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Gender Studies

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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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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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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Black Futures

Black Futures is a collection of work--art, photos, essays, memes, dialogues, recipes, tweets, poetry, and more--that tells the story of the radical, imaginative, bold, and beautiful world that black ..

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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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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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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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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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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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Drag is transformation, communication and, above all, exaggeration, where gender non-conformity is the plat du jour. This fearless book observes this increasingly complex world by exploring drag's jou..

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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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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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Feminisms: A Global History

How has feminism developed? What have feminists achieved? What can we learn from the global history of feminism?Feminism is the ongoing story of a profound historical transformation. Despite being rep..

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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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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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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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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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Glitch Feminism: A Manifesto

The divide between the digital and the real world no longer exists: we are connected all the time. How do we find out who we are within this digital era? Where do we create the space to explore our id..

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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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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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Loud and Proud: LGBTQ+ speeches that empower and inspire

Loud and Proud is an inspirational collection of speeches from the LGBTQ+ community that have changed our world, and the conversation. `Openness may not completely disarm prejudice, but it's a ..

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Men Who Hate Women: From incels to pickup artists, the truth about extreme misogyny and how it affects us all

The extremism nobody talks about And how it affects us all 'Laura Bates has done it again. From bantz to outright brutality, she exposes the landscape of misogyny. Passionate and forensic,..

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Muslim Women Are Everything: Stereotype-Shattering Stories of Courage, Inspiration, and Adventure

A full-color illustrated collection of riveting, inspiring, and stereotype-shattering stories that reveal the beauty, diversity, and strength of Muslim women both past and present. Tired of seei..

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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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Out of the Shadows:  Reimagining Gay Men's Lives

Even in our modern progressive world, it's not easy to be a gay man. While young men often come out more readily, even those from the most liberal of backgrounds still struggle to accept themselves an..

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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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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 organisation of local members of the co..

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Queer Advantage, The

Collecting incisive, deeply personal interviews with LGBTQ+ trailblazers about how they leveraged the challenges and insights they had as relative outsiders to succeed in the worlds of business, tech,..

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Queer Objects

Queer lives give rise to a vast array of objects: the things we fill our houses with, the gifts we share with our friends, the commodities we consume at work and at play, the clothes and accessories w..

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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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Queer: A Graphic History

Activist-academic Meg-John Barker and cartoonist Julia Scheele illuminate the histories of queer thought and LGBTQ+ action in this groundbreaking non-fiction graphic novel. From identity politics and ..

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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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Seeing Gender

Seeing Gender is an of-the-moment investigation into how we express and understand the complexities of gender today. Deeply researched and fully illustrated, this book demystifies an intensely persona..

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She Speaks: Women's Speeches That Changed the World, from Pankhurst to Greta

'A treasure trove of trailblazers' - Cathy Newman Looking at lists of the greatest speeches of all time, you might think that powerful oratory is the preserve of men. But the truth is very differ..

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Sorted: Growing Up, Coming Out, and Finding My Place (A Transgender Memoir)

An unflinching and endearing memoir from LGBTQ+ advocate Jackson Bird about how, through a childhood of gender mishaps and an awkward adolescence, he finally sorted things out and came out as a transg..

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