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

Picking up where All Joy and No Fun left off, All the Rage sets out to understand why, in an age of so-called equality, full-time working mothers still carry. The inequity of domestic life is one..

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Amateur: A Reckoning With Gender, Identity and Masculinity

Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction In this groundbreaking new book, Thomas Page McBee, a trans man, trains to fight in a charity match at Madison Square Garden while strugg..

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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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Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China

On the eve of International Women's Day in 2015, the Chinese government arrested five feminist activists and jailed them for 37 days. The Feminist Five became a global cause celebre, with Hillary Clin..

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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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Bodies

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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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: 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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Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions

From the best-selling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists comes a powerful new statement about feminism today - written as a letter to a friend. A few years ago, Chimamanda Ngozi Adic..

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Descent of Man

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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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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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Dress Like a Woman: Working Women and What They Wore

At a time in which a woman can be a firefighter, surgeon, astronaut, military officer, athlete, judge, and more, what does it mean to dress like a woman? Dress Like a Woman turns that question on its ..

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Equal

EQUAL is an inspiring, personal and campaigning book about how we should and can fight for equal pay and other kinds of equality in the workplace, by former BBC China editor Carrie Gracie. ..

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F-Bomb

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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Feminism for the 99%

Unaffordable housing, poverty wages, healthcare, climate change, border policing; not the issues you ordinarily hear feminists talking about. But don't these issues impact the vast majority of women g..

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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 in Minutes

Never has having an understanding of feminism been so important. But what really is feminism - in all its forms? Who were the key feminists - and what are their beliefs? What do feminists think about ..

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

A collection of writing from extraordinary women, from Hollywood actresses to teenage activists, each telling the story of their personal relationship with feminism, this book explores what it means t..

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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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Fight Like a Girl Gift Edition

'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: Sex, Gender, Feminism

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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From Ace to Ze: The Little Book of LGBT Terms

Language is one of the key paths to awareness, acceptance and empowerment but honestly, it can be confusing for many people. This easy-to-use dictionary introduces some of the most essential terminolo..

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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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Full Surrogacy Now

The surrogacy industry is worth an estimated 1 billion dollars a year, and many of its surrogates work in terrible conditions, while many gestate babies for no pay at all. Should it be illegal to pay ..

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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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Go the Way Your Blood Beats: On Truth and Desire

Using bisexuality as a frame, Go the Way Your Blood Beats questions the division of sexuality into straight and gay, in a timely exploration of the complex histories and psychologies of human desire. ..

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Guilty Feminist: From our noble goals to our worst hypocrisies

'This really is the "everything you have always wanted to know about feminism but were afraid to ask" manual. From a mind as lucid and witty as it is kind and empathetic comes essential reading for th..

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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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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

*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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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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Is Gender Fluid?: A primer for the 21st century

When we are born, we are each assigned a gender based on our physical anatomy. But why is it that some people experience such dissonance between their biological sex and their inner identity? Is gende..

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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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