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Boys Will Be Boys: Power, Patriarchy and Toxic Masculinity

Paperback, 02/04/2020, £9.99
The incendiary new book about toxic masculinity and misogyny from Clementine Ford, author of the bestselling feminist manifesto, Fight Like A Girl.

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.

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

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.

Attack of the 50 Ft. Women: How Gender Equality Can Save the World!

Hardback, 08/03/2017, £20.00
Not a single country anywhere in the world has achieved gender equality. In more than a few countries, progress for women has stalled or is reversing. Voters in the United States chose a misogynist over a female candidate for President.

We Should All be Feminists

Paperback, 09/10/2014, £5.99
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

Claude Cahun: The Soldier with No Name

Paperback, 30/08/2013, £7.99
Claude Cahun is the most important artist you've never heard of - until now.

Before Night Falls

Paperback, 01/06/2017, £8.99

Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man

Paperback, 25/05/2017, £8.99
A wry, tender memoir by one of the leading voices on transition and masculinity

Race: Vintage Minis

Paperback, 08/06/2017, £3.50
VINTAGE MINIS: GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS. Also in the Vintage Minis series: Language by Xiaolu Guo Death by Julian Barnes Love by Jeanette Winterson Home by Salman Rushdie

Who Stole My Spear?

Paperback, 09/02/2017, £8.99
Trapped in bodies barely changed since caveman days, males are now contending with corporate culture, lifelong commitment, rampant depression and crazy expectations to be a success at work and home. From relationships, religion, and the rise of ISIS, to porn, and oppression of office life, this book explores how men should be living these days.

Anthropology: A Beginner's Guide

Paperback, 01/08/2012, £9.99
Discover the biological and social origins of our species

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?


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.

Female Eunuch

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

Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Paperback, 28/10/2004, £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.

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.

Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality

Paperback, 24/01/2017, £14.99
The first edition of this classic work from 1905 shows a radically different psychoanalysis

Living Dolls: The Return of Sexism

Paperback, 05/05/2011, £9.99
The highly acclaimed, controversial and much needed look at our highly sexualised culture, reissued with a new introduction. 'A must-read' Viv Groskop, Guardian

Queer: A Graphic History

Paperback, 08/09/2016, £13.99
Barker and Scheele invite you to question the status quo and to start seeing things more queerly.

Transformation of Intimacy

Paperback, 07/08/1993, £17.99
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.

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.

Community Cohesion: A New Framework for Race and Diversity

Paperback, 06/10/2005, £44.99
Ted Cantle updates his concept of community cohesion, which critiques multicultural policies and offers a compelling alternative to community relations, which has been widely adopted in the UK. Revised in light of recent research, and now incorporating discussion on segregation and faith concerns.

Key Concepts in Gender Studies 2ed

Paperback, 07/01/2017, £23.99
Including nine new entries, this thoroughly revised edition provides an authoritative account of gender studies, reflecting on the complex and multi-faceted character of the field in a way that is accessible to students across the social sciences and humanities.

Dialectics of Sex: The Case for Feminist Revolution

Paperback, 25/03/2015, £9.99
"A landmark manifesto" - Susan Faludi, New Yorker

Men Explain Things to Me: And Other Essays

Hardback, 06/11/2014, £12.99
A collection of essays on feminism, from one of the most important and original public intellectuals writing today


Paperback, 05/03/2015, £9.99
Holly and Rhiannon grew up reading glossy mags and, like most women, thought of them as just a bit of fun. But over time they started to feel uneasy - not just about magazines, but about music videos, page 3, and women being labelled frigid, princesses or tramps. This is a guide to the madness of women's media.

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

Paperback, 06/08/2015, £9.99
Ask most women whether they have the right to equality at work and the answer will be a resounding yes, but ask the same women whether they'd feel confident asking for a raise, or a promotion, and some reticence creeps in. This book tells how women can help themselves, and make changes in their life that can effect change on a universal scale.

Racial Contract

Paperback, 25/06/1999, £19.99
With a sweeping look at the European expansionism and racism of the last five hundred years, Charles W. Mills demonstrates how this peculiar and unacknowledged "racial contract" has shaped a system of global European domination.

History of Gay Literature: The Male Tradition

Paperback, 01/11/1999, £30.00
A full-scale account of male gay literature, across cultures, languages, and from ancient times to the present. It includes chapters on significant periods of cultural history, on major writers, and on common themes.

From Frazzled to Fabulous: How to Juggle a Successful Career, Fatherhood, 'Me-Time' and Looking Good

Hardback, 20/10/2016, £9.99
Helps men to nurture opinions of their own, make time to smile and choose between a career or baby. This book includes words of wisdom on everything from how to spend your 'me time' and get a grip on guilt to dressing in your wow colours and speaking in the right tone of voice at work.

Racism: A Short History

Paperback, 02/10/2015, £16.99

British Queer History: New Approaches and Perspectives

Paperback, 30/11/2013, £18.99
Takes stock of the 'new British queer history'. Topics range from newspaper reporting of sodomy cases, to homoerotic representations in art, to queer autobiographical accounts, to oral histories of Scottish lesbians, and much else besides.

Black Macho and the Myth of the Superwoman

Paperback, 26/05/2015, £11.99
"First published by The Dial Press 1978"--Title page verso.

Black British Feminism: A Reader

Paperback, 29/05/1997, £31.99
A collection of classic texts and new black feminist scholarship. Exploring postmodernist themes of gendered and racialized exclusion, "black" identity and social and cultural difference, this volume provides an overview of black feminism in Britain as it has developed since the mid 1970s.

Language and Sexism

Paperback, 25/09/2008, £28.99
A fresh and critical discussion of sexism in language.

Why Can't a Woman be More Like a Man: Evolution of Sex and Gender

Paperback, 18/09/2014, £9.99
Why are there two sexes? How different are they and why? Why can't a woman be more like a man? Or should the question be: why can't a man be more like a woman? Controversy rages around sex and gender, but just what are the differences and how are they determined? This book deals with these questions.

Sexual Contract

Paperback, 23/06/1988, £18.99
Carole Pateman is one of the foremost political theorists writing in English today. In this outstanding new work, she presents a major reinterpretation of modern political theory. She shows how standard discussions of social contract theory tell only half the story.

Second Sex

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £4.99
When first published in 1949, this title led to outrage and scandal. This work contains the key passages of the book that changed perceptions of women forever.

Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £4.99
Argues for the education of women and for an increased female contribution to society. This work made the first ripples of what would later become the tidal wave of the women's rights movement. Rationalist but revolutionary, it changed the world for women.

Beauty Myth

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £4.99
Every day, women around the world are confronted with a dilemma - how to look. In a society embroiled in a cult of female beauty and youthfulness, pressure on women to conform physically is constant and all-pervading.

Essential Nawal El Saadawi: A Reader

Paperback, 08/07/2010, £19.99
The Essential Nawal El Saadawi gathers together a wide range of Saadawi's writing. From novellas and short stories to essays on politics, culture, religion and sex; from extensive interviews to her work as a dramatist; from poetry to autobiography, this book is essential for anyone wishing to gain a sense of the breadth of Saadawi's work.

Regarding the pain of others

7, 26/08/2004, £8.99
Features an analysis of our numbed response to images of horror. This title alters our thinking about the uses and meanings of images, and about the nature of war, the limits of sympathy, and the obligations of conscience.

Masculinities 2ed

Paperback, 02/03/2005, £18.99
This is an exciting new edition of R.W. Connella s ground--breaking text, which has become a classic work on the nature and construction of masculine identity. Connell argues that there is not one masculinity, but many different masculinities, each associated with different positions of power.
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