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  1. The Late-Victorian Marriage Question

    A Collection of Key New Woman Texts

    Edited by Ann Heilmann

    Series: History of Feminism

    This anthology contextualizes key feminist texts and ideas by linking them with the transformation of public opinion brought about by the late Victorian debate on marriage, motherhood and women's right to an independent life.Included are Mona Caird's controversial The Morality of Marriage; debates...

    Published March 18th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Cross-Cultural Counseling

    The Arab-Palestinian Case

    By Frank De Piano

    As a therapist, you may find yourself at a brick wall when you try to treat Middle Eastern, North African, South American, Asian, and other clients with psychotherapeutic techniques formulated in the West. As Cross-Cultural Counseling: The Arab-Palestinian Case illustrates, the construction of self...

    Published March 15th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Women, Drug Use, and HIV Infection

    By Sally J Stevens, Stephanie Tortu, Susan L Coyle

    In Women, Drug Use, and HIV Infection, you’ll see why AIDS is the fourth leading cause of death among women of childbearing age, and you’ll come to understand why it disproportionately affects minority women, many of whom are poor, addicted to drugs, and/or the sexual partners of drug users. You’ll...

    Published March 14th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Acts of Disclosure

    The Coming-Out Process of Contemporary Gay Men

    By Marc E. Vargo

    Confronting the psychological, social, sexual, legal, and political issues at stake in the coming-out process, Acts of Disclosure: The Coming-Out Process of Contemporary Gay Men uses research findings and first-hand accounts to help gay adolescents and men accept and embrace their sexual identity...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Central Asia Meets the Middle East

    Edited by David Menashri

    The emergence of Muslim republics has been part of a larger transformation experienced by the Middle East in the 1990s. The main purpose of this volume is to examine the impact of the transformation on the Middle East, especially Turkey and Iran....

    Published February 27th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Women's Work and Wages

    Edited by Christina Jonung, Inga Persson

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    At a time when women in industrialized countries have a stronger and more permanent presence in the labour market than ever before, why does the gender pay gap differ so greatly between countries? The contributors to this book use empirical studies of gender differences in family responsibilities...

    Published February 25th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Alcohol Use/Abuse Among Latinos

    Issues and Examples of Culturally Competent Services

    By Melvin Delgado

    In Alcohol Use/Abuse Among Latinos: Issues and Examples of Culturally Competent Services, you will learn how to design and improve services for Latinos with substance abuse problems by understanding that the cultures and personal backgrounds of your clients are crucial to the counseling process....

    Published February 25th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Citizenship: Pushing the Boundaries

    Feminist Review, Issue 57

    Edited by The Feminist Review Collective

    Citizenship: Pushing the Boundaries brings together global perspectives and issues of citizenship in particular regional and national contexts. It comprehensively covers contemporary feminist debates on citizenship such as: citizenship as a status bestowing rights and responsibilities, passive and...

    Published February 25th 1998 by Routledge

  9. An Artless Art - The Zen Aesthetic of Shiga Naoya

    A Critical Study with Selected Translations

    By Roy Starrs

    Shiga Naoya was a giant of Japanese literature but he is barely known outside Japan. This book is the first study of Shiga to explore in depth his affinities - both aesthetic and philosophic - with the long tradition of Zen art....

    Published February 24th 1998 by Routledge

  10. China

    A Cultural and Historical Dictionary

    By Michael Dillon

    Series: Durham East Asia Series

    Compiled by specialists from the University of Durham Department of East Asian Studies, this new reference work contains approximately 1500 entries covering Chinese civilisation from Peking Man to the present day. Subjects include history, politics, art, archaeology, literature, etc. The Dictionary...

    Published February 23rd 1998 by Routledge