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  1. An Intimacy of Equals

    Lesbian Feminist Ethics

    At a time when increasing numbers of lesbians have learned that therapy doesn’t work, religion may not be a haven, and even cinema is problematic, this book presents an exciting way forward. Readers find in An Intimacy of Equals an accessibly written blend of intellectually challenging theory...

    Published April 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  2. Stolen Lives

    Trading Women Into Sex and Slavery

    “Dancers/Hostesses required for top cabaret nightclubs both here and overseas. No experience necessary. Mega bucks to be earned. Telephone. . . ”Would you answer an ad like this? Thousands of women do and fall victim to the illegal trafficking in women by organized crime...

    Published January 26th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Advocating for Self

    Women's Decisions Concerning Contraception

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Peggy Matteson

    In Advocating for Self, Peggy Matteson gives voice to women who describe the joys and concerns of many years of contraceptive use. The author held open-ended interviews with 40 women who represent contraceptive use for a combined 310 years! These women reveal how, when their contraceptive decisions...

    Published October 25th 1995 by Routledge

  4. Lost Voices

    Women, Chronic Pain, and Abuse

    By Nellie A Radomsky

    In this illuminating book, Dr. Nellie Radomsky explores the complexity of chronic pain in women and evidence for its association with abuse--an issue largely unrecognized by medical practitioners. Modern medical training emphasizes diagnosis and cure, but chronic pain problems often have no...

    Published June 8th 1995 by Routledge

  5. Gay and Lesbian Studies in Art History

    By Whitney Davis

    Find original research and interpretive studies of the relations between homosexuality and the visual arts. Evidence for the role of homosexuality in artistic creation has often not survived, in part because the direct expression of homosexuality has often been condemned in Western societies. Gay...

    Published October 19th 1994 by Routledge

  6. Bringing Ethics Alive

    Feminist Ethics in Psychotherapy Practice

    By Nanette Gartrell

    Gain fresh theoretical and practical perspectives of feminist ethics in psychotherapy from this groundbreaking book. The combined effect of increases in the population of minorities in the U.S. and the number of women in psychotherapy practice will have great impact on the future of the mental...

    Published April 6th 1994 by Routledge

  7. Women With Disabilities

    Found Voices

    By Mary Willmuth, Lillian Holcomb

    Here is a powerful stimulus for thought, discussion, and coalition building in the area of women and disability. This innovative book was written by women with disabilities and women professionals who work with persons with disabilities. Women With Disabilities covers many concerns about life with...

    Published February 25th 1994 by Routledge

  8. Concepts in Fetal Movement Research

    By Joyce W Sparling

    Here is an informative book that provides theoretical perspectives on the study of fetal movement and introduces observational assessments that can be used in fetal research. It provides research tools that can be used to delineate early patterns of movement, preparing therapists for neonatal...

    Published June 23rd 1993 by Routledge

  9. Refugee Women and Their Mental Health

    Shattered Societies, Shattered Lives

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Oliva M Espin

    Currently, there are over 15 million legally designated refugees all over the world and it is documented that 75 percent of those refugees are women, yet most of the existent literature does not focus on this group as women. Most of the literature focuses on political, economic, and social issues...

    Published March 3rd 1993 by Routledge

  10. The Criminalization of a Woman's Body

    By Clarice Feinman

    This groundbreaking book addresses the ominous trend of introducing and passing laws and court decisions regulating the actions of women and the control of their bodies. One of the few books published on the criminalization of women’s bodies, this timely book takes a serious look at the effect...

    Published May 27th 1992 by Routledge