Sociology: Collections

Women and Gender Studies Collection

Welcome to the Routledge Women and Gender Studies Collection.

To celebrate International Women's Day on March 8th we have put together a selection of our forthcoming and key women and gender studies titles. Just click on the links on the left to view the books in that category. The diverse range of titles will ensure you are able to find what you need to further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or to provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.

Family

  • Family and Kinship in England 1450-1800

    2nd Edition

    By Will Coster

    Family and Kinship in England 1450-1800 guides the reader through the changing relationships that made up the nature of family life from the late medieval period to the beginnings of industrialisation. It gives a clear introduction to many of the intriguing areas of interest that this field of…

    Paperback – 2016-06-23
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Family, Citizenship and Islam

    The Changing Experiences of Migrant Women Ageing in London, 1st Edition

    By Nilufar Ahmed

    A longitudinal, intersectional study of migrant women, this book examines the lives of first generation Bangladeshi migrants to the UK, considering the dynamic relationship between people and place. Shedding new light on a migrant population about which little is known, the author explores the…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Black Single Mothers and the Child Welfare System

    A Guide for Social Workers on Addressing Oppression, 1st Edition

    By Brandynicole Brooks

    Black Single Mothers and the Child Welfare System examines the pressures, hardships, and oppression women of color face in the child welfare system, and how this affects social workers who investigate childhood abuse and neglect. Author Brandynicole Brooks addresses intersectionality and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-02
    Routledge