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Sisterhood, Interrupted

From Radical Women to Girls Gone Wild


Chronicling the battles that have shaped conceptions of feminism, this book illuminates how younger...

Get to Work

. . . And Get a Life, Before It's Too Late


Read Linda Hirshman's posts on the Penguin Blog. Does changing a toddler ’s diapers count as a...

Generation Me - Revised and Updated

Why Today's Young Americans Are More Confident, Assertive, Entitled--and More Miserable Than Ever Before

Atria Books (2006)

The Associated Press calls them "The Entitlement Generation," and they are storming into schools,...

The Beauty Myth

How Images of Beauty Are Used Against Women

HarperCollins (2009)

The bestselling classic that redefined our view of the relationship between beauty and female...

Female Chauvinist Pigs

Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture

Free Press (2005)

A classic work on gender culture exploring how the women’s movement has evolved to Girls Gone Wild...


The Meaning of Style


'Hebdige's Subculture: The Meaning of Style is so important: complex and remarkably lucid, it's the...

I Will Survive

Personal gay, lesbian, bisexual & transgender stories in Singapore


“I Will Survive: Personal gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender stories in Singapore” brings...

Allen & Unwin (2005)

The aged population of the developed world is dramatically and increasingly outnumbering the young....

Romance on a Global Stage

Pen Pals, Virtual Ethnography, and "Mail Order" Marriages

By the year 2000 more than 350 Internet agencies were plying the email-order marriage trade, and the...

African Women's Movements

Transforming Political Landscapes


This book examines the causes of women's unprecedented success in African politics after the 1990s.