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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Over the Threshold

    Intimate Violence in Early America

    Edited by Christine Daniels, Michael V. Kennedy

    Over the Threshold is the first in-depth work to explore the topic of intimate violence in the American colonies and the early Republic. The essays examine domestic violence in both urban and frontier environments, between husbands and wives, parents and children, and masters and slaves. This...

    Published August 16th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Worlds Between

    Historical Perspectives on Gender and Class

    By Leonore Davidoff

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 29th 1995 by Routledge

  10. Wake Up Little Susie

    Single Pregnancy and Race Before Roe v Wade

    Rickie Solinger provides the first published analyses of maternity home programs for unwed mothers from 1945 to 1965, and examines how nascent cultural and political constructs such as the "population bomb" and the "sexual revolution" reinforced racially-specific public policy initiatives. Such...

    Published February 12th 1992 by Routledge