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  1. Queer Political Performance and Protest

    By Benjamin Shepard

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    From the birth of the Gay Liberation through the rise of the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) in 1987, the global justice movement in 1994, the largest day of antiwar protest in world history in February 2003, the Republican National Convention protests in August 2004, and the massive...

    Published July 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Rights, Gender and Family Law

    Edited by Julie Wallbank, Shazia Choudhry, Jonathan Herring

    There has been a widespread resurgence of rights talk in social and legal discourses pertaining to the regulation of family life, as well as an increase in the use of rights in family law cases, in the UK, the US, Canada and Australia. Rights, Gender and Family Law addresses the implications of...

    Published August 26th 2010 by Routledge-Cavendish

  3. Women on the Line

    By Miriam Glucksmann aka Ruth Cavendish

    Women on the Line is a pioneering ethnographic classic of the world of work in a British motor components factory. Miriam Glucksmann (aka Ruth Cavendish), a well-known contributor to the study of gender, work and employment, is for the first time revealed as the author, along with the identity of...

    Published February 10th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The Legal Regulation of Pregnancy and Parenting in the Labour Market

    By Grace James

    Why is the law failing to protect pregnant workers and parents from detrimental treatment in the workplace? This theoretically informed book, which draws on the findings of a large scale, Nuffield Foundation funded, study of pregnancy-related workplace disputes, explores the legal regulation of...

    Published November 6th 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish

  5. Gender and Everyday Life

    By Mary Holmes

    Series: The New Sociology

    Why are we so insistent that women and men are different? This introduction to gender provides a fascinating, readable exploration of how society divides people into feminine women and masculine men. Gender and Everyday Life explores gender as a way of seeing women and men as not just...

    Published August 6th 2008 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Women, Employment and Organizations

    By Judith Glover, Gill Kirton

    This book brings together the latest European and North American research on a series of key topics in the field of women's employment. Drawing on published and easily accessible statistics, it sets the topics in the appropriate policy contexts and systematically appraises them from the viewpoint...

    Published September 27th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Reassessing Gender and Achievement

    Questioning Contemporary Key Debates

    By Becky Francis, Christine Skelton

    Challenging current theories about gender and achievement, this book assesses the issues at stake and analyses the policy drives and changing perceptions of gender on which the 'gender and achievement' debates are based. This new topical book guides the reader through the different theories...

    Published August 3rd 2005 by Routledge

  9. Heroines of Sport

    The Politics of Difference and Identity

    By Jennifer Hargreaves

    Heroines of Sport looks closely at different groups of women whose stories have been excluded from previous accounts of women's sports and female heroism. It focuses on five specific groups of women from different places in the world: Black women in South Africa; Muslim women from the Middle...

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Wake Up Little Susie

    Single Pregnancy and Race Before Roe v. Wade, 2nd Edition

    By Rickie Solinger

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 27th 2000 by Routledge