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Women and Psychology

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  1. Knowing Victims

    Feminism, agency and victim politics in neoliberal times

    By Rebecca Stringer

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Knowing Victims explores the theme of victimhood in contemporary feminism and politics. It focuses upon popular and scholarly constructions of feminism as ‘victim feminism’ – an ideology of passive victimhood that denies women’s agency – and provides the first comprehensive analysis of the debate...

    To Be Published June 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Psychological Development of Girls and Women

    Rethinking change in time, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Greene

    Series: Women and Psychology

    This thoroughly revised new edition updates Sheila Greene's original transformative take on the psychological development of girls and women which emphasised the central role of time in shaping human experience. Greene critically reviews traditional and contemporary theoretical approaches -...

    To Be Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Neurobiology of Motherhood

    Maternal Subjectivities and Embodied Experiences

    By Linda Burnett

    Series: Women and Psychology

    In motherhood, many women experience feelings of great intensity, a strong and passionate bond with their child, and a sense of personal transformation. For these women the experiences of pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and embodied care are felt as central to the construction of their sense of...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Beauty and Misogyny

    Harmful Cultural Practices in the West, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The new edition of Beauty and Misogyny revisits and updates Sheila Jeffreys' uncompromising critique of Western beauty practice and the industries and ideologies behind it. Jeffreys argues that beauty practices are not related to individual female choice or creative expression, but represent...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Women and Smoking

    Visual Culture and Gendered Discourse

    By Emilee Gilbert

    Series: Women and Psychology

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

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