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  1. Just Sex?

    The Cultural Scaffolding of Rape

    By Nicola Gavey

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Winner of the Association for Women In Psychology 2006 Distinguished Publication Award! The past two decades have witnessed a significant shift in how rape is understood in Western societies. This shift in perception has revealed the startling frequency of occurrences of date rape, obscuring...

    Published December 8th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Sexual Assault in Context

    Teaching College Men About Gender

    By Christopher Kilmartin, Alan D. Berkowitz

    Most North American colleges have programs that help students understand the harm done to victims of sexual violence and, if prosecuted, the potential consequences of their perpetrators. However, only a few programs also address those aspects of masculine culture that surround sexual assault....

    Published November 29th 2004 by Psychology Press

  3. Who's That Girl? Who's That Boy?

    Clinical Practice Meets Postmodern Gender Theory

    By Lynne Layton

    Hailed on publication as "an impressive integration of postmodernism and relational psychoanalysis" (James Hansel) and "an intelligent and stimulating account of where the issues of identity, gender, and difference are joined" (Jessica Benjamin), Lynne Layton's Who's That Girl? Who's That Boy? is a...

    Published March 29th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Science/Fiction of Sex

    Feminist Deconstruction and the Vocabularies of Heterosex

    By Annie Potts

    Series: Women and Psychology

    What can we learn from exploring the differences in male and female orgasmic experience? Is the penis an entity with a mind of its own? These issues and others, such as the popular portrayals of male sexuality as active and outwardly focused and female sexuality as passive and internally located,...

    Published November 26th 2002 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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