Gender Politics Products

  • Human Capital in Gender and Development

    Feminist Political Economy and Empowerment

    By Sydney Calkin

    It is often said that gender equality is not only the right thing to do, but a ‘Smart Economic’ policy. Global development discourse is dominated today by the language of gender equality and women’s empowerment as a primary driver for growth and prosperity. The central argument of this book is that…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • 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
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Living Out Loud

    An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture

    Edited by Michael Murphy

    Living Out Loud: An Introduction to LGBTQ History, Society, and Culture offers students a foundation on evidence-based, interdisciplinary knowledge of LGBT history, society, and culture. Including chapters on sexual health and cross-cultural diversity, this text captures the full scope of LGBT…

    Paperback – 2018-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Harvey Milk

    The Public Face of Gay Rights Politics

    By Eric H. Walther

    In this concise biography, Eric H. Walther introduces students to the life of San Francisco City Supervisor Harvey Milk, the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California. Walther traces the story of Milk’s life from his upbringing in New York and early incarnation as a Barry…

    Paperback – 2018-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Gendering Postsocialism

    Old Legacies and New Hierarchies

    Edited by Yulia Gradskova, Ildikó Asztalos Morell

    Gendering Postsocialism explores changes in gendered norms and expectations in Eastern Europe and Eurasia after the fall of the Berlin Wall. The dismantlement of state socialism in these regions triggered monumental shifts in their economic landscape, the involvement of their welfare states in…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Varieties of Opposition to Gender Equality in Europe

    Edited by Mieke Verloo

    In contrast to the wealth of studies on progress towards gender equality, opposition to gender equality is rarely studied, which makes it difficult to understand the positive and negative dynamics of gender equality as a political project.  The first of its kind, this timely collection examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-20 
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies

    Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing, 2nd Edition

    By Christie Launius, Holly Hassel

    Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies: Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing is a textbook designed primarily for introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies courses with the intent of providing both a skills- and concept-based foundation in the field. The text is driven by a single key…

    Paperback – 2018-02-23 
    Routledge

  • Women and the Politics of Representation in Southeast Asia

    Engendering discourse in Singapore and Malaysia

    By Adeline Koh, Yu-Mei Balasingamchow

    Singapore and Malaysia are rapidly modernising, globalising Asian states which, although being distinct nations since 1965, share common elements in the on-going struggle over the meaning of gender and sexuality in their societies. This is the first book to discuss a range of discourses around…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

  • Same-Sex Marriage and Social Media

    How Online Networks Accelerated the Marriage Equality Movement

    By Rhonda Gibson

    According to polls, from the early noughties to now, public support for same-sex marriage has increased dramatically. Same-Sex Marriage and Social Media asks how such a rate of attitude change came about and, more specifically, what role social media played? Digital platforms like Facebook, Twitter…

    Paperback – 2018-02-16 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Queer Development Studies

    Edited by Corinne Mason

    Around the world lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer individuals are subjected to violence and intimidation based on their real or perceived sexuality, gender identity or expression. With those most at risk of human rights violations often living in areas of low economic development,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Revivals: Work and the Enterprise Culture (1991)

    Edited by Malcolm Cross, Geoff Payne

    Work and Enterprise Culture examines the world of work in the light of the major changes that have occurred over the last decade. In particular, the book focuses on what is understood by the term the ‘enterprise culture’ and considers what impact, if any, this concept has on traditional work…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Women and Sharia Law in Northern Indonesia

    Local Women's NGOs and the Reform of Islamic Law in Aceh

    By Dina Afrianty

    This book examines the life of women in the Indonesian province of Aceh, where Islamic law was introduced in 1999. It outlines how women have had to face the formalisation of conservative understandings of sharia law in regulations and new state institutions over the last decade or so, how they…

    Paperback – 2018-01-17 
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

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