The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Gender Studies

Most popular at the top

  • Abortion and the Politics of Motherhoodby Kristin Luker

    University of California Press 1985; US$ 19.16

    In this important study of the abortion controversy in the United States, Kristin Luker examines the issues, people, and beliefs on both sides of the abortion conflict. She draws data from twenty years of public documents and newspaper accounts, as well as over two hundred interviews with both pro-life and pro-choice activists. She argues that moral... more...

  • Surrealism and the Occultby Tessel M. Bauduin

    Amsterdam University Press 2014; US$ 123.99

    This book offers a new perspective on a long-debated issue: the role of the occult in surrealism, in particular under the leadership of French writer André Breton. Based on thorough source analysis, this study details how our understanding of occultism and esotericism, as well as of their function in Bretonian surrealism, changed significantly over... more...

  • Own Your Lifeby Sally Clarkson; Ruth Schwenk; Angela Perritt; Sarah Mae

    Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2015; US$ 15.99

    Do you ever long for days full of joy and energy—days that bring out the best version of you rather than leave you exhausted? Do you sometimes catch yourself wishing life was more impactful and fulfilling? In a world that’s moving so fast, it’s easy to lose your sense of purpose. So now is the time to make each moment of your ordinary,... more...

  • The Sexual Contractby Carole Pateman

    Wiley 2014; US$ 27.50

    Carole Pateman is one of the foremost political theorists writing in English today. In this outstanding new work, she presents a major reinterpretation of modern political theory. She shows how standard discussions of social contract theory tell only half the story. The sexual contract which establishes modern patriarchy and the political right of... more...

  • Sacred Cows: Is Feminism Relevant to the New Millennium?by Rosalind Coward

    HarperCollins Publishers 2012; Not Available

    The women?s movement has transformed British society since the 1960s. In this contentious and controversial book leading feminist writer Ros Coward asks, is it now holding us back? more...

  • Sexismus und Irritation im Netzby Jennifer Eickelmann

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 19.26

    Die Nutzung von YOUTUBE, dem derzeit meistbesuchten Videoportal weltweit, gehört für viele Internetuser längst zum Alltag: Selbstgedrehte Videos werden zur Schau gestellt, kommentiert, parodiert oder neu abgemischt. Dabei verkörpert die Plattform wie kaum eine zweite das ?Mitmach-Web? mit all seinen Nutzungsmöglichkeiten und Kommunikationsformen. Doch... more...

  • Sexuelle Gleichberechtigungby Jeffrey Weeks; Karin Wördemann

    Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 7.70

    Magnus Hirschfeld setzte im Kampf für die Gleichberechtigung von Homosexuellen seine Hoffnungen auf die Wissenschaft, was sich in biologistischen Argumentationsmustern widerspiegelt: Körperliche und genetische Ursachen der Homosexualität bildeten die Grundlage der Diskussionen, die nicht nur in den Sexualwissenschaften noch lange Zeit einflussreich... more...

  • Geschlechtersemantik 1800/1900by Natalia Igl

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 43.34

    Ausgehend von den literatur- und diskursgeschichtlichen Schwellenräumen um 1800 und 1900 untersucht Natalia Igl den historisch-semantischen Wandel des komplementären Geschlechtermodells und dessen Krise. Anders als die bisherige Forschung legt sie dabei den Fokus auf den Naturalismus als Initialphase der literarischen Diskursivierung der »modernen«... more...

  • Kinder: Geschlecht männlichby Klaudia Schultheis; Gabriele Strobel-Eisele; Thomas Fuhr

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2006; US$ 23.11

    Innerhalb der Forschung über Kinder und Kindheit richtet sich das wissenschaftliche Interesse neben der Mädchenforschung inzwischen auch verstärkt auf die Erziehung, Sozialisation und Entwicklung der Jungen. Das Buch bietet im ersten Teil handbuchartig einen Überblick über den aktuellen Stand der Jungenforschung. Im zweiten Teil werden genuin pädagogische... more...

  • Gender and American History Since 1890by Barbara Melosh

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    These essays chart major contributions to recent historiography. Carefully selected for their accessibility and accompanied by headnotes and study questions, the essays offer a clear and engaging introduction for the non-specialist. The introduction describes the emergence of gender as a subject of historical investigation and in ten essays, historians... more...