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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 Who Run With The Wolves: Contacting the Power of the Wild Woman

The 2 million-copy bestselling cult feminist classic 'Everyone should read this book' Maya Angelou 'Estes points to storytelling, our ancient narratives, as a way for women to reconnect to t..

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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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