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  1. The Developmental Social Psychology of Gender

    Edited by Thomas Eckes, Hanns M. Trautner

    Numerous publications have addressed gender issues from a social or a developmental psychological perspective. This volume breaks new ground in advancing a genuine synthesis of theory and research from these two disciplines. Building on the premise that a full understanding of the multifaceted...

    Published April 1st 2000 by Psychology Press

  2. Homosexuality and the Mental Health Professions

    The Impact of Bias

    Edited by Jack Drescher

    For more than half a century, The Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP) has produced position statements on relevant and controversial psychiatric topics. This latest monograph, Homosexuality and the Mental Health Professions: The Impact of Bias,continues a tradition of timely publications...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Depression

    Feminist Social Constructionist Approaches

    By Janet Stoppard

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Women are particularly vulnerable to depression. Understanding Depression provides an in-depth critical examination of mainstream approaches to understanding and treating depression from a feminist perspective. Janet Stoppard argues that current approaches give only partial accounts of womens'...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Revolutions of the Heart

    Gender, Power and the Delusions of Love

    By Wendy Langford

    This book looks at how heterosexual relationships really work. Author?? argues that the process of falling in love is just a brief holiday from the gender roles which quickly reassert themselves in their old forms. Topics covered include romantic love, the problem of desire and the trouble with...

    Published May 13th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Women and Aging

    Transcending the Myths

    By Linda R. Gannon

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Aging in women has traditionally been defined by the menopause, however it is often social and economic changes which are more important to women.In Aging in Women Linda Gannon redresses the balance. From a feminist perspective, she critically reviews current research and provides a more...

    Published April 15th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Being Married, Doing Gender

    A Critical Analysis of Gender Relationships in Marriage

    By Caroline Dryden

    Series: Women and Psychology

    In one of the first psychological studies of women in heterosexual relationships, Caroline Dryden examines the social context of their experiences and emotional struggles. Unlike the developmental literature in which women are studied only as mothers, or the clinical literature which has little...

    Published December 10th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Communicating Gender

    By Suzanne Romaine

    Taking a cross-disciplinary approach, Suzanne Romaine's main concern is to show how language and discourse play key roles in understanding and communicating gender and culture. In addition to linguistics--which provides the starting point and central focus of the book--she draws on the fields of...

    Published October 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  8. Queer Theory in Education

    Edited by William F. Pinar

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Theoretical studies in curriculum have begun to move into cultural studies--one vibrant and increasingly visible sector of which is queer theory. Queer Theory in Education brings together the most prominent and promising scholars in the field of education--primarily but not exclusively in...

    Published September 1st 1998 by Routledge

  9. Post-Natal Depression

    Psychology, Science and the Transition to Motherhood

    By Paula Nicolson

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Post-Natal Depression challenges the expectation that it is normal to be a 'happy mother'. It provides a radical critique of the traditional medical and social science explanations of 'post natal depression' by supplying a systematic feminist psychological analysis of women's experiences following...

    Published June 18th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Stereotype Activation and Inhibition

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume XI

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    The use of social sterotypes as a basis for judgments and behavioral decisions has been a major focus of social psychological theory and research since the field began. Although motivational and cognitive influences on stereotyping have been considered, these two general types of influence have...

    Published May 1st 1998 by Psychology Press