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Forthcoming Gender Studies Books

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  1. Women Migrant Workers

    Ethical, Political and Legal Problems

    Edited by Zahra Meghani

    Series: Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

    This volume makes the case for the fair treatment of female migrant workers from the global South who are employed in wealthy liberal democracies as care workers, domestic workers, home health workers, and farm workers. An international panel of contributors provide analyses of the ethical,...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Women Presidents of Latin America

    Beyond Family Ties?

    By Farida Jalalzai

    Women are gaining ground as presidents of Latin America. Women leaders in presidential systems (particularly women directly elected by the public) were generally limited to daughters and wives of male executives or opposition leaders. With the election of Michelle Bachelet in Chile, these...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Domestic Disturbances, Patriarchal Values

    Violence, Family and Sexuality in Early Modern Europe, 1600-1900

    Edited by Marianna Muravyeva

    This book offers an in-depth analysis of several national case studies on family violence between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries, using court records as their main source. It raises important questions for research on early modern Europe: the notion of absolute power; sovereignty and its...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mediating Post-Socialist Femininities

    Edited by Nadia Kaneva

    Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, this collection of essays examines the ways in which popular media re-construct ideas and ideals of femininity in the post-socialist cultural space. The authors explore a comprehensive range of questions including: How have post-socialist women...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Evidence-based Approaches to Sexuality Education

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This is the first book to provide a multidisciplinary and global overview of evidence-based sexuality education (SE) programs and practices. Readers are introduced to the fundamentals of creating effective programs to prepare them to design new or implement existing programs that promote healthy...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Masculinities and Femininities in Latin America’s Uneven Development

    By Susan Paulson

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    This book forges a new approach to historical and geographical change by asking how gender arrangements and dynamics influence the evolution of institutions and environments. This new theoretical approach is applied via mixed methods and a multi-scale framework to bring together unusually diverse...

    To Be Published September 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Love

    A Question for Feminism in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Anna G. Jónasdóttir, Ann Ferguson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

    This unique, timely book of original essays sets the stage for a new materialist feminist debate on the analysis, ethics and politics of love. The contributors raise questions about social power and domination, situating their research in a materialist feminist perspective that investigates love...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Islam, Development, and Urban Women’s Reproductive Practices

    By Cortney Hughes Rinker

    Series: Routledge Studies in Anthropology

    Drawing on fieldwork conducted in Rabat, Morocco, this ethnography analyzes the relationship between neoliberal development policies, women’s reproductive practices, and popular understandings of Islam. In the 1990s, Morocco shifted its attention from economic to human development, as economic...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Men After War

    Edited by Stephen McVeigh, Nicola Cooper

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and History

    This book is an innovative collection of original research which analyzes the many varieties of post-conflict masculinity. Exploring topics such as physical disability and psychological trauma, and masculinity and sexuality in relation to the "feminizing" contexts of wounding and desertion, this...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Consuming Families

    Buying, Making, Producing Family Life in the 21st Century

    By Jo Lindsay, JaneMaree Maher

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book explores contemporary families as sites of consumption, examining the changing contexts of family life, where new forms of family are altering how family life is practised and produced, and addressing key social issues – childhood obesity, alchohol and drug addiction, social...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge