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  1. 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 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  2. 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 27th 2012 by Routledge

  3. 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 16th 2012 by Routledge

  4. 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 21st 2012 by Routledge

  5. Women's Lives

    A Psychological Exploration, 3rd Edition

    By Claire Etaugh, Judith S. Bridges

    Women’s Lives: A Psychological Exploration, 3rd Edition draws on a wealth of the literature to present a rich range of experiences and issues of relevance to girls and women. This text offers the unique combination of a chronological approach to gender that is embedded within topical chapters....

    Published February 25th 2012 by Psychology Press

  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 15th 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 21st 2011 by Psychology Press

  8. Psychology of Gender

    Fourth Edition

    By Vicki Helgeson

    Unlike other gender texts, Psychology of Gender focuses equally on both men and women, drawing from empirical research and conceptual discussions.The book includes research and discussions surrounding gender in the areas of psychology, sociology, anthropology, medicine, and public health. It...

    Published July 29th 2011 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 24th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Gender

    Psychological Perspectives, Sixth Edition

    By Linda Brannon

    This bestselling text presents research about gender and helps students think critically about the differences between research findings and gender stereotypes. It examines the biology and social context in which women and men express gendered behaviors. Defining gender as the behaviors and...

    Published October 5th 2010 by Psychology Press