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Women & Gender Studies



link to catalog page, Stunning Males and Powerful Females

Stunning Males and Powerful Females

Gender and Tradition in East Javanese Dance

Author: Christina Sunardi
Pub Date: March 2015

Blurring and redefining sex and gender boundaries through performance   learn more...
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This Book Is an Action

Feminist Print Culture and Activist Aesthetics

Author: Edited by Jaime Harker and Cecilia Konchar Farr
Pub Date: November 2015

Second-wave feminism and the written word's power to incite social change   learn more...
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link to catalog page, When Sex Threatened the State

When Sex Threatened the State

Illicit Sexuality, Nationalism, and Politics in Colonial Nigeria, 1900-1958

Author: Saheed Aderinto
Pub Date: January 2015

Examining the intersection of sex work and the imperial project in British Nigeria   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Women and Power in Zimbabwe

Women and Power in Zimbabwe

Promises of Feminism

Author: Carolyn Martin Shaw
Pub Date: October 2015

Deferring dreams of equality in post-independence Zimbabwe   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Women Musicians of Uzbekistan

Women Musicians of Uzbekistan

From Courtyard to Conservatory

Author: Tanya Merchant
Pub Date: August 2015

Music's role in constructing gendered national identity   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Anna Howard Shaw

Anna Howard Shaw

The Work of Woman Suffrage

Author: Trisha Franzen
Pub Date: March 2014

A biography of a daughter of the frontier and a lifelong working woman who headed an "alternative family" and supported universal suffrage as the head of the NAWSA   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Autism and Gender

Autism and Gender

From Refrigerator Mothers to Computer Geeks

Author: Jordynn Jack
Pub Date: May 2014

The first ever study of how conceptions of gender influence debates about autism   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Becoming Julia de Burgos

Becoming Julia de Burgos

The Making of a Puerto Rican Icon

Author: Vanessa Pérez Rosario
Pub Date: November 2014

The poet's life and her place in Puerto Rican culture   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Contested Terrain

Contested Terrain

Reflections with Afghan Women Leaders

Author: Sally L. Kitch
Pub Date: November 2014

A provocative exploration of women's lives in today's Afghanistan   learn more...
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link to catalog page, The Crimes of Womanhood

The Crimes of Womanhood

Defining Femininity in a Court of Law

Author: A. Cheree Carlson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2009; Paper: January 2014

A lively analysis of the scandalous cases of women on trial in turn-of-the-century America   learn more...
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