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  1. Sex Changes

    Transformations in Society and Psychoanalysis

    By Mark J. Blechner

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    The last half-century has seen enormous changes in society’s attitude toward sexuality. In the 1950s, homosexuals in the United States were routinely arrested; today, homosexual activity between consenting adults is legal in every state, with same-sex marriage legal in Massachusetts and ...

    Published February 20th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Heterosexual Masculinities

    Contemporary Perspectives from Psychoanalytic Gender Theory

    Edited by Bruce Reis, Robert Grossmark

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    In recent years there have been substantial changes in approaches to how genders are made and what functions genders fulfill. Most of the scholarly focus in this area has been in the areas of feminist, gay, and lesbian studies, and heterosexual masculinity - which tended to be defined by lack and...

    Published February 17th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Thinking Critically about Research on Sex and Gender

    3rd Edition

    By Paula J Caplan, Jeremy Caplan

    The authors first demonstrate that most of the claims about sex and gender are not well supported by research, and then provide readers with constructive critical tools they can apply to this wealth of research to come to realistic, constructive conclusions. All of this is provided in a concise,...

    Published October 11th 2008 by Psychology Press

  4. Feeling Queer or Queer Feelings?

    Radical Approaches to Counselling Sex, Sexualities and Genders

    Edited by Lyndsey Moon

    Feeling Queer or Queer Feelings? presents highly innovative and contemporary ideas for counsellors, counselling and clinical psychologists and psychotherapists to consider in their work with non-heterosexual clients. Ground-breaking ideas are presented by new thinkers in the area for issues such...

    Published November 8th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Inside and Out

    Women, Prison, and Therapy

    Edited by Elaine J. Leeder

    A critical perspective on the treatment of incarcerated women—and their childrenInside and Out: Women, Prison, and Therapy challenges conventional thinking about the therapeutic issues facing female prisoners and their children. Therapists, counselors, scholars, and activists examine the injustices...

    Published May 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  6. Men's Violence Against Women

    Theory, Research, and Activism

    By Christopher Kilmartin, Julie Allison

    This text offers a balance of clinical and social psychological theory and research, as well as prevention and intervention techniques with the purpose of understanding and ultimately ending gender-based violence. The authors address several forms of violence, including rape, intimate partner...

    Published March 28th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. The Female Body in Mind

    The Interface between the Female Body and Mental Health

    Edited by Mervat Nasser, Karen Baistow, Janet Treasure

    The Female Body in Mind introduces new ways of thinking about issues of women's mental health assessment and treatment. Its multidisciplinary approach incorporates social, psychological, biological and philosophical perspectives on the female body. The contributions, from notable academics in the...

    Published March 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  8. Envy, Competition and Gender

    Theory, Clinical Applications and Group Work

    Edited by Leyla Navaro, Sharan L. Schwartzberg

    Envy, Competition and Gender provides a unique perspective on gender difference in relation to envy and competitiveness, reframing and de-demonizing these difficult emotions and revealing their potentially creative power. Incorporating perspectives from psychology, psychiatry, social work,...

    Published February 1st 2007 by Routledge

  9. Affirmative Psychotherapy with Bisexual Women and Bisexual Men

    By Ronald C. Fox

    Learn the latest practical—and bisexually affirmative—approaches to helping bisexual clientsClinical work with bisexual clients has conceptually shifted beyond the exclusive emphasis on either straight or lesbian and gay issues. There are still, however, too few psychotherapists who...

    Published October 18th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Treating Sexual Offenders

    An Integrated Approach

    By William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall, Geris A. Serran, Yolanda M. Fernandez

    Series: Practical Clinical Guidebooks

    Through extensive consideration of current research, theory and practice, Treating Sexual Offenders provides a guide to the assessment, treatment, and evaluation of a number of different disorders. Provides therapists with the means to have a continued positive impact on the sex offender, from...

    Published January 26th 2006 by Routledge