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On the Front Line with the Women Who Fight Back

Paperback, 14/02/2019, £8.99
£8.09
The Sunday Times bestsellerOver her ten years of documentary film making, Stacey Dooley has covered a variety of topics, from sex trafficking in Cambodia to Yazidi women fighting back in Syria.

Argonauts

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £9.99
£8.99

Merits of Women: Wherein Is Revealed Their Nobility and Their Superiority to Men

Paperback, 09/03/2018, £11.50
£10.35
Lost feminist classic from one of Renaissance Italy's most accomplished female writers

Women, resistance and revolution: A history of women and revolution in the modern world

Paperback, 20/12/2013, £9.99
£8.99
Provides a historical overview of feminist strands among the modern revolutionary movements of Russia, China and the Third World. This book shows how women rose against the dual challenges of an unjust state system and social-sexual prejudice.

Playing the Whore

Paperback, 24/02/2014, £9.99
£8.99
"An important contribution to debates around sex and work ... deserves to be read." - Nina Power

Separate and Dominate: Feminism and Racism After the War on Terror

Paperback, 01/12/2015, £14.99
£13.49
An examination of how mainstream feminism has been mobilized in support of racist measures. Introduction by Roxane Gay.

Red Rosa: A Graphic Biography of Rosa Luxemburg

Paperback, 27/10/2015, £11.99
£10.79
A graphic novel version of the dramatic life and untimely death of German revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg

Trans: A Memoir

Paperback, 15/11/2016, £10.99
£9.89
"First published by Verso in 2015"--Title page verso.

Close to Home: A Materialist Analysis of Women's Oppression

Paperback, 13/09/2016, £11.99
£10.79
Classic analysis of gender relations and patriarchy under capitalism

SCUM Manifesto

Paperback, 05/04/2016, £6.99
£6.29
Originally published: London: Olympia Press, 1971.

Radical Happiness: Moments of Collective Joy

Paperback, 13/11/2018, £9.99
£8.99
What is the true meaning of happiness? The radical potential of being together.

Revolting Prostitutes: The Fight for Sex Workers' Rights

Paperback, 23/10/2018, £14.99
£13.49
How the law harms sex workers - and what they want instead

Fortunes of Feminism: From Women's Liberation to Identity Politics to Anti-Capitalism

Paperback, 15/04/2013, £14.99
£13.49
Charts the history of women's liberation and calls for a revitalized feminism.

Woman's Consciousness, Man's World

Paperback, 22/12/2014, £9.99
£8.99
A groundbreaking contribution to debates on women's oppression and consciousness, and the connections between socialism and feminism.

Woman's Estate

Paperback, 22/12/2014, £9.99
£8.99
Combining the energy of the early seventies feminist liberation movement, with the perceptive analyses of the trained theorist, Women's Estate is one of the most influential socialist feminist statements of its time.

De Colores Means All of Us: Latina Views for a Multi-Colored Century

Paperback, 06/06/2017, £11.99
£10.79
Elizabeth Martinez's unique Chicana voice arises from over thirty years of experience in the movements for civil rights, women's liberation, and Latina/o empowerment.

Heart Of The Race: Black Women's Lives in Britain

Paperback, 14/08/2018, £11.99
£10.79
A powerful account of the day-to-day realities of Black women in Britain

Promise of a Dream: Remembering the Sixties

Paperback, 16/07/2019, £11.99
£10.79
A sparkling portrait of when women were breaking all the rules about sex, politics and their place in the world.

Feminism Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

Hardback, 05/03/2019, £17.99
£16.19

Caliban And The Witch

Paperback, 15/06/2004, £17.99
£16.19

Queens Of The Kingdom

Paperback, 21/03/2019, £14.99
£13.49
An authentic and eye-opening collection of interviews with 30 women from all walks of life in Saudi Arabia. At a time when the Kingdom appears to be on the cusp of change, this unique book captures the essence of what it is like to be a woman living in Saudi Arabia today.

Amateur: A Reckoning With Gender, Identity and Masculinity

Paperback, 14/03/2019, £9.99
£8.99
An exploration of modern masculinity by the first transgender man to box at Madison Square Garden, shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize

Trauma Cleaner

Paperback, 02/10/2017, £12.99
£11.69

Black Rights/White Wrongs: The Critique of Racial Liberalism

Paperback, 25/05/2017, £19.99
£17.99
Liberalism is the political philosophy of equal persons, yet liberalism has denied equality to those it saw as black sub-persons. In Black Rights/White Wrongs: The Critique of Racial Liberalism, political philosopher Charles Mills challenges mainstream accounts that ignore this history and its current legacy in the United States today.

Citizenship: Feminist Perspectives: 2003

Paperback, 28/03/2003, £32.99
£29.69
An undergraduate-level study of theoretical and policy dilemmas in the construction of women's citizenship. Develops a woman-friendly theory and praxis of citizenship which embraces both rights and political participation, challenges conventional dichotomies and takes account of the differences between women.

Second Sex

Paperback, 04/11/2010, £14.99
£13.49
'One is not born, but rather becomes, woman'. This book is suitable for those who believe in the equality of the sexes.

Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

Hardback, 07/03/2019, £16.99
£15.29
From government policy and medical research, to technology, workplaces, urban planning and the media, Invisible Women reveals the biased data that excludes women.

Diversify: How to Challenge Inequality and Why We Should

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £9.99
£8.99
`A handbook for these troubled times' Psychologies Magazine 'Engaging and informative ... highlights our common humanity' Kofi Annan `A passionately written polemic' You Magazine Could inclusivity be the key to success?

Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging

Paperback, 30/08/2018, £8.99
£8.09
The Sunday Times bestseller that reveals the uncomfortable truth about race and identity in Britain todayYou're British. Your parents are British. Your partner, your children and most of your friends are British. Brit(ish) is Afua Hirsch's personal and provocative exploration of how this came to be - and an urgent call for change.

Making Trouble: Life and Politics

Paperback, 06/06/2017, £11.99
£10.79
Swinging London in the heyday of the women's liberation movement--a knowing feminist memoir.

Straight Sex: The Politics of Pleasure: Rethinking the Politics of Pleasure

Paperback, 22/12/2014, £23.99
£21.59
"Once again, Lynne Segal cuts through feminist ambivalence about sex with great intelligence, verve, and courage. "Straight Sex" is not only a masterful analysis of sexuality and gender, but a stunning manifesto of sexual liberation."--Barbara Ehrenreich

Unwanted Advances: Sexual Paranoia Comes to Campus

Paperback, 14/08/2018, £12.99
£11.69
Feminism is broken, argues Laura Kipnis, if anyone thinks the sexual hysteria overtaking American campuses is a sign of gender progress.

Constituting Feminist Subjects

Paperback, 27/07/2018, £11.99
£10.79
A groundbreaking attempt to theorise the feminist subject

Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China

Hardback, 25/09/2018, £16.99
£15.29
How the Feminist Five and the rise of China's feminist movement are challenging China's authoritarian government

Beyond the Pale: White Women, Racism and History

Paperback, 26/05/2015, £17.99
£16.19
Pioneering study of how ideas about white women have shaped the history of racism

Pride: The Unlikely Story of the True Heroes of the Miner's Strike

Paperback, 10/08/2017, £8.99
£8.09
In 1984, a small group of metropolitan homosexual men and lesbian women stepped away from the vibrant culture and hedonism of London's defiant gay scene to befriend and support the beleaguered villages of a very traditional mining community in the remote valleys of South Wales.

Joining the Dots: A Woman In Her Time

Hardback, 10/08/2017, £16.99
£11.89
From Britain's leading social historian, a lyrical look at the changes to women's lives since 1940, told with examples from her own life. The book provides an intimate, brilliant account of feminism over the last 6 decades.

Assertively Gay: How to Build Gay Self-esteem

Paperback, 21/03/1997, £11.99
£10.79

Analyzing Gender, Intersectionality, and Multiple Inequalities: Global-transnational and Local Contexts

Hardback, 09/06/2011, £89.99
£80.99
Includes papers presented at the conference "Gender and Social Transformation: Global, Transnational, and Local Realities and Perspectives", Beijing, China in 2009. This title addresses topics such as: divisions of labor, migration, war and peace-building.

Intersectionality & beyond

Paperback, 21/08/2008, £40.99
£36.89
Addresses the concept of intersectionality within socio-legal studies. This book provides a metaphorical schema for understanding the interaction of different forms of disadvantage, including race, sexuality, and gender. It also goes further to provide a model of how these aspects of social identity and location converge.

Joan Wallach Scott's Gender and the Politics of History

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £5.99
£5.39
In His book Gender and the Politics of History (1998), Scott draws attention to the fact that despite gender equality's long-term recognition there has been no genuinely revolutionary change unlike economic, social, and class inequalities.

Gender and the Second World War: Lessons of War

Paperback, 09/12/2016, £21.99
£19.79
Showing how gender history contributes to existing understandings of the Second World War, this book offers detail and context on the national and transnational experiences of men and women during the war. Following a general introduction, the essays shed new light on the field and illustrate methods of working with a wide range of primary sources.

What the **** is Normal?!

Paperback, 07/05/2015, £9.99
£8.99
If you grow up in a world where wrinkles are practically illegal, going bald is cause for a mental breakdown, and women over size zero are encouraged to shoot themselves, what the hell do you do if you're, gasp... Disabled? The author shows you how she learned to challenge the crazy expectations of a world obsessed with being 'normal'.

Fifty Shades of Feminism

Paperback, 01/09/2016, £9.99
£8.99
The antidote to the idea that being a woman is all about submitting to desire. There are many more shades than that and here are fifty women to explore them.

Girl Trouble: Panic and Progress in the History of Young Women

Paperback, 12/06/2014, £8.99
£8.09
From flappers and beat girls to dolly birds and ladettes, this is the story of the 20th Century's 'bad girls' and the controversy that has accompanied their growing freedom.

How Not To Be a Boy

Hardback, 23/08/2017, £16.99
£15.29
Following Peep Show, and alongside Back, the new Mitchell and Webb sitcom, comes part-memoir, part call-to-arms from the award-winning and hilariously funny Robert Webb

 

 

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