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  1. 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 April 30th 2004 by Willan

  2. 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 29th 2003 by Routledge

  3. 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 13th 2003 by Routledge

  4. 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 10th 2003 by Routledge

  5. 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 17th 2003 by Routledge

  6. The Way of the Woman Writer, Second Edition

    By Janet Lynn Roseman

    The Way of the Woman Writer, Second Edition continues the work of the inspirational original, offering guidance to women who wish to document their lives in writing. More a template than a how-to manual, this insightful book addresses the concerns, needs, and issues of women writers (both aspiring...

    Published May 1st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Bisexual Women in the Twenty-First Century

    By Dawn Atkins

    Bisexual Women in the Twenty-First Century reflects the “brave new world” of bisexual women's lives through an eclectic collection of articles that typifies an ongoing feminist process of theory grounded in life experience. The book's broad scope addresses a “world” created...

    Published April 10th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Women, Power, and Ethnicity

    Working Toward Reciprocal Empowerment

    By Patricia S.E. Darlington, Becky Michele Mulvaney

    Powerful women aren't just men walking around in dresses!As women continue to assume positions of social leadership in increasing numbers, the dynamics of the social construction of power need to be examined. Have women adopted traditionally male patterns of behavior in an effort to gain and...

    Published February 10th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Violence in the Lives of Black Women

    Battered, Black, and Blue

    By Carolyn West

    Break the silence surrounding Black women's experiences of violence! Written from a Black feminist perspective by therapists, researchers, activists, and survivors, Violence in the Lives of Black Women: Battered, Black, and Blue sheds new light on an understudied field. For too long, Black women...

    Published January 29th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Health Expectations for Older Women

    International Perspectives

    By Sarah B. Laditka

    Explore international trends in health and longevity--with a special focus on older women!This essential book examines the latest research on life expectancy and “active life expectancy”--the number of years that women can expect to live free from major disability--in developed and...

    Published November 17th 2002 by Routledge