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  • Gender Mainstreaming in Poverty Eradication and the Millennium Development Goalsby Naila Kabeer

    International Development Research Centre 2003; US$ 45.00

    This text explores the issue of gender inequality through the lens of the Millennium Development Goals, particularly the first one of halving world poverty by 2015. more...

  • Gender Perspectives on Reproduction and Sexuality, Volume 8by Marcia Texler Segal; Vasilikie Demos; Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 118.00

    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...

  • Gender Pluralismby Michael G. Peletz

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 55.95

    Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009! This book examines three big ideas: difference, legitimacy, and pluralism. Of chief concern is how people construe and deal with variation among fellow human beings. Why under certain circumstances do people embrace even sanctify differences, or at least begrudgingly tolerate them, and why in other contexts... more...

  • Gender Realitiesby Marcia Texler Segal; Vasilikie Demos

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 94.95

    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...

  • Gender and Everyday Lifeby Mary Holmes

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 53.95

    Why are we so insistent that women and men are different? This introduction to gender provides a fascinating, readable exploration of how society divides people into feminine women and masculine men.  Gender and Everyday Life  explores gender as a way of seeing women and men as not just biological organisms, but as people shaped by their everyday... more...

  • Gender in Historyby Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks

    Wiley 2011; US$ 39.95

    Updated with new material to reflect the latest developments in the field, Gender in History : Global Perspectives, 2nd Edition, provides a concise overview of the construction of gender in world cultures from the Paleolithic era to modern times. Includes examples drawn from the most recent scholarship relating to a diverse range of cultures,... more...

  • Gendersby David Glover; Cora Kaplan

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 24.95

    The concept of gender continues to be a central issue in literary and cultural studies, with a significance that crosses disciplinary boundaries and provokes lively debate. In this fully revised and updated second edition, David Glover and Cora Kaplan offer a lucid and illuminating introduction to ?gender? and its implications, including: an overview... more...

  • Living the Bodyby Meenakshi Thapan

    SAGE India 2009; US$ 39.95

    This book explores the development of a sociology of embodiment in the context. of women?s lives in contemporary, urban India. Through a critical analysis. of gender and class, the author unravels the complexities that are intrinsic to. the multi-layered and fluid construction of woman?s identity in relation. to embodiment. Living the Body: Embodiment,... more...

  • Marriage, Migration and Genderby Rajni Palriwala; Patricia Uberoi

    SAGE India 2008; US$ 34.95

    Marriage, Migration and Gender brings a gender-sensitive and comparative. perspective to bear on Asian peoples` migration experiences, both within and across. national borders. It seeks to examine how the institution of marriage may affect. or enable women`s and men`s migration, as well as the impact of migration, state. laws and immigration procedures... more...

  • The Politics of Gender in Victorian Britainby Ben Griffin

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 44.00

    This groundbreaking history challenges traditional assumptions about the development of British democracy and the struggle for women's rights. more...