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Antisemitism: here and now

Paperback, 22/01/2019, £14.99

Women and Empowerment: Illustrations from the Third World

Paperback, 03/02/1998, £41.00
The authors in this volume address the questions 'What is empowerment?' Is it power over resources? Is it about access to resources and how they are controlled, politically, economically, by NGOs, by political parties, by the state? They evaluate how in different circumstances different political agents have been seen as provider of resources.

So Here I Am: Speeches by great women to empower and inspire

Hardback, 04/02/2019, £18.99
Over 50 empowering speeches celebrating women in their own words through extracts and commissioned illustrations, spanning throughout history up to the modern day.

Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote

Paperback, 10/01/2019, £9.99
some agree with their aims if not their forceful methods, while others are aghast at the thought of giving any female a vote. They are the suffragists: non-militant campaigners for the vote, on an astonishing six-week protest march they call the Great Pilgrimage.

Feminism Is...

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £9.99

Trans: Exploring Gender Identity and Gender Dysphoria

Paperback, 06/02/2018, £14.99
TRANS is a book for everyone - insightful enough for professionals, but accessible enough for all. It presents an easy-to-read, jargon-free guide to help anyone understand the terminology, the concept and the day-to-day reality of gender dysphoria and related concepts.

Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity across the World

Paperback, 01/06/2013, £9.99
How old is the oldest chat-up line between men? Who was the first lesbian? Were ancient Greek men who had sex together necessarily gay? And what did Shakespeare think about cross-dressing? This title deals with these questions.

50 Queers Who Changed the World: A celebration of LGBTQ+ icons

Hardback, 28/09/2017, £10.00
A stylish celebration of queer icons

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir

Paperback, 31/01/2019, £9.99
The powerful memoir of one of the co-founders of Black Lives Matter which explores how the movement was born

Women: Our History

Hardback, 07/02/2019, £20.00

Equal Power: Gender Equality and How to Achieve It

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £8.99
A call to arms that challenges the persistent inequality of power between men and women.

Feminism for the 99%

Paperback, 05/03/2019, £7.99
From three of the organisers of the International Women's Strike US: a manifesto for when 'leaning in' is not enough.

My Own Story (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)

Paperback, 28/06/2018, £4.99
Vintage Feminism: classic feminist texts in short formWITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JESS PHILLIPSSoldier, criminal, militant, hooligan, revolutionary: these labels Emmeline Pankhurst took up and wore proudly in her long struggle for women's suffrage.

Questioning Identity: Gender, Class, Ethnicity

Paperback, 01/04/2004, £25.99
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
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

Representing Black Britain

Paperback, 01/11/2001, £18.99
'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
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.

Things I Would Tell You: British Muslim Women Write

Paperback, 20/03/2017, £12.99
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.

Audre Lorde's Transnational Legacies

Paperback, 30/07/2015, £31.50
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.

Unlimited Power

7, 18/12/1997, £8.99

Culutural Identities and the aesthetics of Britishness

Paperback, 01/04/2004, £16.99
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.

Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir

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

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 1

Hardback, 02/03/2017, £20.00

Heartthrobs: A History of Women and Desire

Hardback, 09/02/2017, £20.00
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.

Female Eunuch

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

Violent Racism

Paperback, 09/09/1999, £35.49
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.


7, 01/12/2000, £26.99
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, £27.99
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, £30.99
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.

NoNonsense Feminism: Alive and Kicking

Paperback, 11/10/2016, £7.99
An international perspective on the resurgence in feminist movements: the advances and the setbacks, the challenges and the contradictions.


Paperback, 09/03/2017, £8.99
'I've lived through ten iOS upgrades on my Mac - and that's just something I use to muck about on Twitter. Surely capitalism is due an upgrade or two?' Combining the best of her recent columns, the author deals with topics as pressing and diverse as 1980s swearing, benefits, boarding schools, and why the internet is like a drunken toddler.

Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Paperback, 28/10/2004, £9.99
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.

Descent of Man

Paperback, 06/04/2017, £8.99

Good Immigrant

Paperback, 04/05/2017, £8.99
How does it feel to be constantly regarded as a potential threat, strip-searched at every airport? Or be told that, as an actress, the part you're most fitted to play is 'wife of a terrorist'? How does it feel to have words from your native language misused, misappropriated and used aggressively towards you?

Mary and the Wrongs of Women

Paperback, 26/02/2009, £7.99
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.

Black Skin White Masks

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

Closet Space

7, 10/08/2000, £36.99
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.

This Book is Gay

Paperback, 04/09/2014, £8.99
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.

Globalization of Sexuality

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

Race and Social Analysis

Paperback, 11/12/2003, £20.99
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.

Transformation of Intimacy

Paperback, 07/08/1993, £16.99
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.

Art and Queer Culture

Hardback, 01/04/2013, £49.95
The definitive account of alternative forms of sexuality in art since 1890.

We Should All be Feminists

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

Coming Out: The Emergence of LGBT Identities in Britain from the 19th Century to the Present

Paperback, 30/09/2016, £14.99
The definitive history of the LGBT community's struggle for equality. A compelling and comprehensive account of British LGBT lives from the late 1800s to the present day, written by a leading authority.

Second Sex

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £12.99
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.



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