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  1. Women, Clubs and Associations in Britain

    By David Doughan, Peter Gordon

    Women have been consistently excluded from all manner of clubs and associations over the years, whether as the direct result of an anti-woman policy or indirectly through prohibitive entry requirements, social constraints, or conflict of interests and tastes. Retaliation from women has...

    Published September 6th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Counseling Pregnancy, Politics, and Biomedicine

    Empowering Discernment

    By Patricia Elyse Terrell

    Examine the impact and importance reproduction and genetics have on religious valuesCounseling Pregnancy, Politics, and Biomedicine: Empowering Discernment explains the mystery of the God-human relationship so ministers, priests, and pastors can follow the ethics and mechanics of counseling human...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. The State of Feminist Social Work

    By Vicky White

    Social work is currently undergoing major change in its policies, organization and day-to-day practice and much has been written about the feminist presence in social work. In particular, feminist social work has focused on the role of women social workers in developing distinctive forms of...

    Published August 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  5. Reinventing Gender

    Women in Eastern Germany Since Unification

    Edited by Eva Kolinsky, Hildegard Maria Nickel

    Since the unification of the DDR and the GDR, women living in the former East Germany have lost many of the advantages that came with a planned economy. This collection of essays examines the reinvented meaning of gender and the experience of East German women since unification....

    Published November 14th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Women's Health In Mainland Southeast Asia

    Edited by Andrea Whittaker

    A thought-provoking look at women’s health in developing nations! This book shows how war, military regimes, industrialization, urbanization, and social upheaval have all affected the choices Southeast Asian women make about their health and health care. When you read these first-person accounts...

    Published September 29th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Dictionary of British Women's Organisations, 1825-1960

    Edited by David Doughan, Professor Peter Gordon, Peter Gordon

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This dictionary is the first attempt to identify systematically the large heterogeneous group of women's organisations that grew up from the early 19th century up to the beginning of the modern women's movement, from women abolitionists and Chartists through Social workers, nurses, suffragists and...

    Published March 30th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Midlife Lesbian Relationships

    Friends, Lovers, Children, and Parents

    By Marcy R Adelman

    What awaits lesbians at middle age?Midlife Lesbian Relationships explores the rich world of lesbian relationships at midlife, from dating through the loss of parents, and describes the central relationship between who we are as adults and our connections with friends, lovers, parents, and...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Gender Inequalities in Southern Europe

    Woman, Work and Welfare in the 1990s

    Edited by Maria Jose Gonzalez, Teresa Jurado, Manuela Naldini

    Presenting studies of the situation on gender inequalities and associated pattern of work and welfare in all southern European countries, this work focuses on the interaction of the three major societal institutions - the State, the family and the labour market....

    Published February 27th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Feminism, Identity and Difference

    Edited by Susan J. Hekman

    This study focuses on a set of issues at the forefront of feminist thought in the late 1990s: identity, difference and their implications for feminist politics. As feminism moves into an era in which differences among women, the multiple identities of woman and identity politics are all at the...

    Published September 29th 1999 by Routledge