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  1. Handbook for Achieving Gender Equity Through Education

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Susan S. Klein, Barbara Richardson, Dolores A. Grayson, Lynn H. Fox, Cheris Kramarae, Diane S. Pollard, Carol Anne Dwyer

    First published in 1985, the Handbook for Achieving Gender Equity Through Education quickly established itself as the essential reference work concerning gender equity in education. This new, expanded edition provides a 20-year retrospective of the field, one that has the great advantage of...

    Published May 21st 2007 by Routledge

  2. 21st Century Sexualities

    Contemporary Issues in Health, Education, and Rights

    Edited by Gilbert Herdt, Cymene Howe

    Exploring sexuality in the twenty-first century, this unique book collects together more than fifty timely and accessible contributions to create a wide-ranging and compelling picture of contemporary American sexuality. Incorporating the latest cutting-edge controversies, theory and methodological...

    Published April 4th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Chaste Wives and Prostitute Sisters

    Patriarchy and Prostitution among the Bedias of India

    By Anuja Agrawal

    This book is an anthropological study of the unusual coincidence of prostitution and patriarchy among an extremely marginalized group in north India, the Bedias, who are also a de-notified community. It is the first detailed account of the implications of a systematic practice of familial...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge India

  4. Feminist Perspectives on Land Law

    Edited by Hilary Lim, Anne Bottomley

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    The first book to examine the critical area of land law from a feminist perspective, it provides an original and critical analysis of the gendered intersection between law and land; ranging land use and ownership in England and Wales to Botswana, Papua New Guinea and the Muslim world. The authors...

    Published March 28th 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  5. Sexuality and the Law

    Feminist Engagements

    Edited by Vanessa Munro, Carl Stychin

    ‘Rediscovering’ the peculiarity of feminist perspectives, rather than examining the broader range of gender-oriented analyses, in the area of legal regulation and sexuality, this edited collection avoids the ‘reductionist' and 'essentialist' shortcomings of ‘feminism unmodified’. With a substantial...

    Published March 28th 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  6. Ladies of Lost Causes

    By Judith Rumgay

    In this highly original study, Judith Rumgay evaluates the development of a residential programme for female offenders run by the Griffins Society. The text is unique in that it documents the radical contribution of women philanthropists and practitioners to offender rehabilitation. Drawing on...

    Published February 28th 2007 by Willan

  7. Gender, Diversity and Trade Unions

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Fiona Colgan, Sue Ledwith

    The pressures of globalization and diversity are increasingly requiring organizations to rethink their priorities and methods. In this collection, leading researchers examine the debates and developments on gender, diversity and democracy in trade unions in eleven countries.Offering an...

    Published February 27th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Anna Julia Cooper, Visionary Black Feminist

    A Critical Introduction

    By Vivian M. May

    Vivian M. May explores the theoretical and political contributions of Anna Julia Cooper, a renowned Black feminist scholar, educator and activist whose ideas deserve far more attention than they have received. Drawing on Africana and feminist theory, May places Cooper's theorizing in its historical...

    Published February 25th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Bisexual Women

    Friendship and Social Organization

    By M Galupo Paz

    Understand the unique emotional dynamics of bisexual women’s friendship relationships Prevailing attitudes toward bisexuality affect every aspect of a bisexual woman’s emotional and sexual life. Bisexual Women: Friendship and Social Organization comprehensively explores the friendship...

    Published February 8th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Sexual Orientation Discrimination

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Lee Badgett, Jeff Frank

    Series: Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

    Having recently authored one of the most significant books, Money, Myths and Change, in this exciting area of economics, Lee Badgett has now teamed up with Jeff Frank and a collection of international contributors to provide an analysis of sexual orientation discrimination on an international scale...

    Published February 5th 2007 by Routledge