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  1. The Psychological Development of Girls and Women

    Rethinking Change in Time

    By Sheila Greene

    Series: Women and Psychology

    In this book, Sheila Greene presents a challenging new perspective on the psychological development of girls and women which emphasises the central role of time in human development. She critically reviews traditional and contemporary theoretical approaches - ranging from orthodox psychoanalysis to...

    Published November 20th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Gender, Language and Discourse

    By Ann Weatherall

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Is language sexist? Do women and men speak different languages?Gender, Language and Discourse uniquely examines the contribution that psychological research - in particular, discursive psychology - has made to answering these questions. Until now, books on gender and language have tended to be...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Media, Gender and Identity

    An Introduction

    By David Gauntlett

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 24th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Peer Prejudice and Discrimination

    The Origins of Prejudice, 2nd Edition

    By Harold D. Fishbein

    This award-winning book provides an analysis of the genetic/evolutionary, cultural/historical, and developmental aspects of prejudice and discrimination. It emphasizes how certain genetic/evolutionary mechanisms are utilized to both produce and prevent prejudice and discrimination from occurring or...

    Published June 30th 2002 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychoanalytic Therapy and the Gay Man

    By Jack Drescher

    Do the conventional insights of depth psychology have anything to offer the gay patient? Can contemporary psychoanalytic theory be used to make sense of gay identities in ways that are helpful rather than hurtful, respectful rather than retraumatizing? In Psychoanalytic Therapy and the...

    Published October 31st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Social Psychology and Human Sexuality

    Key Readings

    Edited by Roy F. Baumeister

    Series: Key Readings in Social Psychology

    In spite of its central importance in human relationships, the study of sexuality has been somewhat neglected by social psychologists. This reader brings together a fascinating selection of articles which examine sex as a social phenomenon: as a group of behavior patterns that people engage in...

    Published March 8th 2001 by Psychology Press

  7. Models of Achievement

    Reflections of Eminent Women in Psychology, Volume 3

    Edited by Agnes N. O'Connell

    This outstanding book contains inspiring stories of late 20th century women who broke new ground in psychological knowledge and its applications. The lives and careers of 53 women are examined within social and historical contexts using three levels of analysis--the individual, the group, and the...

    Published February 28th 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. Gender Construction in Children's Interactions

    A Cultural Perspective. A Special Issue of Research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Amy Kyratzis

    This special issue examines gender construction by children in some of its rich cultural and contextual complexity and in some of its interactions with power. The first two articles are about preschool children's language. One examines preschoolers' socialization into Japanese--a language in which...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  9. Gender, Economy and Culture in the European Union

    By Simon Duncan, Birgit Pfau-Effinger

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    Providing a comprehensive analysis of comparative gender difference in the EU, this book addresses a spectrum of gender issues. From employment and households, to culture, sexuality and male violence, the book transcends any 'economy/culture' divide. This wide coverage is placed within a...

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Femininity and the Physically Active Woman

    By Precilla Y. L. Choi

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The fitness boom of the last two decades has led to many people incorporating exercise into their lifestyles through activities such as jogging and aerobics. However, whilst many physical and psychological health benefits have been documented, far too few people actually take part in enough...

    Published August 23rd 2000 by Routledge