2012 Feminism and Gender Studies Catalogue


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Associated Major Works

The following Major Works titles, while not published under our Major Works History of Feminism Series, investigate concepts of Feminism and Gender Studies across subject areas as diverse as Media, Criminology, Business and Asian Studies.



  

  1. Women’s Economic Thought in the Eighteenth Century

    Edited by Edith Kuiper

    In the history of economics, women writers were all but invisible until a few decades ago. Although much work has now been recuperated, the writings on economics of eighteenth-century women authors have yet to be brought fully to light. This new three-volume collection from Routledge remedies that...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Film and Gender

    Edited by Sue Thornham, Niall Richardson

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Since at least the early 1970s, when Claire Johnston observed that despite ‘the enormous emphasis placed on woman as spectacle in the cinema … woman as woman is largely absent’, the relationship of cinema to the construction of gender identities and gendered pleasures has been a central concern...

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Gender and Crime

    Edited by Sandra Walklate

    Series: Critical Concepts in Criminology

    In the late 1950s, Barbara Wootton memorably remarked that if men behaved like women the criminal courts would be idle and the prisons empty. Wootton was among the first to ask fundamental and challenging questions of criminology; about its structure as a discipline and its explanatory potential...

    Published May 21st 2012 by Routledge

  4. Business and Gender

    Edited by Alison M. Konrad

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Serious thinking on business and gender has blossomed over the past few decades. What began as a tentative examination of the ways women and men might differ has evolved into a complex and vibrant field of international research and study. Edited by a leading scholar in the field, this new...

    Published April 19th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Philosophy and Gender

    Edited by Cressida J. Heyes

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    How are ‘philosophy’ and ‘gender’ implicated? Throughout history, philosophers—mostly men, though with more women among their number than is sometimes supposed—have often sought to specify and justify the proper roles of women and men, and to explore the political consequences of sexual difference....

    Published November 30th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Gender and Health

    Edited by Kate Hunt, Ellen Annandale

    Series: Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    Publisher’s note: The publishers would like to confirm that for Volume 1: ‘Theoretical and Methodological Developments’ and Volume 3: ‘Gender and Healthcare’ Ellen Annandale was the lead editor and lead author of the introductions. Kate Hunt was the lead editor for Volume 2: ‘Understanding the...

    Published October 16th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Women and Education

    Edited by Jane Martin, Joyce Goodman

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    If a primary objective of feminism is to expose and challenge the social relations of power embedded in all spheres of life, then an exploration of the issues attached to female education is a vital aspect of such a project. Indeed, ‘women and education’ is now an established—and flourishing—domain...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Gender

    Edited by Mary Evans

    New from the Routledge Major Works programme, this landmark title is a four-volume collection of canonical and the very best cutting-edge research on gender. Taking gender to mean both the forms of identity which follow biological definitions of sex (the social identities of male and female,...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Feminist International Relations

    Edited by Christine Sylvester

    Series: Critical Concepts in International Relations

    Feminist International Relations is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in International Relations. Edited by Christine Sylvester, a leading scholar in the field, it is a five-volume collection which brings together the best and most influential cutting-edge and...

    Published October 31st 2010 by Routledge

  10. Women and Christianity

    Edited by Kwok Pui-lan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the best and most influential scholarship on women and Christianity. It presents an up-to-date, multidisciplinary, and comprehensive compilation of women’s reflection on the Bible and Christian doctrines; women’s religious roles and...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  11. Feminist Economics

    Edited by Drucilla Barker, Edith Kuiper

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    Edited by a leading scholar in the field, this is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Economics. It is a four-volume collection of historical and contemporary work in the flourishing field of feminist economics, an innovative and dynamic area of scholarship that...

    Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge

  12. Women and Religion

    Edited by Pamela Klassen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    This collection is an essential research tool for all students specializing in religion and women’s studies, and will be equally useful to those working in related fields such as anthropology, cultural studies, history, literary studies, philosophy, political science, psychology, and theology. By...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  13. Women in Asia

    Edited by Louise Edwards, Mina Roces

    Series: Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

    The academic study of women in Asia developed in the 1970s as a result of the convergence of the then emerging disciplines of Asian Studies and Women’s Studies. Initially, work on women in Asia grew from traditional branches of learning such as history, anthropology, politics, and literary studies....

    Published March 10th 2009 by Routledge

  14. Feminist Legal Studies

    Edited by Joanne Conaghan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Law

    A close engagement with law has long been a core dimension of feminist activism. However, it is only since the late twentieth century that a distinct and vital body of academic literature addressing the nature, effects, and limits of that engagement has emerged. In particular, from the 1980s...

    Published January 8th 2009 by Routledge

  15. Gender and Development

    Edited by Janet Momsen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Development Studies

    It is increasingly apparent that the growing challenges facing development scholars, policy-makers, and practitioners in the twenty-first century require a more sophisticated understanding of the importance of gender than has hitherto been the case. At a time when the forces of globalization are...

    Published June 18th 2008 by Routledge

  16. Gender and Modernism: Critical Concepts 4 vols

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Bonnie Kime Scott

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Modernism, whether seen as a period designation, a manifestation of formal experimentation, or an aspect of modernity, has since its inception been marked, consciously or unconsciously, by gender. The dates 1890-1940, typically accepted as encompassing the modernist period, coincide with the first...

    Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge

  17. Language and Gender

    Edited by Susan Ehrlich

    Series: Major Themes in English Studies

    This landmark four-volume collection traces the development of language and gender from its original associations with second-wave feminism to its more recent alignment with postmodern approaches to feminism. Language and Gender is fully indexed and has a comprehensive introduction, newly...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  18. French Feminists

    Edited by Jennifer Hansen, Ann Cahill

    Series: Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Although at times criticized for its philosophical density, French cultural theory remains a flourishing, if highly contested, area of academic study. Four feminist thinkers in this tradition continue to be especially prominent: Simone de Beauvoir, Julia Kristeva, Hélène Cixous, and Luce Irigaray....

    Published November 25th 2007 by Routledge

  19. Women and Romanticism 5V

    Edited by Roxanne Eberle

    Demonstrating the breadth and scope of women’s writing in the Romantic period, this collection covers a variety of topics ranging across polemical treatises, private correspondence, philosophical and historical disquisitions, and poetry and prose fiction. Helping to contextualise the areas...

    Published July 7th 2006 by Routledge

  20. Women and Islam

    Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Edited by Haideh Moghissi

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    This three-volume interdisciplinary collection is of use not only in Middle East studies but also in various other disciplines, including women's studies, political science, religion, cultural studies, sociology of gender and anthropology.The collection offers the most influential writings in...

    Published September 30th 2004 by Routledge

  21. Feminism

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Mary Evans

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Feminism has always refused compartmentalisation within any one social context, and this collection attests to its universal relevance. This is a guide for specialist and non-specialist readers to the many debates and discussions to which feminists have contributed in the past two hundred years.The...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge