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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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Against White Feminism

A powerfully persuasive account of what white feminism is and an empowering manifesto for revolution Feminism is founded on a belief in equality. And in the past 200 years it has made incredible ..

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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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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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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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Cassandra Speaks: When Women Are the Storytellers, the Human Story Changes

What story would Eve have told about picking the apple Why is Pandora blamed for opening the box And what about the fate of Cassandra who was blessed with knowing the future but cursed so that no one ..

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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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Different: What Apes Can Teach Us About Gender

How different are men and women? Is gender uniquely human or do other primates also learn gendered roles? Drawing on decades of observing other primates, especially our closest living relatives, chimp..

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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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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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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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Hidden Case of Ewan Forbes, The

The never-before-told story of Ewan Forbes and the landmark case that rocked British society and transformed transgender experience to this day 'Magnificently researched and told' Lord Michael Ca..

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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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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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James Courage Diaries

New Zealand author James Courage was born in Christchurch in 1903, and he became aware of his homosexuality during his adolescent years. He moved to London in 1927 and began writing novels, plays, poe..

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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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Manifesta (20th Anniversary Edition, Revised and Updated with a New Preface): Young Women, Feminism, and the Future

Today, people of all genders strive to uphold the goals of feminism and proudly embrace the term, but the movement itself is often beset with confusion and questions. Does personal empowerment happen ..

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Material Girls: Why Reality Matters for Feminism

Material Girls is a timely and trenchant critique of the influential theory that we all have an inner feeling about our sex, known as a gender identity, and that this feeling is more socially signific..

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Most Important Job In The World

Should we become parents? It's a question that forces us to reckon with what we love and fear most in ourselves, in our relationships, and in the world as it is now and as it will be. When Gina ..

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Notes on Womanhood

After Sarah Jane Barnett had a hysterectomy in her forties, a comment by her doctor that she wouldn't be "less of a woman" prompted her to investigate what the concept of womanhood meant to her. Part ..

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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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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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Power of Women, The

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Power of Women, The: A doctor's journey of hope and healing

'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 Life, Queer Love:  anthology

The anthology will comprise 25 stories, non-fiction pieces, flash fiction and poetry, the winning entries from an international competition to capture the best of Queer writing today. This is wri..

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Queer Power: Icons, Activists and Game Changers from Across the Rainbow

You're about to meet so many incredible humans. Are you ready hun? Celebrate some of the modern-day trailblazers, champions and icons who have shaped, or are shaping our world, from well-known public..

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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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Story of Art Without Men, The

The story of art for our times - one with women at its heart, brought together for the first time by the creator of @thegreatwomenartists How many women artists do you know? Who makes art history..

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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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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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Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves

'Required reading.' - Cosmopolitan 'This should be read as a sacred text. Here, you will bear witness to a perpetual salvation song.' - Jason Reynolds Remember that moment when you fi..

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What Do Men Want?: Masculinity and Its Discontents

A philosopher asks, what exactly do men get out of being men in the twenty-first century? It would be easy to write a feminist polemic denouncing men. This is not that book. Something is ..

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What We're Told Not to Talk About (But We're Going to Anyway): Women's Voices from East London to Ethiopia

What do you do when you're living on the streets and on your period? What does it feel like to have a poo after you've given birth? How do we learn to love our bodies again after they've been abused? ..

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When I Dare to Be Powerful

Written with a 'black woman's anger' and the precision of a poet, these searing pieces by the groundbreaking writer Audre Lorde are a celebration of female strength and solidarity, and a cry to speak ..

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Why Women Are Blamed For Everything: Exposing the Culture of Victim-Blaming

'The kind of book that has you screaming "Yes! Yes! Yes! Now I get it!" on almost every page' Caitlin Moran 'Dr Taylor sets out a compelling case . . . gives voice and agency to women who h..

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Women Don't Owe You Pretty

*** COMPANION EDITION *** Bringing you the record-breaking, bestselling Women Don't Owe You Pretty as a black and white modern classic. 'THE BEAUTY MYTH' FOR THE INSTAGRAM GENERA..

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Women Don't Owe You Pretty

"Florence has a way of effortlessly reminding you of who you were before the world barged in." - Chidera Eggerue, bestselling author of WHAT A TIME TO BE ALONE WOMEN DON'T OWE YO..

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Women Who Run With The Wolves

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Women, Race & Class

'Black women were equal to their men in the oppression they suffered; they were their men's social equals within the slave community; and they resisted slavery with a passion equal to their men's' ..

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