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    • Haggett, Alison (2015)
      This book is open access under a CC BY license and explores the under-researched history of male mental illness from the mid-twentieth century. It argues that statistics suggesting women have been more vulnerable to ...
    • Penney, James (2013-11-20)
      After Queer Theory makes the provocative claim that queer theory has run its course, made obsolete by the elaboration of its own logic within capitalism. James Penney argues that far from signalling the end of anti-homophobic ...
    • Seida, Kimberly; Shor, Eran (2020)
      Aggression in Pornography focusses on the issue of violence in mainstream pornography and examines what we know, what we think we know, and what are some surprising research findings and insights about the place of violence ...
    • Andersson Djurfeldt, Agnes; Cuthbert Isinika, Aida; Mawunyo Dzanku, Fred (2018)
      This book contributes to the understanding of smallholder agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa through addressing the dynamics of intensification and diversification within and outside agriculture, in contexts where women ...
    • Altman, Meryl (2020)
      Beauvoir in Time situates Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex in the historical context of its writing and in later contexts of its international reception, from then till now. The book takes up three aspects of Beauvoir's ...
    • Frampton, Sally (2018)
      This open access book looks at the dramatic history of ovariotomy, an operation to remove ovarian tumours first practiced in the early nineteenth century. Bold and daring, surgeons who performed it claimed to be initiating ...
    • Borgström, Eva (2016)
      "Same-sex love was forbidden by law until 1944, and in culture it continued to be taboo, but it has always existed there. The prohibition created tensions which art and literature could play with. Narratives about forbidden ...
    • Ohlemann, Svenja (2021)
      Mit Blick auf die berufliche Orientierung Jugendlicher bietet dieses Open-Access-Buch eine systematische, theoriegeleitete und empirische Analyse heterogener Unterstützungsbedarfe und ihrer vielfältigen Ursachen. Die ...
    • Freeman, Elizabeth (2019)
      In Beside You in Time Elizabeth Freeman expands biopolitical and queer theory by outlining a temporal view of the long nineteenth century. Drawing on Foucauldian notions of discipline as a regime that yoked the human body ...
    • Majewski, Pawel (2018)
      The subject of this book is the philosophy of Stanisław Lem. The first part contains an analysis and interpretation of one of his early works, The Dialogues. The author tries to show how Lem used the terminology of cybernetics ...
    • Menz, Margarete (2008)
      Der gesellschaftliche Blick auf binationale Paare in Deutschland ist ambivalent: Er bewegt sich zwischen den Polen der Idealisierung (als Symbole einer multikulturellen Gesellschaft) und der Ablehnung (als Symbole für das ...
    • Maliepaard, Emiel; Baumgartner, Renate (2021)
      "Bisexuality in Europe offers an accessible and diverse overview of research on bisexuality and bi+ people in Europe, providing a foundation for theorising and empirical work on plurisexual orientations and identities, and ...
    • Woodward, Kath (2007)
      Boxing is infused with ideas about masculinity, power, race and social class, and as such is an ideal lens through which social scientists can examine key modern themes. In addition, its inherent contradictions of extreme ...
    • Dulong, Delphine; Guionnet, Christine (2012-01-01)
      Ce livre analyse les discours « masculinistes », tels qu’ils s’affirment par exemple dans certaines organisations de pères divorcés. Côté scientifique, l’enjeu est clair : il s’agit de poursuivre le travail de déconstruction ...
    • Lee, Mickey (2019)
      Are financial crises embedded in IT? Can gender studies offer insights into financial reporting? Feminist theories and Science and Technology Studies (STS) can enrich a critique of financial crises in capitalism as the ...
    • Seeck, Francis (2021)
      Wie wird Care jenseits heteronormativer Zweigeschlechtlichkeit entworfen? Wie werden Fürsorge und Selbstsorge in nicht-binären und trans Räumen organisiert und gelebt - abseits medizinischer und familiärer Versorgungskontexte? ...
    • Bakhshizadeh, Marziyeh (2018)
      Women‘s movements in Islamic countries have had a long and arduous journey in their quest for the realization of human rights and genuine equality. The author examines whether discriminatory laws against women do in fact ...
    • Bakhshizadeh, Marziyeh (2018)
      Women‘s movements in Islamic countries have had a long and arduous journey in their quest for the realization of human rights and genuine equality. The author examines whether discriminatory laws against women do in fact ...
    • Cherubini , Daniela; Garofalo Geymonat, Giulia; Marchetti, Sabrina (2019)
      Examining the ways in which feminist and queer activists confront privilege through the use of intersectionality, this edited collection presents empirical case studies from around the world to consider how intersectionality ...
    • Rajaratnam, Surendran; Ahern, Molly; McDougall, Cynthia (2020)
      The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Agriculture covers major theoretical issues as well as critical empirical shifts in gender and agriculture. Gender relations in agriculture are shifting in most regions of the world ...