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Women's Studies

  • Texas Bad Girlsby J. Lee Butts

    The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc. 2016; US$ 15.99


  • Editing Early Modern Womenby Sarah C. E. Ross; Paul Salzman

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    This volume offers a new and comprehensive exploration of the theory and practice of editing early modern women's writing. more...

  • The Creation of Eve and Renaissance Naturalismby Jack M. Greenstein

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    This book traces how four early Renaissance masters represented the Creation of Eve. more...

  • Aphrodite's Daughtersby Maureen Honey

    Rutgers University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    Aphrodite?s Daughters introduces us to Angelina Weld Grimkť, Gwendolyn B. Bennett, and Mae V. Cowdery, African American poetic iconoclasts who viewed the female body as a source of strength and transcendence as they pioneered forthright modes of erotic self-expression during the Harlem Renaissance. Drawing from their published and unpublished poetry,... more...

  • Beauty, Virtue, Power, and Success in Venezuela 1850?2015by Elizabeth Gackstetter Nichols

    Lexington Books 2016; US$ 84.99

    Beauty, Virtue, Power, and Success in Venezuela 1850?2015 examines how Venezuelan women have learned to exercise and perform to societal expectations of beauty in four historical moments: 1850?1890, 1910?1950, 1960?1990, and 2000?2015. more...

  • The Courtship of Eva Eldridgeby Diane Simmons

    University of Iowa Press 2016; US$ 19.95

    Everyone got married in the 1950s, then moved to the suburbs to have the children of the soon-to-be-famous baby boom. For Americans who had survived the Great Depression and World War II, prosperous married life was a triumph. The unwed were objects of pity, scorn, even suspicion. And so in the 1950s, Eva Eldridge, no longer so young and marginally... more...

  • Fiercely Youby Jackie Huba; Shelly Stewart Kronbergs

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2016; US$ 18.95

    Work through your fears by getting fierce! Fiercely You is a creative, playful approach to the serious problems that women face regarding confidence and risk taking. At a particularly low point in her life, bestselling author Jackie Huba serendipitously stumbled upon the wonderful world of drag queens and was inspired. They were supremely self-assured,... more...

  • Wollstonecraft's Ghostby Andrew McInnes

    Taylor and Francis 2016; Not Available

    Focusing on the ways in which women writers from across the political spectrum engage with and adapt Wollstonecraft's political philosophy in order to advocate feminist reform, Andrew McInnes explores the aftermath of Wollstonecraft's death, the controversial publication of William Godwin's memoir of his wife, and Wollstonecraft's reception in the... more...

  • Fertility Holidaysby Amy Speier

    NYU Press 2016; US$ 23.80

    Each year, more and more Americans travel out of the country seeking low cost medical treatments abroad, including fertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization (IVF). As the lower middle classes of the United States have been priced out of an expensive privatized ?baby business,? the Czech Republic has emerged as a central hub of fertility... more...

  • Quintessence...Realizing the Archaic Futureby Mary Daly

    Beacon Press 2016; US$ 17.99

    "Suffused with her inimitable word play and stunning intelligence, and embodying a balance of mysticism and critical theory, Daly's clarion call to uncover the quintessence of the universe is quite an intriguing tune." - On the Issues more...