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  1. Britain in the Age of the French Revolution

    1785 - 1820

    By Jennifer Mori

    This new survey looks at the impact in Britain of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic aftermath, across all levels of British society. Jennifer Mori provides a clear and accessible guide to the ideas and intellectual debates the revolution stimulated, as well as popular political movements...

    Published August 21st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Midlife Lesbian Relationships

    Friends, Lovers, Children, and Parents

    By Marcy R Adelman

    What awaits lesbians at middle age?Midlife Lesbian Relationships explores the rich world of lesbian relationships at midlife, from dating through the loss of parents, and describes the central relationship between who we are as adults and our connections with friends, lovers, parents, and...

    Published August 18th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Feminism, Community, and Communication

    By Betty Mackune-Karrer, Mary E Olson

    . . . from the minds of therapists on the cutting edge!This informative, innovative collection brings together the work of a group of “scholar-therapists,” all women, who have met regularly for ten years to discuss family therapy, gender, and postmodern ideas. The major themes--feminism...

    Published August 18th 2000 by Routledge

  4. A Road Is Made

    Communism in Shanghai 1920-1927

    By Steve Smith

    Series: Chinese Worlds

    This is a study of the activities, ideas and internal life of the Chinese Communist Party in Shanghai during its formative period. It investigates the party's relations to the city's students and teachers, women, entrepreneurs, secret societies and its workers, and examines the efforts to transform...

    Published August 11th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Tongzhi

    Politics of Same-Sex Eroticism in Chinese Societies

    By Edmond J Coleman, Wah-Shan Chou

    Tongzhi: Politics of Same-Sex Eroticism in Chinese Societies examines Chinese societies where the family-kinship system, rather than sexuality, is taken as the basis of an individual's identity. With Tongzhi, you will come to understand the variations of same-sex erotica in different Chinese...

    Published August 11th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Ageing in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Issues, Policies and Future Trends

    Edited by David R. Phillips

    Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 10th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Closet Space

    Geographies of Metaphor from the Body to the Globe

    By Michael P. Brown

    Is the closet just a metaphor? Closet Space provides a highly original account of the spatial metaphor of "the closet", and is the first geography text to focus on this important issue. Using a variety of research techniques and materials, the book explores the closet through texts including:* the...

    Published August 10th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Political Violence and the Palestinian Family

    Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being

    By Vivian Khamis

    What has political occupation done to Palestinian family life in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip?A psychological study of family members affected by unrest, Political Violence and the Palestinian Family: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being examines families living in the...

    Published August 4th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Mothering the Self

    Mothers, Daughters, Subjects

    By Stephanie Lawler

    Series: Transformations

    The mother-daughter relationship has preoccupied feminist writers for decades, but typically it has been the daughter's story at centre-stage. Mothering the Self brings together these maternal and daughterly stories by drawing on in-depth interviews with women who speak both as mothers and as...

    Published August 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  10. Central Asia and the New Global Economy: Critical Problems, Critical Choices

    Critical Problems, Critical Choices

    By Boris Z. Rumer

    Central Asia's new states have been buffeted by financial ill winds from East Asia and Russia and by Islamic revolutionary movements from the south. In the context of widespread and deepening impoverishment, endemic corruption, gaping inequalities, and external pressures to undertake difficult...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge