Gender Politics Products

  • Surviving Dictatorship

    A Work of Visual Sociology, 1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Adams

    Written as a book for undergraduate students as well as scholars, Surviving Dictatorship is a work of visual sociology and oral history, and a case study that communicates the lived experience of poverty, repression, and resistance in an authoritarian society: Pinochet’s Chile. It focuses on…

    Paperback – 2012-03-07
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Theorizing Sexual Violence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Renée J. Heberle, Victoria Grace

    Taking sexual violence in the form of rape and hetero-psychological/physical abuse, trafficking, and harassment as a point of departure, the authors of this volume explore questions about the relationship between sex, sexuality and violence in order to better understand the terms on which women's…

    Paperback – 2011-10-11
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Political Women

    The Women's Movement, Political Institutions, the Battle for Women's Suffrage and the ERA, 1st Edition

    By Alana Jeydel

    Under what conditions are political elites responsive to social movements, and when do social movements gain access to political elites? This book explores this question with regard to the women's movement in the US, asking under what conditions are Congress and the presidency responsive to the…

    Paperback – 2011-08-15
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Queer Political Performance and Protest

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin Shepard

    From the birth of the Gay Liberation through the rise of the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) in 1987, the global justice movement in 1994, the largest day of antiwar protest in world history in February 2003, the Republican National Convention protests in August 2004, and the massive…

    Paperback – 2011-07-15
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Sex and Race in the Black Atlantic

    Mulatto Devils and Multiracial Messiahs, 1st Edition

    By Daniel McNeil

    This is the first book to place the self-fashioning of mixed-race individuals in the context of a Black Atlantic. Drawing on a wide range of sources and a diverse cast of characters – from the diaries, letters, novels and plays of femme fatales in Congo and the United States to the advertisements,…

    Paperback – 2011-05-16
    Routledge Studies on African and Black Diaspora

  • The Cultural Politics of Female Sexuality in South Africa

    1st Edition

    By Henriette Gunkel

    Sexual identity has emerged into the national discourse of post-apartheid South Africa, bringing the subject of rights and the question of gender relations and cultural authenticity into the focus of the nation state’s politics. This book is a fascinating reflection on the effects of these…

    Paperback – 2011-05-16
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Gender and Labour in Korea and Japan

    Sexing Class, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Barraclough, Elyssa Faison

    Bringing together for the first time sexual and industrial labour as the means to understand gender, work and class in modern Japan and Korea, this book shows that a key feature of the industrialisation of these countries was the associated development of a modern sex labour industry. Tying…

    Paperback – 2011-04-11
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • The Achilles Heel Reader (Routledge Revivals)

    Men, Sexual Politics and Socialism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor Seidler

    First published in 1991, The Achilles Heel Reader brings together key articles from Achilles Heel, the path-breaking and influential magazine of men's sexual politics. It also includes an important introduction by the editor, setting the magazine in its intellectual and historical context. Achilles…

    Paperback – 2011-01-07

  • Development, Sexual Rights and Global Governance

    1st Edition

    By Amy Lind

    This book addresses how sexual practices and identities are imagined and regulated through development discourses and within institutions of global governance. The underlying premise of this volume is that the global development industry plays a central role in constructing people’s sexual lives,…

    Paperback – 2010-05-17
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Engendering the State

    The International Diffusion of Women's Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Lynn Savery

    Why have states in general been slower to incorporate the international diffusion of women’s human rights norms domestically than other human rights norms and why has the diffusion of these norms varied so greatly between states? Why are some states more responsive and exert more effort than…

    Paperback – 2009-11-11
    Routledge Studies in Critical Realism

  • Resisting Citizenship

    Feminist Essays on Politics, Community, and Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Martha A. Ackelsberg

    Political participation in America—supposedly the world’s strongest democracy—is startlingly low, and many of the civil rights and economic equity initiatives that were instituted in the 1960s and '70s have been abandoned, as significant proportions of the populace seem to believe that the civil…

    Paperback – 2009-10-30

  • Gendered Peace

    Women's Struggles for Post-War Justice and Reconciliation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donna Pankhurst

    This volume contributes to the growing literature on women, conflict and peacebuilding by focusing on the moments after a peace accord, or some other official ending of a conflict, often denoted as ‘post-conflict’ or ‘post-war’. Such moments often herald great hope for holding to account those who…

    Paperback – 2009-09-29
    Routledge/UNRISD Research in Gender and Development

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