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30-Second Feminism: 50 key ideas, events, and protests, each explained in half a minute

Feminism is a global movement, developing with each cut and thrust of history to form a parallel 'herstory.' But what are the most important feminist ideas? What do terms like 'patriarchy,' 'rape cult..

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50 Drag Queens Who Changed the World: A celebration of the most influential drag artists of all time

50 Drag Queens Who Changed the World is a tribute to the hugely influential pioneers who have shaped the fantastic world of drag, as well as the queens of today that we all know and love. Learn ..

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All the Rage: Mothers, Fathers, and the Myth of Equal Partnership

Why do men do so little at home Why do women do so much Why don't our egalitarian values match our lived experiences Journalist-turned-psychologist Darcy Lockman offers a clear-eyed look at the m..

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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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Believe Me: How Trusting Women Can Change the World

From two leading, agenda-setting feminist editors, BELIEVE ME brings readers into the current landscape of the anti-sexual violence movement--and outlines how believing women is the critical foundatio..

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Beyond The Periphery Of The Skin: Rethinking, Remaking, Reclaiming the Body in Contemporary Capitalism

More than ever, the 'body' is today at the centre of radical and institutional politics. Feminist, antiracist, trans and ecological movements all look at the body as a ground of confrontation with the..

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In the past decades, the pressure to perfect and design our bodies has been unprecedented. Men are encouraged to surgically pump up their pecs, breast enhancement is a sweet sixteen birthday present i..

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Book of Pride: LGBTQ Heroes Who Changed the World, The

THE BOOK OF PRIDE captures the true story of the gay rights movement from the 1960s to the present, through richly detailed, stunning interviews with the leaders, activists, and ordinary people who wi..

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Book of Queer Prophets, The: 24 Writers on Sexuality and Religion

'A fascinating and thoughtful exploration of faith in the modern world. If you're wondering why it matters and how to make sense of it, read on.' Clare Balding Is it possible to believe in God ..

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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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Burn It Down!: Feminist Manifestos for the Revolution

The most comprehensive collection of feminist manifestos, chronicling our rage and dreams from the nineteenth century to today In this landmark collection of spanning four generations of feminist acti..

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Burn It Down: Women Writing about Anger

The rage of women is at a high: sparked by the Women's March of early 2017, stoked by countless policies of the Trump administration, and finally reaching incineration levels over the confirmation of ..

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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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Can We All Be Feminists?: Seventeen writers on intersectionality, identity and finding the right way forward for feminism

"The intersectional feminist anthology we all need to read" (Bustle), edited by a remarkable and inspiring twenty-year-old activist who the BBC named one of 100 "inspirational and influential women" o..

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Cinderella and the Glass Ceiling: And Other Feminist Fairy Tales

You know what? It's super creepy to kiss a woman who is unconscious. And you know what else? The way out of poverty isn't by marrying a rich dude--or by wearing fragile footwear, for that matter. And ..

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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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Data Feminism

A new way of thinking about data science and data ethics that is informed by the ideas of intersectional feminism. Today, data science is a form of power. It has been used to expose injustice, im..

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Difficult Women: A History of Feminism in 11 Fights

Well-behaved women don't make history- difficult women do. Helen Lewis argues that feminism's success is down to complicated, contradictory, imperfect women, who fought each other as well as fig..

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Double Lives: A History of Working Motherhood

A groundbreaking history of mothers who worked for pay that will change the way we think about gender, work and equality in modern Britain. In Britain today, three-quarters of mothers are in emp..

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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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Why are women leading the fight against feminism and women's rights? From pop icons to working mothers, women are abandoning feminism in unprecedented numbers. Even scarier, they are also leading..

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Female Eunuch, The

A new cover re-issue of the ground-breaking, worldwide bestselling feminist tract. Re-issued to coincide with Doubleday's publication of The Whole Woman, the sequel to The Female Eunuch. P..

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Feminism for Women: The Real Route to Liberation

Part feminist manifesto, part call to arms, FEMINISM FOR WOMEN is a radical, new exploration of feminism. A frontline activist in the campaign to end male violence for the last four decades, Julie Bin..

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Feminism: A Graphic Guide

Women in Saudi Arabia are now allowed to drive; we're starting to see women of all sizes in our magazines; and historic sexual abuse cases are making headlines and causing change. Do we still need fem..

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Feminist and the Sex Offender, The: Confronting Sexual Harm, Ending State Violence

A powerful case for freedom and transformation, for accountability and repair - the next course for feminism in the era of #MeToo With analytical clarity and narrative force, The Feminist and the Sex ..

