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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. The Politics of Pregnancy

    Policy Dilemmas in the Maternal-Fetal Relationship

    By Janna C Merrick

    Here is a comprehensive overview and analysis of issues concerning the maternal-fetal relationship, from abortion to surrogate motherhood. Unlike many books which cover reproductive issues in general, this book focuses in-depth on one aspect of reproduction--the maternal-fetal relationship--to give...

    Published April 26th 1994 by Routledge

  8. Embryos, Ethics, and Women's Rights

    Exploring the New Reproductive Technologies

    By Elaine Baruch, Amadeo F D'Adamo, Joni Seager

    Will procreation become just another commodity in the marketplace with “designer” sperm, ova, and embryos offered for sale? Will the attention and monies focused on the new reproductive technologies take away resources from infertility prevention, prenatal care, and adoption? If states...

    Published October 12th 1988 by Routledge

  9. Women and Cancer

    By Steven Stellman

    This important book brings together, for the first time, an in-depth examination of the major scientific and social aspects of women and cancer--the second leading cause of death among American women. Prominent cancer specialists present the most recent facts about the causes, treatment, and coping...

    Published February 28th 1987 by Routledge