International Women & Gender Studies

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Women’s Movements in the Global Era: The Power of Local Feminisms

Edited by Amrita Basu

Second Edition • December 6, 2016 • 512 pages

Print: $49.00 USD/$63.50 CAD • Ebook: $33.99 USD/$43.99 CAD

This book provides a path-breaking study of the genesis, growth, gains, and dilemmas of women’s movements throughout the world.

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Gender in Modern East Asia: An Integrated History

Barbara Molony, Janet Theiss, Hyaeweol Choi

First Edition • March 15, 2016 • 540 pages

Print: $55.00 USD/$71.50 CAD • Ebook: $36.99 USD/$47.99 CAD

A comprehensive, transnational history of gender in Korea, Japan, and China, from early modern times to the present.

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Global Gender Issues in the New Millennium

Anne Sisson Runyan, V. Spike Peterson

Fourth Edition • December 3, 2013 • 360 pages

Print: $41.00 USD/$53.50 CAD • Ebook: $25.99 USD/$25.99 CAD

Accessible and student-friendly for both undergraduate and graduate courses, authors Anne Sisson Runyan and V. Spike Peterson analyze gendered divisions of power and resources that contribute to the worldwide crises of representation, violence, and sustainability.

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Political Worlds of Women: Activism, Advocacy, and Governance in the Twenty-First Century

Mary Hawkesworth

First Edition • February 1, 2012 • 448 pages

Print: $45.00 USD/$49.99 CAD • Ebook: $29.99 USD/$34.99 CAD

Provides a comprehensive overview of women’s political activism, comparing formal and informal channels of power from official institutions of state to grassroots mobilizations and Internet campaigns.

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