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  1. The Thin Woman

    Feminism, Post-structuralism and the Social Psychology of Anorexia Nervosa

    By Helen Malson

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The Thin Woman provides an in-depth discussion of anorexia nervosa from a feminist social psychological standpoint. Medicine, psychiatry and psychology have all presented us with particular ways of understanding eating disorders, yet the notion of 'anorexia' as a medical condition limits our...

    Published November 13th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Re-thinking Abortion

    Psychology, Gender and the Law

    By Mary Boyle

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Women have been able to have abortions legally for over 30 years. Yet few books have considered it as anything other than a health issue. Mary Boyle breaks this mould by considering the constructions of abortion in Western society. Drawing on ideas from sociology, politics, anthropology and law...

    Published November 6th 1997 by Routledge

  3. The Menstrual Cycle

    By Anne Walker

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Anne Walker shows that women are neither the victims of raging hormonal fluctuations nor entirely unaffected by them. Unlike most previous publications that focus on menstruation (a part of the cycle), The Menstrual Cycle presents a well researched study of the entire menstrual cycle and its...

    Published July 31st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Gender Equity Right From the Start

    By Jo Sanders, Janice Koch, Josephine Urso

    What makes girls avoid math, science, and technology in school? And what can teacher educators do to help new teachers keep this from happening so that all of our children's talents can find expression? These two volumes provide teaching materials and background information on gender equity for...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  5. Gender Equity Sources and Resources for Education Students

    By Jo Sanders, Janice Koch, Josephine Urso

    What makes girls avoid math, science, and technology in school? And what can teacher educators do to help new teachers keep this from happening so that all of our children's talents can find expression? These two volumes provide teaching materials and background information on gender equity for...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. Constituting Gender Through Talk in Childhood

    Conversations in Parent-child, Peer, and Sibling Relationships:a Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction

    Edited by Amy Sheldon

    This issue explores some of the ways in which gender, as a social construction, might be rooted in and contingent on conversational processes in childhood. The interconnections between language and gender in three key developmental sociolinguistic contexts are examined: talk between parent and...

    Published February 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  7. Gender, Power, and Communication in Human Relationships

    Edited by Pamela J. Kalbfleisch, Michael J. Cody

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This edited volume establishes a state-of-the-art perspective on theory and research on gender, power, and communication in human relationships. Both theoretical essays and review chapters address issues relevant to female and male differences in power, dominance, communication, equality, and...

    Published June 1st 1995 by Routledge

  8. Gender Tales

    Tensions in the Schools

    Edited by Judith S. Kleinfeld, Suzanne Yerian

    A book of "real world" cases, this text introduces "flashpoint" issues related to gender equity in the schools. It immerses readers in the human dilemmas teachers face when they set out to provide equal opportunities for -- and to develop the abilities of -- all of their students. Each case, a true...

    Published May 1st 1995 by Routledge

  9. Gender, Sex and Sexuality

    Contemporary Psychological Perspectives

    By Gerda Siann

    For some time sex has been defined as the biological difference between men and women, and gender as the manner in which culture defines and constrains these differences. Feminine/masculine, male/female, women/men, boy/girl - terms of sexual and gender division like these permeate the way we think...

    Published July 14th 1994 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Sexuality in Adolescence

    Current Trends

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Sexuality in Adolescence: Current Trends considers the latest theory and research on adolescent development, focusing on sexuality as a vital aspect of normal, healthy maturation. Biological changes are discussed within a social context, and the latest research is presented on key issues of our...

    Published October 21st 1993 by Routledge