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  • Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Theorising Cultures of Equality

    Edited by Suzanne Clisby, Mark Johnson, Jimmy Turner

    Theorising Cultures of Equality is the first volume to be released in the GRACE Project, a cutting-edge series of books drawing upon research conducted in the Genders and Cultures of Equality in Europe Project. Previous scholarly work focuses on European gender equality policies, their social…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    GRACE Project

  • Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices and Investments after Marilyn Strathern

    Edited by Paul Boyce, EJ Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    Marilyn Strathern’s ethnographic contributions to studies of personhood, kinship, gender relations and reproduction have achieved wide recognition in the field of anthropology. Her analytic devices, including her model of merographic connection, have had profound effects on anthropologists’…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion

    From Classical Antiquity to the Modern Era

    Edited by Tatiana Tsakiropoulou-Summers, Katerina Kitsi-Mitakou

    Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion explores the origin and evolution of the political ideology that has kept women away from centres of political power – from the birth of democracy in Ancient Athens to the Modern Era. In this period of 2500 years, two parallel tracks advanced: while…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Time, Space and Capital in India

    Longing and Belonging in an Urban-Industrial Hinterland

    By Atreyee Majumder

    At this western corner of the confluence of the Bay of Bengal and the busy river Hooghly, West Bengal in eastern India lies a geography that has hosted many outsiders – traders, merchants, colonial masters, missionaries and wanderers. This book is fundamentally concerned with the relations among…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Urban Asia

  • Careers for Women

    Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity

    Edited by Marilee Reimer

    The unifying theme of this book is women’s employment success with the objective of profiling supportive public policy for women in global contexts from Atlantic Canada to Western Europe, Australia and China. It studies the example of first generation women’s careers in the Atlantic Canada region,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations

  • Kinship and Gender

    An Introduction, 6th Edition

    By Linda Stone, Diane E. King

    Does kinship still matter in today’s globalized, increasingly mobile world? Do family structures continue to influence the varied roles that men and women play in different cultures? Answering with a resounding ‘yes!’, Linda Stone and Diane E. King offer a lively introduction to and working…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Mahnaz Akhami, Yakin Ertürk, Ann Elizabeth Mayer

    Around the world, discriminatory legislation prevents women from accessing their human rights. It can affect almost every aspect of a woman's life, including the right to choose a partner, inherit property, hold a job, and obtain child custody. Often referred to as family law, these laws have…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • The Known Economy

    Romantics, Rationalists, and the Making of a World Scale

    By Colin Danby

    Why do critics and celebrants of globalization concur that international trade and finance represent an inexorable globe-bestriding force with a single logic? The Known Economy shows that both camps rest on the same ideas about how the world is scaled. Two centuries ago romantic and rationalist…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Fathering in Cultural Contexts

    Developmental and Clinical Issues

    By Jaipaul L Roopnarine, Elif Dede Yildirim

    Fathering in Cultural Contexts brings together the most recent theory and research on fathering in diverse cultural communities. Exploring a range of disciplinary perspectives, fathering is considered within the major sociocultural, demographic and economic factors that influence men’s involvement…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism

    Edited by Tasha Oren, Andrea Press

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism examines the strange confluence between academic feminism, and feminism’s other life as a concrete, global political movement. Over 50 original essays address the sociopolitical and the interdisciplinary academic dimensions of contemporary feminism,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Rural Livelihoods and Gendered Resistance in Botswana

    Patterns and Production in Women's Basketry Co-operatives

    By Rebecca L Upton

    As globalization has shifted the market in tourism--‐dependent Botswana, women who are responsible for the production of baskets have entered a new and expanded market economy where locally made baskets carry Tswana symbols and meanings into international contexts and construct and contest the idea…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge

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