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  1. Japanese Women in Science and Engineering

    History and Policy Change

    By Naonori Kodate, Kashiko Kodate

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

    The gender gap in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) varies greatly from country to country, and the number of Japanese women in these fields remains relatively few. This prompts us to ask why the proportion of female scientists in Japan is still remarkably low and what...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Social Work, Marriage, and Ethnicity

    Policy and Practice

    Edited by Colita Fairfax

    By looking at a variety of racial and ethnic groups in society, Social Work, Marriage and Ethnicity examines the conventional knowledge, theories and best practices relating to marriages. Contributors address marriage interventions, female empowerment, parenting, and cohabitation, as well as the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Communicating Women’s Health

    Voicing the Voiceless

    Edited by Annette Madlock Gatison

    Series: Routledge Research in Health Communication

    This volume explores the conditions under which women are empowered, and feel entitled, to make the health decisions that are best for them. At its core, it illuminates how the most basic element of communication, voice, has been summarily suppressed for entire groups of women when it comes to...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Femininity, Self-harm and Eating Disorders in Japan

    Navigating contradiction in narrative and visual culture

    By Gitte Marianne Hansen

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    From the 1980s onwards, the incidence of eating disorders and self-harm has increased among Japanese women who report receiving mixed messages about how to be women. Mirroring this, women’s self-directed violence has increasingly been thematised in diverse Japanese narrative and visual culture....

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Prostitution Research in Context

    Methodology, Representation and Power

    Edited by May-Len Skilbrei, Marlene Spanger

    Series: Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge International Handbook of Gender and Environment

    Edited by Sherilyn MacGregor

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Variously labelled ecofeminism, feminist environmentalism and eco-gender studies, the common denominator of this body of scholarship is the analysis of the links between gender and the environment. Emerging from a critical position on the margins of such mainstream disciplines as philosophy,...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

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