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  1. The Price of Sex

    By Belinda Brooks-Gordon

    As a society we are buying more sex than ever before. Adult sex shops now take their place amongst retailers in the high street and lap dancing clubs compete for an increased share of the leisure economy; hotel chains offer sexually explicit films as part of their standard service, the party...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Willan

  2. Lesbian Widows

    Invisible Grief

    By Victoria Whipple

    The unseen issues of grief and discrimination—lesbians becoming widows The death of a life partner poses unique challenges for lesbians. Lesbian Widows: Invisible Grief reveals the touching and very personal stories of twenty-five women, including the author, who were widowed at a young age...

    Published May 7th 2006 by Routledge

  3. The Basics of Essay Writing

    By Nigel Warburton

    Essay writing is an essential skill for students at all academic levels and the ability to produce clear, well-argued essays is key to good coursework and the vast majority of written exams. This book offers the new or under-confident essay writer all the guidance and advice they need to...

    Published March 29th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Out of Order

    By Mary Corcoran

    This book provides a comprehensive account of the imprisonment of women for politically motivated offences in Northern Ireland between 1972 and 1999. Women political prisoners were engaged in a campaign to obtain formal recognition as political prisoners, and then to retain this status after it was...

    Published January 31st 2006 by Willan

  5. Without Condoms

    Unprotected Sex, Gay Men and Barebacking

    By Michael Shernoff

    After years of activism, risk awareness, and AIDS prevention, increasing numbers of gay men are not using condoms, and new infections of HIV are on the rise. Using case studies and exhaustive survey research, this timely, groundbreaking book allows men who have unprotected sex, a practice now known...

    Published October 27th 2005 by Routledge

  6. The Foundation and Future of Feminist Therapy

    By Marcia Hill, Mary Ballou

    Explore the obstacles and challenges involved in bringing feminist values and techniques into mainstream therapyFeminist therapy has been challenging mainstream therapy thinking and practice for the past thirty years. The Foundation and Future of Feminist Therapy is the first book to provide a...

    Published October 24th 2005 by Routledge

  7. The End of Gender

    A Psychological Autopsy

    By Shari L. Thurer

    Gender isn't what it used to be. Categories are collapsing. What was deviant for baby boomers has become mainstream for their offspring: like the coed who realizes she's bisexual but, after a period of adjustment, shrugs her shoulders and gets on with her otherwise mundane life. Gender as we once...

    Published June 13th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Researching Gender Violence

    Edited by Tina Skinner, Marianne Hester, Ellen Malos

    In this edited collection leading authors in the field draw on their experience to address key methodological questions and challenges that have arisen from the recent proliferation of research projects and government funded initiatives on violence against women. Topics include: evaluation research...

    Published December 31st 2004 by Willan

  9. Sex Work

    By Teela Sanders

    This is a richly detailed account of the way the sex industry works, and one of the few empirical studies that investigates the off street industry in Britain. The book seeks to advance a greater knowledge of the social organisation of the sex industry by uncovering the day-to-day activities of...

    Published November 30th 2004 by Willan

  10. What a Lesbian Looks Like

    By National Lesbian and Gay Survey

    The National Lesbian and Gay Survey is a mass observation project set up in 1985 to record the experience of lesbians and gay men. Since that time, lesbian and gay volunteers have provided accounts on a wide range of issues pertinent to lesbian and gay life. "What a Lesbian Looks Like" draws on...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge