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  1. Sex Equality Policy in Western Europe

    Edited by Frances Gardiner

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    This book presents a wide-ranging comparative analysis of the development of sex-equality policies within Europe. The contributors, comprising both European and US-based scholars, address a very current political issue. This is an area of policy that has reached the decision-making stage in much of...

    Published April 17th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Autopornography

    A Memoir of Life in the Lust Lane

    By John Dececco, Phd, Samuel A Streit

    In this provocative book, retired porn star Scott O’Hara (known as “Spunk” by many of his fans from an early punk photospread) gives a backstage look at the world of pornography, revealing why he loved it, what he got out of it, and why he left it. In an autobiographical style, he...

    Published April 16th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Recent Japanese Philosophical Thought 1862-1994

    A Survey

    By Gino K. Piovesana

    Piovesana's famous survey is republished with an additional chapter by Naoshi Yamawaki to cover the intervening years up to 1994. It continues to be the only introduction to Japanese thinkers and philosophical thought covering the period of Japan's 'modern' era....

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Gender and Economics

    A European Perspective

    Edited by Geske Dijkstra, Janneke Plantenga

    Gender and Economics: A European Perspective provides an introduction to gender studies in economics. This is a rapidly expanding field in which textbooks are urgently necessary. The contributors give comprehensive coverage of the economic situation of women throughout Europe. The authors approach...

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Consuming Cultures

    Feminist Review Issue 55

    Edited by The Feminist Review Collective

    Consuming Cultures is concerned with the interrelationship of gender and the circuits of consumption, distribution, production and reproduction. The book looks at the ways in which gender intervenes in all parts of the circuit or the linkages between different elements....

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Creating a Place For Ourselves

    Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community Histories

    Edited by Brett Beemyn

    Creating a Place For Ourselves is a groundbreaking collection of essays that examines gay life in the United States before Stonewall and the gay liberation movement. Along with examining areas with large gay communities such as New York, San Francisco and Fire Island, the contributors also consider...

    Published April 7th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Innovations in Delivering Culturally Sensitive Social Work Services

    Challenges for Practice and Education

    By Yvonne Asamoah

    Innovations in Delivering Culturally Sensitive Social Work Services: Challenges for Practice and Education is for human service professionals and educators who are seeking innovative ways to make their practice and service delivery more culturally appropriate and their education and training more...

    Published April 4th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Sexual Justice

    Democratic Citizenship and the Politics of Desire

    By Morris B. Kaplan

    Sexual Justice defends a robust a robust conception of lesbian and gay rights, emphasizing protection against discrimination and recognition of queer relationships and families. Synthesizing materials from law, philosophy, psychoanalysis and literature, Kaplan argues that sexual desire is central...

    Published April 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  9. Reinterpreting Menopause

    Cultural and Philosophical Issues

    Edited by Paul Komesaroff, Philipa Rothfield, Jeanne Daly

    Reinterpreting Menopause brings together a number of reflections from a broad range of areas including feminism, cultural studies, clinical medicine, sociology, philosophy and political science and includes the voices and experiences of menopausal women themselves. In an innovative series of essays...

    Published April 1st 1997 by Routledge

  10. Reuven Shiloah - the Man Behind the Mossad

    Secret Diplomacy in the Creation of Israel

    By Haggai Eshed

    This is the story of Reuven Shiloah - the man who established the Mossad, and laid the foundations for the intelligence community of the State of Israel. The book is based on private archives, and interviews with people who worked closely with Shiloah both in Israel and abroad....

    Published April 1st 1997 by Routledge