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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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Five Rules for Rebellion: Let's Change the World Ourselves

'As it becomes depressingly clear that those presently in power are not taking the urgent action required on climate change, poverty and inequality, we must ourselves take action wherever and whenever..

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Fixed It

On average, at least one woman is murdered by a current or former partner every week in Australia. Far too many Australian women have experienced physical or sexual violence. Only rarely do these wome..

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Flora Tristan: Feminism in the Age of George Sand: Feminist Classics

Active in the 1830s and 1840s, Flora Tristan is best known for her book "Workers' Union", an account of the conditions of women and workers in Peru, London, Paris and the provinces of France. Regarded..

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Free Women, Free Men

From the fiery intellectual provocateur - and one of our most fearless advocates of gender equality - a brilliant, urgent essay collection that both celebrates modern feminism and challenges us to bui..

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Full Frontal Feminism: A Young Woman's Guide to Why Feminism Matters

Now in its updated second edition, Full Frontal Feminism is a book that continues to embody the forward-looking messages that author Jessica Valenti propagated as founder of the popular website, Fem..

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Gay Agenda, The: A Modern Queer History & Handbook

A joyful celebration of the LGBTQ+ community's development, history, and culture, packed with facts, trivia, timelines, and charts, and featuring 100 full-color illustrations. Compiled and design..

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GAYBCs: A Queer Alphabet

A cheeky, progressive adult alphabet book that celebrates and illuminates LGBTQIA+ terminology. What would happen if someone picked up a classic ABC book, crossed out the words, and replaced t..

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Gender Outlaws: The Next Generation

Part coming-of-age story, part mind-altering manifesto on gender and sexuality, coming directly to you from the life experiences of a transsexual woman, Gender Outlaw breaks all the rules and leaves t..

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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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Hidden Heroines: The Forgotten Suffragettes

The story of the struggle for women's suffrage is not just that of the Pankhursts and Emily Davison. Thousands of others were involved in peaceful protest - and sometimes more militant activity - and..

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History of the World in 21 Women: A Personal Selection

Jenni Murray gives the lie to Thomas Carlyle's infamous declaration that `the history of the world is but the biography of great men.' Women have played just as great a role in the story of humankind,..

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Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women White Feminists Forgot

'It is absolutely brilliant, I think every woman should read it' PANDORA SYKES, THE HIGH LOW 'My wish is that every white woman who calls herself a feminist will read this book in a state of hushed ..

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I Have Loved Me a Man: The Life and Times of Mika

From the Old Mill Disco in Timaru to San Francisco's ACT UP protests, through Jazzercise and drag, AIDS and homosexual law reform, I Have Loved Me a Man takes readers inside the social revolution that..

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Inferior: The true power of women and the science that shows it

Are women more nurturing than men?Are men more promiscuous than women?Are males the naturally dominant sex?And can science give us an impartial answer to these questions? Taking us on an eye-opening ..

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Introducing Feminism: A Graphic Guide

The term 'feminism' came into English usage around the 1890s, but women's conscious struggle to resist discrimination and sexist oppression goes much further back. This completely new and updated edit..

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

'Invisible Women takes on the neglected topic of what we don't know - and why. The result is a powerful, important and eye-opening analysis of the gender politics of knowledge and ignorance. With exam..

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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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It's Not About the Burqa: Muslim Women on Faith, Feminism, Sexuality and Race

When was the last time you heard a Muslim woman speak for herself without a filter? It's Not About the Burqa started life when Mariam Khan read about the conversation in which David Cameron li..

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Jailed for Freedom:  First-Person Account of the Militant Fight for Women's Rights

First published in 1920, JAILED FOR FREEDOM is the courageous, true story of the militant suffragists who organised some of the first-ever, large scale demonstrations and protests on Washington. At a ..

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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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Knowing Victims: Feminism, Agency and Victim Politics in Neoliberal Times

Knowing Victims explores the theme of victimhood in contemporary feminism and politics. It focuses on popular and scholarly constructions of feminism as 'victim feminism' - an ideology of passive vict..

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

____________ It is a myth that the First World War liberated women. The Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act of 1919 was one of the most significant pieces of legislation in modern Britain. It..

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Legendary Children

From the singular voices behind Tom and Lorenzo comes the ultimate guide to all-things RuPaul's Drag Race and its influence on modern LGBTQ culture. Legendary Children centers itself around the idea t..

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Little Book of Feminist Saints

'A beautifully illustrated tome honouring 100 exceptional women dating back to 630BC' Red A Stylist Must-read Book of 2018 'This finely illustrated book is brimful of startling anecdotes abo..

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