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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Women and Social Class

    International Feminist Perspectives

    Edited by Pat Mahony, Christine Zmroczek

    This volume presents debates on class within an international context. Its particular focus is on women's theorized experience of social class from a variety of feminist perspectives, contextualized in relation to the countries and regions in which they live. Using personal experience as a basis,...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  6. Women and AIDS

    Negotiating Safer Practices, Care, and Representation

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Linda K Fuller, Nancy Roth

    For many women, the advice “Use a condom!” is not enough to help protect them from HIV infection. As Women and AIDS reveals, “negotiating” safer sex practices is a very complex issue for women who are involved in relationships where they do not enjoy physical, social, or...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  7. Menopause, Me and You

    The Sound of Women Pausing

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Ann M Voda

    Menopause, Me and You will help you put menopause in proper perspective--as a normal and natural developmental process in the lives of women, not as a disorder or state that causes disease. This informative book gives you self-monitoring tools for collecting information and monitoring changes in...

    Published June 17th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Experiencing Abortion

    A Weaving of Women's Words

    By Eve Kushner

    If you’ve had an abortion and are feeling isolated and vulnerable, Experiencing Abortion will remind you that you are not alone and that you must feel your emotions in order to accept your choice and heal. Each woman responds to abortion in her own way, yet, as this sensitive, insightful book...

    Published May 19th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Older Women With Chronic Pain

    By Karen A Roberto

    This much-needed book explores the issues and consequences of chronic pain in later life. Chronic pain often accompanies the non-fatal health conditions experienced by older women, but much of the professional literature virtually ignores older chronic pain sufferers. Older Women With Chronic Pain...

    Published December 1st 1994 by Routledge

  10. Social Services for Gay and Lesbian Couples

    By Lawrence A Kurdek

    Here is an essential resource filled with advice for providing social services to gay and lesbian couples. Despite myths to the contrary, many gay men and lesbians form long-term couples relationships. Unfortunately, many professionals working in the area of social services lack training with...

    Published May 5th 1994 by Routledge