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The Millionth Circle
The Millionth Circle
by Jean Shinoda Bolen
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A combination of vision and how-to, The Millionth Circle is the most activist work to date of Dr. Jean Shinoda Bolen, a writer, analyst, and teacher who has long been a leader in the women's empowerment movement. Written in poetic language that invites... (read more)

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Self Made Men : Identity, Embodiment and Recognition Among Transsexual Men (03 Edition)
Self Made Men : Identity, Embodiment and Recognition Among Transsexual Men (03 Edition)
by Henry Rubin
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In Self-Made Men, Henry Rubin explores the production of male identities in the lives of twenty-two FTM transsexuals--people who have changed their sex from female to male. The author relates the compelling personal narratives of his subjects to the... (read more)

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The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bosses and Changed the Workplace
The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bosses and Changed the Workplace
by Lynn Povich
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It was the 1960s––a time of economic boom and social strife. Young women poured into the workplace, but the “Help Wanted” ads were segregated by gender and the “Mad Men” office culture was rife with sexual... (read more)

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Is It a Date or Just Coffee?: The Gay Girl's Guide to Dating, Sex, and Romance
Is It a Date or Just Coffee?: The Gay Girl's Guide to Dating, Sex, and Romance
by Mo Brownsey
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What are the ten telltale signs that date #2 will take place in hell? Is it better to bounce than to break? How do you navigate the squiggly line between ex-lover and now friends? Is it a date or just coffee? For women struggling to understand the... (read more)

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Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights
Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights
by Kenji Yoshino
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In this remarkable and elegant work, acclaimed Yale Law School professor Kenji Yoshino fuses legal manifesto and poetic memoir to call for a redefinition of civil rights in our law and culture. Everyone covers. To cover is to downplay a disfavored trait... (read more)

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Susie Sexpert's Lesbian Sex World
Susie Sexpert's Lesbian Sex World
by Susie Bright
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A new edition of the bestselling lesbian sex book that rocked girls from coast to coast.... (read more)

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Live Nude Girl Signed 1st Edition
Live Nude Girl Signed 1st Edition
by Kathleen Rooney
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Live Nude Girl: My Life as an Object is a lively meditation on the profession of art modeling as it has been practiced in history and as it is practiced today. Kathleen Rooney draws on her own experiences working as an artists' model, as well as the... (read more)

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The Second Shift
The Second Shift
by Arlie Russell Hochschild
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-314) and index.... (read more)

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Intimate Wars: The Life and Times of the Woman Who Brought Abortion from the Back Alley to the Board Room
Intimate Wars: The Life and Times of the Woman Who Brought Abortion from the Back Alley to the Board Room
by Merle Hoffman
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Merle Hoffman's life story is riveting. A former classical pianist, a self-made millionaire, and a feminist who found her life's work providing abortions, she has been a fearless crusader for women's right to choose. Over the years, Hoffman has used her... (read more)

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Woman the Hunter
Woman the Hunter
by Mary Zeiss Stange
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Carolyn and Ernest Fay Series in Analytical Psychology #6: Gender and Desire: Uncursing Pandora
Carolyn and Ernest Fay Series in Analytical Psychology #6: Gender and Desire: Uncursing Pandora
by Po Young Eisendrath
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Also available in an open-access, full-text edition at http://txspace.tamu.edu/bitstream/handle/1969.1/85769/Young%20-%20Gender%20and%20Desire%20-%20reduced.pdf?sequence=1 Contradictory and provocative pathways crisscross the terrain of gender among... (read more)

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Intimate Politics: How I Grew Up Red, Fought for Free Speech, and Became a Feminist Rebel
Intimate Politics: How I Grew Up Red, Fought for Free Speech, and Became a Feminist Rebel
by Bettina Aptheker
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Born into one of the most influential U.S. Communist families, Aptheker lived her parents' politics witnessing first-hand one of the most dramatic upheavals in American history. She also lived with a terrible secret: incest at the hands of her famous... (read more)

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Mommy's Little Girl: On Sex, Motherhood, Porn, and Cherry Pie
Mommy's Little Girl: On Sex, Motherhood, Porn, and Cherry Pie
by Susie Bright
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- January 25 was officially proclaimed "Susie Bright Day" in Santa Cruz, California, by Mayor Christopher... (read more)

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Lessons in Taxidermy
Lessons in Taxidermy
by Bee Lavender
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Diagnosed with cancer at age twelve and perilously pregnant at eighteen, surviving surgeries and violent accidents: Sometimes you can't believe Bee Lavender is still alive; sometimes you think nothing could kill her. Lessons in Taxidermy is... (read more)

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The Meaning of Wife: A Provocative Look at Women and Marriage in the Twenty-First Century
The Meaning of Wife: A Provocative Look at Women and Marriage in the Twenty-First Century
by Anne Kingston
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Delving into the complex, troubling, and sometimes humorous contradictions, illusions, and realities of contemporary wifehood, this book takes the reader on a journey into the wedding industrial complex. Anne Kingston looks at "wife backlash," and the... (read more)

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Wild Girls: Paris, Sappho, and Art: The Lives and Loves of Natalie Barney and Romaine Brooks
Wild Girls: Paris, Sappho, and Art: The Lives and Loves of Natalie Barney and Romaine Brooks
by Diana Souhami
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Wild Girls is the critically acclaimed true story of two wealthy American heiresses---one an artist, the other a writer---whose stormy, passionate love affair captivated Pariss salon set between the wars.   Natalie Barney and Romaine Brooks were... (read more)

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Processed Lives: Gender and Technology in Everyday Life
Processed Lives: Gender and Technology in Everyday Life
by Jennifer Terry
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Barbie Liberation Organization, Ericka Beckman, Lisa Cartwright, Gregg Bordowitz, Sara Diamond, Judith Halberstam, Evelynn Hammonds, Kathy High, David Horn, Ira Livingston, Bonita Makuch... (read more)

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The New Soft War on Women: How the Myth of Female Ascendance Is Hurting Women, Men-And Our Economy
The New Soft War on Women: How the Myth of Female Ascendance Is Hurting Women, Men-And Our Economy
by Caryl Rivers
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For the first time in history, women make up half the educated labor force and are earning the majority of advanced degrees. It should be the best time ever for women, and yet... its not. Storm clouds are gathering, and the worst thing is that... (read more)

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Other Half: Extraordinary Women and Life, Love and Famous Partners
Other Half: Extraordinary Women and Life, Love and Famous Partners
by Lliane Clarke
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The Other Half is a journey of discovery. All the women in this book had, or have, famous partners but didn't--for various reasons--stay in their shadow: they stepped out and took some of the limelight themselves. Many became even more successful than... (read more)

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Suits Me: The Double Life of Billy Tipton
Suits Me: The Double Life of Billy Tipton
by Diane Middlebrook
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The jazz pianist Billy Tipton was born in Oklahoma City as Dorothy Tipton, but almost nobody knew the truth until the day he died, in Spokane in 1989. Over a fifty-year performing career, Billy Tipton fooled nearly everyone, including Duke Ellington and... (read more)

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