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  1. Economies of Desire at the Victorian Fin de Siècle

    Libidinal Lives

    Edited by Jane Ford, Kim Edwards Keates, Patricia Pulham

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

    This volume marks the first sustained study to interrogate how and why issues of sexuality, desire, and economic processes intersect in the literature and culture of the Victorian fin de siècle. At the end of the nineteenth-century, the move towards new models of economic thought marked the...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Subaltern Movements in India

    Gendered Geographies of Struggle Against Neoliberal Development

    By Manisha Desai

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Social struggles in India target both the state and private corporations. This book examines social movements which challenge the neoliberal model of development. Based on extensive field research, the focus is on three particular struggles in Gujarat. These ongoing struggles by adivasis, farmers,...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Women of the Middle East

    Edited by Fatma Muge Gocek

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Women's Rights in the USA

    Policy Debates and Gender Roles, 5th Edition

    By Dorothy E. McBride, Janine A. Parry

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Gender and Social Hierarchies

    Perspectives from Social Psychology

    Edited by Klea Faniko, Fabio Lorenzi-Cioldi, Oriane Sarrasin, Eric Mayor

    Society consists of various social groups coexisting within a hierarchical structure, where some groups possess a disproportionate share of political, economic, and cultural power. Groups defined by gender are most often also defined by social status; these two categories - gender and social status...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. State Crime, Women and Gender

    By Victoria E. Collins

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    The United Nations has called violence against women "the most pervasive, yet least recognized human rights abuse in the world" and there is a long-established history of the systematic victimization of women by the state during times of peace and conflict. This book contributes to the established...

    To Be Published October 16th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Young Muslim Women in India

    Bollywood, Identity and Changing Youth Culture

    By Kabita Chakraborty

    Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series

    This book, based on extensive, original research, details the changing lives of youth living in slum communities (bustees) in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta). Using young people’s own photos, art and narratives, the book explores how Muslim girls and young women are contributing to, and impacted by,...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Domestic Workers in the Middle East

    Status Enhancement and Degradation in Arab Households

    By Ray Jureidini

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society

    Millions of women from poor countries migrate to the Middle East to undertake domestic work in order to support their families at home. This book examines the slavery-like conditions of these female migrant domestic workers, with specific reference to the Kafala system of sponsorship....

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Gender, Nationalism and Conflict Transformation

    New Themes and Old Problems in Northern Ireland

    By Fidelma Ashe

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book looks at the gendering of the on-going process of conflict transformation in Northern Ireland. It aims both to document and analyze the effects of the restructuring of formal and civil society politics on gender and sexual equality. Consequently, it opens up the...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Militarism, Gender and (In)Security

    Biopolitical Technologies of Security and the War on Terror

    By Cristina Masters

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This book examines the biopolitical fetishisation of technology in contemporary practices of war, and thus explores how masculinity is being rearticulated within the context of US militarism. More specifically, it explores the ethico-political possibilities of technology and the attending...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge