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Against Our Will: Men, Women and Rape

The bestselling feminist classic that revolutionized the way we think about rape, as a historical phenomenon and as an urgent crisis--essential reading in the era of #MeToo. "A major work of history...

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As Beautiful As Any Other:  memoir of my body

When Kaya Wilson came out to his parents as transgender, a year after a near-death surfing accident and just weeks before his father's death, he was met with a startling family history of concealed qu..

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Awakening: #MeToo and the Global Fight for Women's Rights

**'Awakening goes where no book has gone before. Inspiring, insightful, and profoundly moving, this book is a must-read for women and men alike' HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON** #MeToo #EnaZeda #Mi..

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Bad Feminist

A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay. "Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my..

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Badly Behaved Women:  Story of Modern Feminism

Badly Behaved Women is the illustrated story of the past 100 years of the women's movement, from suffrage to alleged bra burning, the politics of hair, Beyonce, and body positivity, to an examination ..

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Better Half: On the Genetic Superiority of Women, The

An award-winning medic and scientist makes the game-changing case that genetic females are stronger than males at every stage of life From birth, genetic females are better at fighting viruses, i..

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Boys Will be Boys: Power, Patriarchy and the Toxic Bonds of Mateship

'Everyone's afraid that their daughters might be hurt. No one seems to be scared that their sons might be the ones to do it ... This book ... is the culmination of many years of writing about power, a..

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BWB Text: Why Science is Sexist

In June 2015, Nobel Laureate Tim Hunt resigned from the Faculty of Life Sciences at University College London after making a dismissive remark about female scientists.The incident is just the tip of t..

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Citizen Woman: An Illustrated History of the Women's Movement

The first illustrated history to celebrate women's struggle for equality around the globe. One hundred years ago American women fought for and won an equal voice at the ballot box with the ratificati..

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Critical Ecofeminism

Australian feminist philosopher Val Plumwood coined the term "critical ecofeminism" to "situate humans in ecological terms and non-humans in ethical terms," for "the two tasks are interconnected, and ..

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Difficult Women:  History of Feminism in 11 Fights

** Shortlisted in the 2020 Parliamentary Book Awards ** ** A Sunday Times bestseller ** Well-behaved women don't make history- difficult women do. Strikers in saris. Bomb-throwing suffrage..

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Dissolve is a deeply personal, profoundly intimate reflection on love and female creativity in a man's world, and what happens when it all collides. Having lived through the humiliation and bewilderin..

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Do It Like a Woman: ... and Change the World

In the last five years, the feminist movement has seen a radical upswell of energy and activism. We have been inspired by #LeanIn, we have found solidarity in #MeToo. We've pushed one another to be st..

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Dragtastic: The legendary book of fun, facts and fabulosity

Can you build your ideal queen? Select fabulous dresses, wigs and shoes? Is she chunky yet funky or a 7ft glamazon? Including stickers and colouring, a Drag Name calculator and fabulous facts, quir..

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End of Gender: Debunking the Myths about Sex and Identity in Our Society

International sex researcher, neuroscientist, and columnist Debra Soh debunks popular gender myths in this scientific examination of the many facets of gender identity that "is not only eminently reas..

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Equivalents: A Story of Art, Female Friendship, and Liberation in the 1960s

The timely, never-before-told story of five brilliant, passionate women who, in the early 1960s, converged at the newly founded Radcliffe Institute for Independent Study and became friends as well as ..

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Female Husbands: A Trans History

Long before people identified as transgender or lesbian, there were female husbands and the women who loved them. Female husbands - people assigned female who transed gender, lived as men, and married..

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Feminism for Women: The Real Route to Liberation

Feminism is a quest for the liberation of women from patriarchy. Feminism strives for a world in which women are not oppressed. Feminism prioritises exposing and ending male violence towards women an..

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Feminist Oracles: Blaze a trail with advice from 50 iconic women

Be guided and motivated by the world's most inspiring women with this creative set of oracle cards. Need advice on breaking the glass ceiling? Find out what Gloria Steinem would do. Juggling family an..

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Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and other lies): Amazing women on what the F-word means to them

The Sunday Times Bestseller; Winner of the National Book Award 2018! We asked 52 women- what does the F word mean to you? The result is extraordinary. Warning- explicit content! "..

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Fight Like a Girl

'With wit, insight and glorious, righteous rage, Clementine Ford lays out all the ways in which girls and women are hurt and held back, and unapologetically demands that the world do better. A passion..

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Gender: A Graphic Guide

Join the creators of Queer: A Graphic History ('Could totally change the way you think about sex and gender' - VICE) on an illustrated journey of gender exploration. We'll look at how gender has..

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Girl, Transcending: Becoming the woman I was born to be

AJ Clementine always knew she was a girl. The problem was, she'd been born in a magical shell that looked, on the outside, like a perfect little boy. In her teens, this conflict between her outer and ..

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Harlots, Whores & Hackabouts: A History of Sex for Sale

The history of selling sex is a hidden one, its practitioners a 'damnable crew' pushed to the margins of history. Harlots, Whores & Hackabouts redresses the balance, revealing the history of sex for s..

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Home Stretch: Why the Gender Revolution Stalled at the Kitchen Sink, The

Forty years of feminism and still women do the majority of the housework. Why? In fact, while women are making slow but steady gains on gender disparities in the workplace, at home the gap is wid..

