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  1. 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 January 1st 2005 by Willan

  2. 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 December 1st 2004 by Willan

  3. 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 11th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Current Research on Bisexuality

    By Ronald Fox

    Current Research on Bisexuality is an important resource on recent psychological and sociological findings in bisexual studies. The authors provide research findings and case studies that add to our understanding of bisexual identity, bisexuality and relationships, bisexuality and ethnicity, and...

    Published September 14th 2004 by Routledge

  5. The Drag Queen Anthology

    The Absolutely Fabulous but Flawlessly Customary World of Female Impersonators

    By Lisa Underwood

    Examine the cultural and political implications of male-to-female gender performance! The Drag Queen Anthology: The Absolutely Fabulous but Flawlessly Customary World of Female Impersonators examines the phenomena of male-to-female gender performance and the people who live it. This provocative...

    Published June 29th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Analysing Women's Imprisonment

    By Pat Carlen, Anne Worrall

    In both the UK and the rest of the world there have been rapid increases in the numbers of women in prison, which has led to an acceleration of interest in women's crimes and the social control of women, and women's experience of both prison and the criminal justice system is very different to...

    Published May 1st 2004 by Willan

  7. Power, Postcolonialism and International Relations

    Reading Race, Gender and Class

    Edited by Chowdhry Geeta, Sheila Nair

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    "Chowdhry and Nair, along with the authors of this volume, make a timely, vital, and deeply necessary intervention in international relations - one that informs theoretically, enriches our knowledge of the world through its narratives, and forces us to confront the differentiated wholeness of our...

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Women and Bisexuality

    A Global Perspective

    By Serena Anderlini-D'Onofrio

    Get a global perspective on bisexuality from a women's viewpoint! Women and Bisexuality: A Global Perspective reflects the growing contribution bisexuals, and especially bisexual women, make to queer culture on an international level. This unique book presents a collection of thoughtful essays,...

    Published October 14th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Lesbian Rites

    Symbolic Acts and the Power of Community

    By Ramona Faith Oswald

    Explore affirmation and coping rituals for lesbian singles, couples, and communities! This pioneering book is a multidisciplinary compilation of scholarship addressing lesbians, the rituals in their lives, and the meaning and impact of those rituals for the women involved and the people and...

    Published September 11th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Herspace

    Women, Writing, and Solitude

    By J Dianne Garner, Victoria Boynton, Jo Malin

    This collection delves deeply into the power of solitude in a richly detailed exploration of the lives of women writers! The essays in this fascinating volume combine literary theory, autobiography, performance, and criticism, while opening minds and expanding concepts of women's roles both in the...

    Published June 18th 2003 by Routledge