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- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 116.99
Consists of essays that discuss and analyze the 19th Century writings of Harriet Martineau (British Author), considered to be early examples of sociology and gender studies. Continuing in the tradition established by the "Advances in Gender Research" seri more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 152.99
The articles in this volume examine the intersection of gender with other characteristics in a variety of settings including factory floors and corporate offices, welfare offices, state legislatures, the armed forces, universities, social clubs and playing fields which provide policy implications as well as the stimulus for further research. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 112.99
Documents the types of work in which women engage, and gender equity issues they face. The papers in this title show both the importance of considering the uniqueness of cultural contexts for understanding and resolving problems and how global interdependence affects local gender realities. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 152.99
A global discourse regarding gender and violence is emerging as feminists, media experts, and social scientists consider the place of gender in episodic acts and chronic conditions of violence. The chapters in this two-part volume offer understandings of the relationship between violence and gender from the global to the domestic level. In Part B,... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2015; US$ 144.95
This volume reflects on how the study of gender has changed and how studying gender has affected our research methods and our knowledge of the world around us. The interdisciplinary nature of gender studies and the cross-pollination of theoretical perspectives are illustrated as is the globalization of gender theory, research and policies. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2016; US$ 144.95
Volume 22 explores the complex relationships between gender and food in a variety of locations and time periods using a range of research methods. Gender inequality as it affects the struggle for access to land, the affordability of food, and its nutritional value is identified as a major social policy issue. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 139.99
This volume offers feminist perspectives on the social, cultural and medical aspects of women as sexual beings and of their fertility, pregnancy and child bearing. It serves as a companion to Advances in Gender Research volume 7, Gender perspectives on Health and Medicine: Key Themes. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 152.99
Case studies, essays and interview data from across the globe from leading gender theorists provide theoretical and methodological contexts for nation- and region-specific studies. Divisions of labor, internal and transnational migration, social transformation, war and peace-building are among the specific topics addressed in this volume. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 141.99
This volume examines the ways individuals, families and societies strive to balance paid and unpaid labor, engage in parenting and accomplish other care-work, seek education for themselves and their children, and respond to the mass media, sometimes under conditions of poverty or violence and often across international boundaries. more...