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  1. Cultural Ecstasies

    Drugs, Gender and the Social Imaginary

    By Ilana Mountian

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    In this important contribution to the field, Ilana Mountian critically analyses discourses surrounding drug addiction, drug prohibition, treatment and prevention, and highlights new ways of understanding the role that gender plays in the ethics of drug use across cultures. The book analyses the...

    Published September 26th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Rewriting the Rules

    An Integrative Guide to Love, Sex and Relationships

    By Meg Barker

    We live in a time of great uncertainty about relationships. We search for "The One," but find ourselves staying single because nobody measures up. The reality of our relationships is not what we expected, and it becomes hard to balance it with all the other things that we want out of life. At...

    Published August 1st 2012 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Non-Monogamies

    Edited by Meg Barker, Darren Langdridge

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    Most social scientific work on intimate relationships has assumed a monogamous structure, or has considered anything other than monogamy only in the context of 'infidelity'. Yet, in recent years there has been a growing interest among researchers and the public in exploring various patterns of...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Sex/Gender

    Biology in a Social World

    By Anne Fausto-Sterling

    Series: The Routledge Series Integrating Science and Culture

    Sex/Gender presents a relatively new way to think about how biological difference can be produced over time in response to different environmental and social experiences. This book gives a clearly written explanation of the biological and cultural underpinnings of gender. Anne Fausto-Sterling...

    Published April 15th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Gender, Culture, and Consumer Behavior

    Edited by Cele C. Otnes, Linda Tuncay Zayer

    This book covers the gamut of topics related to gender and consumer culture. Changing gender roles have forced scholars and practitioners to re-examine some of the fundamental assumptions and theories in this area. Gender is a core component of identity and thus holds significant implications...

    Published March 20th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Science of the Couple

    The Ontario Symposium Volume 12

    Edited by Lorne Campbell, Jennifer La Guardia, James M. Olson, Mark P. Zanna

    Series: Ontario Symposia on Personality and Social Psychology Series

    Although love and relationships have been focal points for poets and philosophers for thousands of years, these topics had not traditionally been the focus of empirical research. As a result, very little was known about how couples maintained happiness and satisfaction in their relationships, or...

    Published February 14th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities

    4th Edition

    By Diane F. Halpern

    The fourth edition of Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities critically examines the breadth of research on this complex and controversial topic, with the principal aim of helping the reader to understand where sex differences are found – and where they are not. Since the publication of the third...

    Published September 20th 2011 by Psychology Press

  8. The Madness of Women

    Myth and Experience

    By Jane M. Ussher

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Nominated for the 2012 Distinguished Publication Award of the Association for Women in Psychology! Why are women more likely to be positioned or diagnosed as mad than men? If madness is a social construction, a gendered label, as many feminist critics would argue, how can we...

    Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Men, Women and Relationships – A Post-Jungian Approach

    Gender Electrics and Magic Beans

    By Phil Goss

    This book offers Jungian perspectives on social constructions of gender difference and explores how these feed into adult ways of relating within male-female relationships. Phil Goss places this discussion within an archetypal context drawing on the fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk to consider the...

    Published August 19th 2010 by Routledge

  10. 'Adolescence', Pregnancy and Abortion

    Constructing a Threat of Degeneration

    By Catriona I. Macleod

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Winner of the Rhodes University Vice-Chancellor's Book Award 2012! Winner of the 2011 Distinguished Publication Award of the Association for Women in Psychology! Why, despite evidence to the contrary, does the narrative of the negative consequences of teenage pregnancy, abortion and childbearing...

    Published June 29th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender and Psychology
    Edited by Vivien Burr
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  2. Men in Families: When Do They Get involved? What Difference Does It Make?
    Edited by Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. Queerying Families of Origin
    Edited by Chiara Bertone, Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli
    To Be Published November 18th 2014
  4. The Bonds of Love, Revisited
    Edited by Eyal Rozmarin
    To Be Published November 19th 2014
  5. Beauty and Misogyny: Harmful Cultural Practices in the West, 2nd Edition
    By Sheila Jeffreys
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014

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