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Body Outlaws: Rewriting the Rules of Beauty and Body Image
Body Outlaws: Rewriting the Rules of Beauty and Body Image
by Ophira Edut
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- 25,000 copies sold to date- Includes several new essays outlining the latest trends in the beauty industry such as botox, plastic surgery, and exercise bulimia. Also included is a fascinating analysis of how men are affected by these same rigors, a... (read more)

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I, Rigoberta Menchu: an Indian Woman in Guatemala ((2ND)09 Edition)
I, Rigoberta Menchu: an Indian Woman in Guatemala ((2ND)09 Edition)
by Elizabeth Burgos-debray
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'This book recounts the remarkable life of Rigoberta Menchu, a young Guatemalan peasant woman.\n '... (read more)

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Earthcare: Women and the Environment
Earthcare: Women and the Environment
by Carolyn Merchant
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Written by one of the leading thinkers in environmentalism, Earthcare brings together Merchant's existing work on the topic of women and the environment as well as updated and new essays. Earthcare looks at age-old historical associations of women with... (read more)

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Portraits of American Women: From Settlement to the Present
Portraits of American Women: From Settlement to the Present
by G J Barker Benfield
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Until recently, a "womanless" American history was the norm. But in fact, without a history of women we neglect consideration of gender dynamics, sex roles, and family and sexual relations--the very fundamentals of human interaction. In Portraits of... (read more)

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Love for Sale (05 Edition)
Love for Sale (05 Edition)
by Ringdal
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From the Whore of Babylon to The Happy Hooker, eminent historian Nils Johan Ringdal has written a masterly, extremely readable world history of the worlds oldest profession, spanning a wide historical swathe armed with a lively wit. Beginning with The... (read more)

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The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future
The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future
by Riane Eisler
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The legacy ofthe sacred feminine The Chalice and the Blade tells a new story of our cultural origins. It showsthat warfare and the war of the sexes are neither divinely nor biologicallyordained. It provides verification that a better future is possible... (read more)

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Feminism and Method: Ethnography, Discourse Analysis, and Activist Research
Feminism and Method: Ethnography, Discourse Analysis, and Activist Research
by Nancy A Naples
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In "Feminism and Method," Nancy Naples provides a clear and accessible overview of the different theories of feminist methodology and practice as well as a framework for solving some of the most difficult research challenges faced by social scientists... (read more)

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Feminism/Postmodernism (Thinking Gender)
Feminism/Postmodernism (Thinking Gender)
by Linda J Nicholson
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Feminism/Postmodernism asks the question, is a postmodern feminist politics possible? This anthology draws on prominent contemporary theorists to attempt a response. The contributors examine the meaning of postmodernism both as a position of method and a... (read more)

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Teaching To Transgress : Education As the Practice of Freedom (94 Edition)
Teaching To Transgress : Education As the Practice of Freedom (94 Edition)
by bell hooks
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After reading Teaching to Transgress I am once again struck by bell hooks's never-ending, unquiet intellectual energy, an energy that makes her radical and loving. -- Paulo Freire In Teaching to Transgress, bell hooks--writer, teacher, and insurgent... (read more)

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Whose Science? Whose Knowledge?: Thinking from Women's Lives
Whose Science? Whose Knowledge?: Thinking from Women's Lives
by Sandra Harding
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With a book that is guaranteed to upset familiar assumptions about or ways of knowing, Sandra Harding again steps into the center of a thorn debate--a debate about the nature of the scientific enterprise and of human knowledge itself. Vigorously and... (read more)

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The Lives of the Muses: Nine Women & the Artists They Inspired
The Lives of the Muses: Nine Women & the Artists They Inspired
by Francine Prose
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In nine mini-biographies Prose finds the qualities in each woman that defines her as a muse. Elegantly written. Fascinatingly unique.... (read more)

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Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism
Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism
by Minh Ha Trinh
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..". methodologically innovative... precise and perceptive and conscious... " --Text and Performance Quarterly "Woman, Native, Other is located at the juncture of a number of different fields and disciplines, and it genuinely succeeds in pushing the... (read more)

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Women in Ancient Greece
Women in Ancient Greece
by Sue Blundell
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To read the history of ancient Greece as it has been written for centuries is to enter a thoroughly male world. This book, a comprehensive history of women in the Archaic and Classical Ages, completes our picture of ancient Greek society. Largely... (read more)

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Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
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In this thought-provoking and profoundly inspiring book, Kristof and WuDunn reveal the cruel and maddening reality faced by women who experience violence and oppression. Half the Sky will stir feelings of admiration and discomfort, and hopefully sow the... (read more)

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End of Men and Rise of Women (12 Edition)
End of Men and Rise of Women (12 Edition)
by Rosin
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A landmark portrait of women, men, and power in a transformed world Men have been the dominant sex since, well, the dawn of mankind. But Hanna Rosin was the first to notice that this long-held truth is, astonishingly, no longer true.... (read more)

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Killing Rage: Ending Racism
Killing Rage: Ending Racism
by bell hooks
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One of our countrys premier cultural and social critics, bell hooks has always maintained that eradicating racism and eradicating sexism must go hand in hand. But whereas many women have been recognized for their writing on gender politics, the female... (read more)

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Girls' Studies (09 Edition)
Girls' Studies (09 Edition)
by Elline Lipkin
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Professors and students alike are taking interest in Girls' Studies—the socialization of girls versus boys—and beginning to analyze the impact of media, pop culture, messaging, and more on America's girls. Girls' Studies tackles socialization... (read more)

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Bitch: In Praise of Difficult Women
Bitch: In Praise of Difficult Women
by Elizabeth Wurtzel
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No one better understands the desire to be bad than Elizabeth Wurtzel. Bitch is a brilliant tract on the history of manipulative female behavior. By looking at women who derive their power from their sexuality, Wurtzel offers a trenchant cultural... (read more)

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Women: Images and Realities: A Multicultural Anthology
Women: Images and Realities: A Multicultural Anthology
by Amy Kesselman
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This best-selling anthology is a unique introduction to feminism and womens studies. It presents a multidisciplinary collection of academic essays and analyses, personal narratives, and fiction and poetry about womens lives. The selections illustrate the... (read more)

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Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy
Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy
by Barbara Ehrenreich
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“Important and provocative . . . There are many tempting reasons to pick up Global Woman.” The New York Times Women are moving around the globe as never before. But for every female executive racking up frequent flier miles, there are... (read more)

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