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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships

    By James M. Honeycutt, James G. Cantrill

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships focuses on the role of memory, communication, and social cognition in the development of romantic relationships. The authors review developmental models of communication and examine criticisms of these models. They also explore the stages through...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge

  4. 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 March 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 February 29th 2000 by Routledge

  6. 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 10th 1999 by Routledge

  7. 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 12th 1999 by Routledge

  8. 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 14th 1999 by Routledge

  9. 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 9th 1998 by Routledge

  10. 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 September 30th 1998 by Psychology Press