Sociology: Gender Studies

  • Women's Lives: A Psychological Exploration, Fourth Edition book cover

    Women's Lives

    A Psychological Exploration, Fourth Edition

    By Claire A. Etaugh, Judith S. Bridges

    This cutting-edge and comprehensive fourth edition of Women’s Lives: A Psychological Perspective integrates the most current research and social issues to explore the psychological diversity of girls and women varying in age, ethnicity, social class, nationality, sexual orientation and ableness.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-10 
    Routledge Academic

  • The Routledge Companion to Media, Sex and Sexuality book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Media, Sex and Sexuality

    Edited by Clarissa Smith, Feona Attwood, Brian McNair

    The Routledge Companion to Media, Sex and Sexuality is a vibrant and authoritative exploration of the ways in which sex and sexualities are mediated in modern media and everyday life. The 40 chapters in this volume offer a snapshot of the remarkable diversification of approaches and research…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge

  • Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism: Witches, Fairies and Nomads book cover

    Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism

    Witches, Fairies and Nomads

    By Kathleen Skott-Myhre

    Industrial modernity's worship of rationality had a profound effect on women’s ways of knowing, marginalizing them along with other alternate forms of knowledge such as the imagination and the unconscious. Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism discusses the importance of women’s spiritual…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Gender Responsive Budgeting in Fragile States: The Case of Timor-Leste book cover

    Gender Responsive Budgeting in Fragile States

    The Case of Timor-Leste

    By Monica Costa

    A growing number of governments have made commitments to achieving gender equality and women's rights, with many using gender responsive budgeting (GRB) to allocate resources for the delivery of economic policy and governance that equally benefits men and women. At a time when GRB is…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • Borders, Conflict Zones, and Memory: Scholarly engagements with Luisa Passerini book cover

    Borders, Conflict Zones, and Memory

    Scholarly engagements with Luisa Passerini

    Edited by Donna R. Gabaccia, Franca Iacovetta

    This volume pays tribute to Luisa Passerini, whose scholarship has had a major impact on feminist and other scholars around the world. First known internationally for developing new conceptual approaches to oral history and memory studies based on the recognition of the subjective nature of memory,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
    Routledge

  • Cross-Gender China: Across Yin-Yang, Across Cultures, and Beyond Jingju book cover

    Cross-Gender China

    Across Yin-Yang, Across Cultures, and Beyond Jingju

    By Huai Bao

    Cross-Gender China, the outcome of more than twenty years of theatrical and sociological research, deconstructs the cultural implications of cross-gender performance in today's China. The recent revival in male-to-female cross-gender nandan performance in Chinese theatre raises a multitude of…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Opposing Gender Equality in Europe: Theory, Evidence and Practice book cover

    Opposing Gender Equality in Europe

    Theory, Evidence and Practice

    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. Opposition to gender equality comes in many forms. It can…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Gender, Heteronormativity and the American Presidency book cover

    Gender, Heteronormativity and the American Presidency

    By Aidan Smith

    Gender, Heteronormativity and the American Presidency places notions of gender at the centre of its analysis of presidential campaign communications. Over the decades, an investment in gendered representations of would-be leaders has changed little, in spite of the second and third wave feminist…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Addressing the Sexual Rights of Older People book cover

    Addressing the Sexual Rights of Older People

    Edited by Catherine Barrett, Sharron Hinchliff

    As life expectancy rises, sexual activity is increasingly acknowledged as an important dimension of older people’s quality of life. Starting with the premise that people of any age have the right to live free of stigma and discrimination, including over their sexual orientation, gender identity and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories book cover

    Different Childhoods

    Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories

    Edited by Lindsay O'Dell, Charlotte Brownlow, Hanna Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist

    Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories opens up new avenues for exploring children’s development as contextual, provisional and locally produced, rather than a unitary, universal and consistent process. This edited collection frames a critical exploration of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Peer Abuse Among Young People: a contextual account book cover

    Peer Abuse Among Young People

    a contextual account

    By Carlene Firmin

    Peer on peer abuse is on the rise but there is a lack of literature on the topic. Taking a sociological and feminist perspective, this book reshapes the way this abuse is perceived by examining the interplay between the nature of the abuse and the gendered social context. Using case studies,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-30 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Gender, Negotiation and Human Potential In Organizations: Historical, Cultural, and Personal Influences book cover

    Gender, Negotiation and Human Potential In Organizations

    Historical, Cultural, and Personal Influences

    By Teresa L. Smith, Jean-Luc Grosso

    The ability to influence others in the workplace is crucial to achieving goals and utilizing resources effectively. Thus, argue the authors in Gender, Negotiation and Human Potential in Organizations, negotiation is an essential part of organizational life, affecting careers and the contributions…

    Hardback – 2017-07-30 
    Routledge

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