect the major theoretical, empirical,…

    Paperback – 2015-07-22
    Routledge

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