Gender Politics Products

  • Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion

    From Classical Antiquity to the Modern Era, 1st Edition

    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 centers 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 – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Caste and Gender in Contemporary India

    Power, Privilege and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Supurna Banerjee, Nandini Ghosh

    This book explores the intersectional aspects of caste and gender in India that contribute to the multiple marginalities and oppressions of lower castes, with particular reference to Dalits, Muslims and women. It moves beyond the conventional accounts of experiences of women in unequal social and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge India

  • Arab Spring and Peripheries

    A Decentring Research Agenda, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniela Huber, Lorenzo Kamel

    The emerging literature on the so-called ‘Arab Spring’ has largely focused on the evolution of the uprisings in cities and power centres. In order to reach a more diversified and inner understanding of the ‘Arab Spring’, this edited book examines how peripheries have reacted and contributed to the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Mediterranean Politics

  • Gender and Precarious Research Careers

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annalisa Murgia, Barbara Poggio

    The literature on gender and science shows that scientific careers continue to be characterised – albeit with important differences among countries – by strong gender discriminations, especially in more prestigious positions. Much less investigated is the issue of which stage in the career such…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • African Women, ICT and Neoliberal Politics

    The Challenge of Gendered Digital Divides to People-Centered Governance, 1st Edition

    By Assata Zerai

    How can we promote people-centered governance in Africa? Cell phones/ information and communications technology (ICT) are shown to be linked to neoliberal understandings of more democratic governance structures, defined by the Worldwide Governance Indicators as: the rule of law, corruption-control,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Gender and Sexuality in Africa

  • My American History

    Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years, 2nd Edition

    By Sarah Schulman

    Sarah Schulman’s writing is bold, provocative, and refreshingly unrepentant. First published in 1994, My American History: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years combines critical commentary with a rich and varied collection of news articles, letters, interviews, and reports in which…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • Older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans People

    Minding the Knowledge Gaps, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew King, Kathryn Almack, Yiu-Tung Suen, Sue Westwood

    What does it mean to grow older as a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans (LGBT) person? What gaps in knowledge about LGBT ageing remain? This timely and innovative book reports on a project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council which aimed to address gaps in knowledge about older LGBT…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge

  • Gender Justice and Human Rights in International Development Assistance

    Transcending Universal Divisions, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Forti

    Gender Justice and Human Rights in International Development Assistance provides a critical analysis of how frameworks of gender equality play out in the field of international development assistance, at theoretical, international legislative and policy levels, donor and national policy levels and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • Engendering Transformative Change in International Development

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Fletcher

    The Sustainable Development Goals were launched in 2015 with grand ambitions for ending poverty, protecting the planet, and ensuring prosperity for all, with ‘no one left behind’. However, these goals will be impossible to achieve without addressing inequity, inequality, marginalisation, and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mahnaz Akhami, Yakın 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 – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Men's Intrusion, Women's Embodiment

    A critical analysis of street harassment, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Vera-Gray

    Research on violence against women tends to focus on topics such as sexual assault and intimate partner violence, arguably to the detriment of investigating men’s violence and intrusion in women’s everyday lives. The reality and possibility of the routine intrusions women experience from men in…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Ways of Knowing about Human Rights in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vera Mackie

    This innovative multidisciplinary collection brings together the latest research on human rights issues in the Asian region, by leading scholars with a deep familiarity with the languages and cultures of the region. The contributors bring a range of disciplinary approaches, or ‘ways of knowing’ to…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

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