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Caribbean Portraits: Essays on Gender Ideologies and Identities

Paperback, 10/08/1998, £20.95
£18.86
A collection of 24 essays on gender ideologies and identities in the Caribbean.

Black Knowledges/Black Struggles: Essays in Critical Epistemology

Hardback, 29/07/2015, £80.00
£72.00
Black Knowledges/Black Struggles: Essays in Critical Epistemology explores the central, but often critically neglected role of knowledge and epistemic formations within social movements for human emancipation.

Interrogating Caribbean Masculinities: Theoretical and Empirical Analyses

Paperback, 31/01/2004, £51.99
£46.79
This anthology of Caribbean feminist scholarships exposes gender relations as regimes of power and advances indigenous feminist theorizing. It deconstructs marginality and masculinity in the Caribbean and provides research with policy implications.

Holy Ghost Got a New Dance

Paperback, 09/11/2016, £19.99
£17.99

Questioning Identity: Gender, Class, Ethnicity

Paperback, 01/04/2004, £19.99
£17.99
Questioning Identity: Gender, Class, Ethnicity provides an accessible exploration of identity as a contemporary concern in everyday life and as a key concept in the social sciences.

Imagined Diasporas among Manchester Muslims

Paperback, 01/06/2002, £16.95
£15.26
The public sphere of the Manchester Muslim diaspora is a place of intense local micro-politics of honour and shame, debated in the globalized language of world affairs, and enacted through public performance. This work reveals the multi-centred world among Manchester Pakistanis.

Trial of Lady Chatterley's Lover

Paperback, 27/10/2016, £5.99
£5.39

Audre Lorde's Transnational Legacies

Paperback, 30/07/2015, £31.50
£28.35
is the first book to systematically document and thoroughly investigate Audre Lorde's influence beyond the United States. Arranged in three thematically interrelated sections - Archives, Connections, and Work - the volume brings together scholarly essays, interviews, Lorde's unpublished speech about Europe, and personal reflections and testimonials from key figures throughout the world.

Heartthrobs: A History of Women and Desire

Hardback, 09/02/2017, £20.00
£18.00
The story of female desire and fantasy, told through the cultural history of the heartthrob, from Byron to boy-bands. Feminists have commonly represented women as objects of the 'male gaze': this book looks at men through the eyes of women.

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 1

Hardback, 02/03/2017, £20.00
£18.00

Things I Would Tell You: British Muslim Women Write

Paperback, 20/03/2017, £12.99
£11.69
Unique anthology celebrating British women writers from a Muslim heritage. Writers include literary heavyweights such as Adhaf Soueif, Leila Aboulela and Kamila Shamsie, as well as young emerging art-ists leading the way on the UK's spoken word scene. Extensive PR campaign planned for publication.

Representing Black Britain

Paperback, 01/11/2001, £18.99
£17.09
'One of the most important books on race, representation and politics to come along in a decade' - Henry Giroux, Penn State University Representing Black Britain offers a critical history of Black and Asian representation on British television from the earliest days of broadcasting to the present day.

Racism and antiracism equalities, opportunities and policies

Paperback, 25/02/1992, £20.99
£18.89
Explores the nature and extent of racial discrimination, and the successes and failures of equal opportunities programmes. This text presents analyses of institutional racism in immigration law, housing, social work, employment training and the criminal justice system.

Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir

Paperback, 25/01/2016, £9.99
£8.99
Coates is the essential chronicler of black America, and his first memoir is a small and beautiful epic of growing up in 1980s Baltimore

Unlimited Power

7, 18/12/1997, £8.99
£8.09

Culutural Identities and the aesthetics of Britishness

Paperback, 01/04/2004, £16.99
£15.29
The need for a single public culture - the creation of an authentic identity - is fundamental to our understanding of nationalism and nationhood. This book examines British imperial, colonial and postcolonial national identities within their political and social contexts.

Regarding Sedgwick

Paperback, 17/10/2002, £18.99
£17.09
Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick is one of the most important figures in the history of modern gender studies. This book, which features an interview with Sedgwick, is a collection of new essays by established scholars

Black Skin White Masks

Paperback, 07/08/2008, £13.99
£12.59
A devastating account of the feelings of inadequacy experienced by previously colonised people in a white world.

Staying Power: The History of Black People in Britain

Paperback, 20/09/2010, £19.99
£17.99
The definitive history of black people in Britain, an epic story that spans the Roman conquest to the present day. New introduction by Paul Gilroy.

Transformation of Intimacy

Paperback, 07/08/1993, £16.99
£15.29
The sexual revolution: an evocative term, but what meaning can be given to it today? How does sexuality come into being and what connections does it have with the changes that have affected personal life on a more general plane? This book answers such questions and disputes many of the interpretations of the role of sexuality in modern culture.

Women, Art, and Society

Paperback, 23/04/2007, £12.95
£11.66
Intends to challenge the assumption that great women artists are exceptions to the rule who transcended their sex to produce major works of art.

Female Eunuch

Paperback, 15/05/2006, £10.99
£9.89
A new cover re-issue of the ground-breaking, worldwide bestselling feminist tract.

Second Sex

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £12.99
£11.69
Examines the limits of female freedom and explodes our deeply ingrained beliefs about femininity. Liberation, the author argues, entails challenging traditional perceptions of the social relationship between the sexes and, crucially, in achieving economic independence.

Room of One's Own

Paperback, 02/09/2004, £4.99
£4.49
Virginia Woolf's blazing polemic on female creativity, the role of writers and the silent fate of Shakespeare's imaginary sister remains a powerful reminder of a woman's need for financial independence and intellectual freedom.

Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Paperback, 28/10/2004, £9.99
£8.99
First published in 1792, Wollstonecraft's book attacked the prevailing view of docile, decorative femininity and laid out the principles of emancipation - an equal education for girls and boys, an end to prejudice, and for women to become defined by their profession, not their partner.

Violent Racism

Paperback, 09/09/1999, £26.99
£24.29
This book gives a detailed analysis of official documents, and of the historical origins of racist violence. It uses the conclusions to analyse why the ideas and language of white supremacy and racial exclusion direct violence at 'non-white' individuals, and why the police response is so routinely ineffectual.

Mary and the Wrongs of Women

Paperback, 26/02/2009, £7.99
£7.19
Strongly autobiographical, Mary and The Wrongs of Woman powerfully complement Wollstonecraft's non-fictional writing, inspired by the French Revolution and the social upheavals that followed.

Multiculturalism

7, 01/12/2000, £18.99
£17.09
The twentieth century saw an unprecedented movement of peoples from one geographical area to another. Multiculturalism is a term used to describe the variety that exists and the problems to which it gives rise. This book examines multiculturalism in the context of the national experience of countries such as France, Britain, the USA and China.

Engendering the Social

Paperback, 01/03/2004, £22.99
£20.69
This is unique in that it not only critically interrogates sociological theory from a feminist perspective, but also embarks on a politics of reconstruction, working creatively at the interface of feminist and sociological theory to induce a more adequate conceptualisation of the social.

Race, Culture and Counselling

7, 01/11/2005, £22.99
£20.69
Includes perspectives on the impact of race, culture, and language in therapy. This book discusses topics such as: issues concerning race and power; the impact culture has on communication; how dominant theories influence counseling; and, the concept of mixed-identity therapeutic relationships.

Feminist Consequences

Paperback, 24/01/2001, £21.95
£19.76
Exploring the status of feminism in this "postfeminist" age, this work on feminist thinking aims to move away from the all too common dependence on French theorists and male thinkers and instead builds on feminist theory written by women. These writings address the question "Where are we going?" as well as "Where have we come from?"

Closet Space

7, 10/08/2000, £28.99
£26.09
A highly original account of the spatial metaphor of "the closet"in the context of gay men. Using a variety of research techniques and materials the book explores the closet through texts including oral histories, travel literature, Butler, Lefebvre and Foucault.

Do it Like a Woman...And Change the World

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £8.99
£8.09
Gathering together stories from all corners of the world, this is an inspiring celebration of private heroisms and public triumphs, and a brilliant, necessary manifesto for women everywhere

Future of Multi-ethnic Britain

Paperback, 10/10/2000, £14.99
£13.49
Britain has made some progress towards reducing racist violence and racial discrimination, but it still has a long way to go before it can claim to be a tolerant and just multi-ethnic society that is at ease with, delights in and profits from its rich diversity. This report describes and analyses the contemporary reality.

Colour of Difference, The

7, 01/09/2001, £19.50
£17.55
Accounts of the experience of cross-cultural adoption, by adoptees. This book provides statistics on the scale of cross-cultural adoption.

From KItchen Sink to Boardroom Table

Paperback, 09/01/2003, £12.99
£11.69

Reading Race

Paperback, 05/09/2000, £20.99
£18.89
Denzin turns his gaze upon cinematic race relations, and demonstrates that while the cinema reflects the creed of treating all persons as equal, along with the rest of society it struggles to define and implement diversity, pluralism and multiculturalism, and Hollywood's ghetto action film cycle contributes to a culture of violence.

Race, culture and difference

Paperback, 09/03/1992, £20.99
£18.89
Blending cultural studies and political analysis, this interdisciplinary text both illuminates and furthers debates over 'race' and its meanings in contemporary society as well as in educational and social policy. It is essential reading for all those concerned with discrimination and antiracist policy.

Globalization of Sexuality

7, 07/04/2004, £22.99
£20.69
Explores the relationships between the national state, globalization and sexual dissidence.

Race and Social Analysis

Paperback, 11/12/2003, £20.99
£18.89
Offers a theoretical examination of race and ethnicity that draws upon examples in Britain, US and Australia. This book examines: how race and ethnicity operate in the social world; the making of race and ethnicity by the connections between people, spaces and places; and the ways race and ethnicity articulate analytical themes in social science.

Gypsy Politics and Traveller Identity

Paperback, 01/01/1997, £14.95
£13.46
Relations with the state and with non-Gypsies have been central to the shaping of the lived identity of Gypsy people. This book examines how the state deals with Gypsies and travellers, and how they deal with the state. It also provides a comparative study of Gypsy politics in Britain and abroad.

This Book is Gay

Paperback, 04/09/2014, £7.99
£7.19
Including testimonials from people across the gender and sexual spectrums, this book explores everything anyone who ever dared to wonder wants to know - from sex to politics, how to pull, stereotypes, how to come-out and more.

Eloquence of Mary Astell, The

Paperback, 31/03/2005, £26.50
£23.85
Practically ignored for over 200 years, Mary Astell's writing returned to prominence in the latter part of the 20th century in a celebrated biography by Ruth Perry. Self-educated, Astell was an avid political thinker, philosopher, educationalist & early feminist. Until recently, little attention has been paid to her importance.

Kingdom of Women: Life, Love and Death in China's Hidden Mountains

Hardback, 28/02/2017, £17.99
£16.19
In a mist-shrouded valley on China's invisible border with Tibet is a place known as the 'Kingdom of Women', where a small tribe called the Mosuo lives in a cluster of villages that have changed little in centuries.

We Should All be Feminists

Paperback, 09/10/2014, £5.00
£4.50
A personal and powerful essay from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the bestselling author of Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun.

Descent of Man

Paperback, 06/04/2017, £8.99
£8.09

Priestdaddy: A Memoir

Hardback, 04/05/2017, £14.99
£13.49

 

 

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