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How to Have Feminist Sex: A Fairly Graphic Guide

We talk about feminism in the workplace and we talk about dating after #MeToo, but women's own patriarchal conditioning can be the hardest enemy to defeat. When it comes to our sex lives, few of us ar..

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International LGBT Rights Movement: A History, The

During the past three decades, the international lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights movement has made significant advances, but millions of LGBT people continue to live in fear in nations ..

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Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

*THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER* 'HELL YES. This is one of those books that has the potential to change things - a monumental piece of research' Caitlin Moran Imagine a world where... You..

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Just Sex?: The Cultural Scaffolding of Rape

In the award-winning Just Sex? The Cultural Scaffolding of Rape, Nicola Gavey provides an extensive commentary on the existing literature on rape, analysing recent research to examine the psychologica..

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Ladies Can't Climb Ladders: The Pioneering Adventures of the First Professional Women

An inspiring centenary history of the influential women whose entry into professional roles between the wars shaped the personal and working lives of women today. It is a myth that either of t..

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Modern Women: 52 Pioneers

From suffragettes to scientists, activists to artists, politicians to pilots and writers to riot grrrls, the women included have all paved the way for gender equality in their own indomitable way. Fin..

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No Modernism Without Lesbians

The story of how a singular group of women in a pivotal time and place - Paris, Between the Wars - fostered the birth of the Modernist movement. One of Stylist's best new books for April. ..

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Objectification: On the Difference between Sex and Sexism

This is a concise and accessible introduction into the concept of objectification, one of the most frequently recurring terms in both academic and media debates on the gendered politics of contemporar..

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On Violence and On Violence Against Women

Why has violence, and especially violence against women, become so much more prominent and visible across the world? To explore this question, Jacqueline Rose tracks the multiple forms of today's viol..

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Penguin Book of Feminist Writing, The

A powerful new anthology of feminist voices throughout history and from around the world Feminism is the insight that women are oppressed, and the struggle against that oppression. The Penguin Bo..

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Pink Line:  World's Queer Frontiers

CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE GUARDIAN'S and FINANCIAL TIMES' BOOKS OF 2020 'In intimate, often tender prose, Gevisser brings to life the complex movement for queer civil rights and the many people on who..

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Power of Women: A doctor's journey of hope and healing; An Oprah Book, The

'These women are each a light and an inspiration, demonstrating how the best instincts of humanity - to love, to share, to protect others - can triumph in the worst possible circumstances.' ..

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Pride:  Story of the LGBTQ Equality Movement

In June 1969, police raided New York gay bar the Stonewall Inn. Pride charts the events of that night, the days and nights of rioting that followed, the ensuing organization of local members of the co..

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Queens' English:  LGBTQIA+ Dictionary of Lingo and Colloquial Expressions

A landmark reference guide to the LGBTQIA+ community's contributions to the English language-an intersectional, inclusive, playfully illustrated glossary featuring more than 800 terms and fabulous phr..

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Queer Theories: An Introduction: From Mario Mieli to the Antisocial Turn

This is a short and accessible introduction to the complex and evolving debates around queer theories, advocating for their critical role in academia and society. The book traces the roots of queer th..

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Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns

Archie, a snarky genderqueer artist, is tired of people not understanding gender neutral pronouns. Tristan, a cisgender dude, is looking for an easy way to introduce gender neutral pronouns to his inc..

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Rise and Decline of Patriarchal Systems: An Intersectional Political Economy, The

Why do patriarchal systems survive? In this groundbreaking work of feminist theory, Nancy Folbre examines the contradictory effects of capitalist development. She explains why the work of caring for o..

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Second Sex : Unabridged


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Trans: When Ideology Meets Reality

'There are few subjects which need treatment that is at once delicate, thoughtful and brave. Helen Joyce manages all of these things in Trans. Anyone looking to understand this most fraught of issues ..

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Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood

Drag superstars Trixie Mattel and Katya have long captivated fans with their stunning looks, onscreen chemistry, and signature wit. In Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood, the pair channel th..

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Unwell Women:  Journey Through Medicine And Myth in a Man-Made World

'A searing, brilliant investigation, an intricate and urgent book on how women's health has constantly been misunderstood and miscast throughout history' Kate Williams 'One of the most impo..

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Verso Book of Feminism: Revolutionary Words from Four Millennia of Rebellion, The

Throughout written history and across the world, women have protested the restrictions of gender and the limitations placed on women's bodies and women's lives. People-of any and no gender-have protes..

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Vindication of the Rights of Woman, A

Writing in an age when the call for the rights of man had brought revolution to America and France, Mary Wollstonecraft produced her own declaration of female independence in 1792. Passionate and fort..

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Way We Survive: Notes on Rape Culture, The

'This book will often hurt. It will make you angry, it will make you feel. My hope is that this hurt, this anger and these feelings will move you to change the way we talk about surviving sexual viole..

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We Should All be Feminists

A personal and powerful essay from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the bestselling author of 'Americanah' and 'Half of a Yellow Sun', based on her 2013 TEDx Talk of the same name. What does "feminism" mean ..

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Wedding Heard 'Round the World: America's First Gay Marriage

Fifty years after their marriage, Jack and Michael's story is one of the milestone events in the fight for equal rights, and this memoir the unmissable account a remarkable couple. On Septe..

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