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Gender Studies

  • An Integrated Theory of Sexual Offendingby Tony Ward; Anthony R. Beech

    Wiley 2016; US$ 180.00

    The book will introduce the Integrated Theory of Sexual Offending (ITSO) and start with a general overview. The core assumptions of the theory will be examined in subsequent chapters (eg the biological component, the neuropsychological systems and social competency problems), which will include the evidence and supporting theory for ITSO. The final... more...

  • Gender Outlawby Kate Bornstein

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2016; US$ 16.00

    Part coming-of-age story, part mind-altering manifesto on gender and sexuality, coming directly to you from the life experiences of a transgender woman, Gender Outlaw breaks all the rules and leaves the reader forever changed.26 black-and-white illustrations. more...

  • Pride & Joyby Jurek Wajdowicz; Kate Clinton

    The New Press 2016; US$ 21.99

    More than forty years have passed since members of the LGBTQ community took to the streets of New York City on the first anniversary of the Stonewall Riots for the world?s first march for gay rights. From its modest, though ambitious, beginnings, the annual event has grown into an all-encompassing celebration of queer culture, drawing more than a... more...

  • Complexitiesby Bettye Anne Case; Anne M. Leggett

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 35.00

    Sophie Germain taught herself mathematics by candlelight, huddled in her bedclothes. Ada Byron Lovelace anticipated aspects of general-purpose digital computing by more than a century. Cora Ratto de Sadosky advanced messages of tolerance and equality while sharing her mathematical talents with generations of students. This captivating book gives... more...

  • Teaching Gender and Sex in Contemporary Americaby Kristin Haltinner; Ryanne Pilgeram

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 139.00

    This book providesinnovative pedagogy, theory, and strategies for college and universityprofessors who seek effective methods and materials for teaching about genderand sex to today?s students. It provides thoughtful reflections on the newstruggles and opportunities instructors face in teaching gender and sex duringwhat has been called the ?post-feminist... more...

  • Sexual Orientation and Transgender Issues in Organizationsby Thomas Köllen

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 229.00

    Over the last decade workforce diversity has attracted much scientific attention. Given the shortage of literature on issues related to homosexual, bisexual and transgender employees, compared to other facets of workforce diversity, this book opens up new perspectives on this issue. Emphasis is placed on the equal consideration of gay, lesbian, bisexual,... more...

  • Cinesexualityby Patricia MacCormack

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Cinesexuality explores the queerness of cinema spectatorship, arguing that cinema spectatorship represents a unique encounter of desire, pleasure and perversion beyond dialectics of subject/object and image/meaning; an extraordinary 'cinesexual' relationship, that encompasses each event of cinema spectatorship in excess of gender, hetero- or homosexuality,... more...

  • Queering the Non/Humanby Myra J. Hird; Noreen Giffney

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 154.95

    What might it mean to queer the Human? By extension, how is the Human employed within queer theory? These questions invite a reconsideration of the way we think about queer theory, the category of the Human and the act of queering itself. This interdisciplinary volume of essays gathers together essays by international pioneering scholars in queer... more...

  • 'Innocent Women and Children'by R. Charli Carpenter

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Examining the influence of gender constructs on the international regime protecting war-affected civilians, R. Charli Carpenter examines how in practice belligerents, advocates and humanitarian players interpret civilian immunity so as to leave adult civilian men and older boys at grave risk in conflict zones. Providing a wealth of ground-breaking... more...

  • Queer Youth Suicide, Culture and Identityby Rob Cover

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Despite increasing tolerance, legal protections against homophobia, and anti-discrimination policies throughout much of the western world, suicide attempts by queer youth remain relatively high. For over twenty years, research into queer youth suicide has debated reasons and risks, although it has also often reiterated assumptions about sexual identity... more...