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  • Older Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Adultsby Andrew King

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Andrew King is Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Surrey, UK and co-editor of Sociological Objects: Reconfigurations of Social Theory. more...

  • Artistic Impressionsby Mary Louise Adams

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2011; US$ 29.95

    Uncovering the little known history of skating, Artistic Impressions shows how ideas about sport, gender, and sexuality have combined to limit the forms of physical expression available to men. more...

  • Racialized Bodies, Disabling Worldsby Parin Dossa

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2009; US$ 26.95

    In Racialized Bodies, Disabling Worlds , Parin Dossa explores the lives of Canadian Muslim women who share their stories of social marginalization and disenfranchisement in a disabling world. more...

  • Handbook on Gender and Healthby Jasmine Gideon

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 60.00

    This Handbook brings together a groundbreaking collection of chapters that uses a gender lens to explore health, healthcare and health policy in both the Global South and North. Empirical evidence is drawn from a variety of different settings and points to the many ways in which the gendered dimensions of health have become reworked across the globe. more...

  • Gender and the Rhetoric of Modernity in Spanish America, 1850?1910by Lee Skinner

    University Press of Florida 2016; US$ 79.95

    This ambitious volume surveys an expansive and diverse range of countries across the nineteenth-century Spanish-colonized Americas, showing how both men and women used the discourses of modernity to envision the place of women in the modern, utopian nation. Lee Skinner argues that the rhetorical nature of modernity made it possible for readers and... more...

  • The Persistence of Gender Inequalityby Mary Evans

    Wiley 2017; US$ 24.95 US$ 21.62

    Despite centuries of campaigning, women still earn less and have less power than men. Equality remains a goal not yet reached. In this incisive account of why this is the case, Mary Evans argues that optimistic narratives of progress and emancipation have served to obscure long-term structural inequalities between women and men, structural inequalities... more...

  • Reden und Schweigenby Diana Haußmann

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2016; US$ 29.99

    Die vorliegende Studie beschäftigt sich mit dem literarischen Werk der algerischen Autorin Assia Djebar (*1936). Ihr Hauptaugenmerk richtet sich auf den 1995 erschienenen Roman Vaste est la prison, den die Autorin als Teil eines auf vier Bände ausgelegten autobiografischen Projekts, des Quatuor algérien, charakterisiert. Insofern sich eine isolierte... more...

  • Key Concepts in Gender Studiesby Jane Pilcher; Imelda Whelehan

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 33.00

    Including nine new entries, this thoroughly revised edition provides an authoritative account of gender studies, reflecting on the complex and multi-faceted character of the field in a way that is accessible to students across the social sciences and humanities. more...

  • Utopian Bodies and the Politics of Transgressionby Lucy Sargisson

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 59.95

    What do we want? What do we believe to be wrong with the world? How can we best change it? How should we live? Given the world as it is, how can we best achieve our dreams and desires? Utopian Bodies is, quite simply, a new approach to thinking about theory. Using the dominant themes of green and feminist politics, this fascinating and original... more...

  • Between Profits and Primitivismby Athena Devlin

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    Between 1800 and the First World War, white middle-class men were depicted various forms of literature as weak and nervous. This book explores cultural writings dedicated to the physical and mental health of the male subject, showing that men have mobilized gender constructions repeatedly and self-consciously to position themselves within the culture.... more...