Sociology: Gender Studies

  • Incarcerating Motherhood: The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers book cover

    Incarcerating Motherhood

    The Enduring Harms of First Short Periods of Imprisonment on Mothers

    By Isla Masson

    The longevity of the harm caused by first time incarceration is still unknown, especially when the time spent in prison is minimal and when that person has dependent children. With large numbers of female prisoners currently serving short sentences in the UK, many of whom are primary caregivers, we…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12 
    Routledge Academic

  • Women’s Leadership Development: Theory and Practice book cover

    Women’s Leadership Development

    Theory and Practice

    By Gelaye Debebe

    Leadership development is a huge industry though research on developing women leaders is dwarfed by the mainstream. This book offers a systematic analysis of the impact of various methods used to develop women leadership capacities. Focusing on women-only training, the author …

    Hardback – 2018-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

  • Queering Knowledge: Analytics, Devices and Investments after Marilyn Strathern book cover

    Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices and Investments after Marilyn Strathern

    Edited by Paul Boyce, EJ Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    Marilyn Strathern’s ethnographic contributions to studies of personhood, kinship, gender relations and reproduction have achieved wide recognition in the field of anthropology. Her analytic devices, including her model of merographic connection, have had profound effects on anthropologists’…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Miscegenation, Identity and Status in Colonial Africa: Intimate Colonial Encounters book cover

    Miscegenation, Identity and Status in Colonial Africa

    Intimate Colonial Encounters

    By Lawrence Mbogoni

    Throughout the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries the colonial administrations in British East-Central African colonies considered inter-racial sexual liaisons to be a serious and recurrent "problem". Consequently, inter-racial sexual liaisons (concubinage and marriage) and the mixed race…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Africa

  • Preaching the Blues: Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays book cover

    Preaching the Blues

    Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays

    By Maisha Akbar

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Masculinity and Modern Slavery in South Asia book cover

    Masculinity and Modern Slavery in South Asia

    By Matthew Maycock

    South Asia is the region with the highest number of slaves globally according to the Global Slavery Index. Bonded labour affects between 15 and 20 million labourers within the region, and is shaped by locally specific interconnections between ethnicity, class, caste and, critically, gender…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • Feminist Interventions in Participatory Media: Pedagogy, Publics, Practice book cover

    Feminist Interventions in Participatory Media

    Pedagogy, Publics, Practice

    Edited by Lauren Berliner, Ron Krabill

    What if anything is inherently feminist about participatory media? Can participatory media practices and pedagogies be used to reanimate or enact feminist futures? Feminist Interventions in Participatory Media is an edited collection that highlights the perspectives of several experienced…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Microaggressions and Social Work Research, Practice and Education book cover

    Microaggressions and Social Work Research, Practice and Education

    Edited by Michael S. Spencer

    While blatant forms of racism and discrimination have largely been condemned in our society, systematic oppression and racism can be manifested in a less obvious form, as ‘microaggressions’. The term, originally developed in the 1970s by Chester Peirce to describe the ways in which Black people…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Masculinities at the Margins: Beyond the Hegemonic in the Study of Militaries, Masculinities and War book cover

    Masculinities at the Margins

    Beyond the Hegemonic in the Study of Militaries, Masculinities and War

    Edited by Amanda Chisholm, Joanna Tidy

    Across a rich terrain of empirical and theoretical trajectories, the concept of military masculinity (now understood in its plural as military masculinities) has been a significant conceptual tool in both feminist international relations (IR) and in critical men and masculinities studies…

    Hardback – 2018-10-20 
    Routledge

  • Privatised Motherhood: Confession and Anxiety in Neoliberal Times book cover

    Privatised Motherhood

    Confession and Anxiety in Neoliberal Times

    By Ruth Cain

    The privatisation of relationships of care and dependency is increasing; the new social media is facilitating a "confessional" society and our press is keen to interrogate every dimension of our relationships. The combined cultural effect of these elements has created a paradoxical gap within which…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • The End of Religion: Toward a Feminist Re-invention of the State book cover

    The End of Religion

    Toward a Feminist Re-invention of the State

    Edited by Naomi Goldenberg, Kathleen McPhillips

    The End of Religion takes seriously the visionary call by Gayatri Spivak and Judith Butler to re-invent the state devoid of nationalisms and fascisms as a feminist goal. There is a need to challenge the creation and positioning of religion by the state as a protected bastion that is shielded from…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Engendered Development: Capitalism and Inequality in the Global Economy book cover

    Engendered Development

    Capitalism and Inequality in the Global Economy

    By Amy Trauger, Jennifer Fluri

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

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