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  1. Women and Congress

    Running, Winning, and Ruling

    By Karen O'Connor

    Explore the effects women have had on Congress!Containing vital insights into the role women play in Congress, Women and Congress: Running, Winning, and Ruling is a unique look into the political standing of female candidates and congresswomen. Chapters written by noted political scientists...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  2. Women and Punishment

    Edited by Pat Carlen

    In the last decade there has been growing international concern about the increasing numbers of women in prison, the effects that imprisonment has on their children, the realisation that gaoled women have different criminal profiles and rehabilitative needs to male prisoners, and the seeming...

    Published April 1st 2002 by Willan

  3. Everyday Mutinies

    Funding Lesbian Activism

    By Esther D Rothblum, Nanette Gartrell

    Who are the women who struggled to form lesbian communities--and how did they fund their activism?In Everyday Mutinies: Funding Lesbian Activism, two dozen lesbians--including well-known activists such as Martina Navratilova, Alison Bechdel, Dee Mosbacher, and Jewelle Gomez--tell the stories of...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Women's Studies Serials

    A Quarter-Century of Development

    By Kristin H Gerhard

    Women's Studies Serials: A Quarter-Century of Development examines the history, growth, and present status of women's studies collections available in the United States and around the world. This text investigates the accessibility to women's studies periodicals, how they are used and by whom, and...

    Published September 6th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Lesbian Studies in Aotearoa/New Zealand

    By Alison Laurie

    Share the joys and struggles of lesbians in this bicultural nation!This powerful collection presents landmark original research into the history, literature, and sociology of lesbians in Aotearoa/New Zealand from that nation's best-known scholars and writers. A nation with two names, two distinct...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Transforming the Disciplines

    A Women's Studies Primer

    By Renee P Prys, Mary Jane Cherry, Susan Popham, Elizabeth L Macnabb

    A jargon-free, non-technical, and easily accessible introduction to women's studies!All too many students enter academia with the hazy idea that the field of women's studies is restricted to housework, birth control, and Susan B. Anthony. Their first encounter with a women's studies textbook is...

    Published April 30th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Unbroken Homes

    Single-Parent Mothers Tell Their Stories

    By J Dianne Garner, Wendy A Paterson

    Explore the real-life triumphs and tragedies of single-parent mothers!Unbroken Homes is a “story quilt” of personal narratives constructed from in-depth, case study interviews of five single-parent mothers. The book chronicles their journeys as mothers, daughters, and women, in...

    Published April 20th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Women as They Age, Second Edition

    By Susan O Mercer, J Dianne Garner

    Explore the needs of older women and ways to provide for them!Written by women, about women, and for women, Women As They Age, Second Edition highlights the realities of being an aging woman in a youth-oriented, male-dominated society, in which socioeconomic and gender stratification are the...

    Published March 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  9. Science, Women and Revolution in Russia

    By Koblitz

    While the women's movement might seem like a relatively new concept, Russian women of the 1860s deserve to be acknowledged as individuals who changed the direction of science and opened the doors of higher education to women throughout Europe. The 1860's and 1870's witnessed a rise in women's...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Midlife Lesbian Relationships

    Friends, Lovers, Children, and Parents

    By Marcy R Adelman

    What awaits lesbians at middle age?Midlife Lesbian Relationships explores the rich world of lesbian relationships at midlife, from dating through the loss of parents, and describes the central relationship between who we are as adults and our connections with friends, lovers, parents, and...

    Published August 18th 2000 by Routledge