all ebooks in category: Gender & the Law (6)

Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny
English | March 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 0190933208, 0190604980 | 368 pages | EPUB | 2.19 MB

Misogyny is a hot topic, yet it's often misunderstood. What is misogyny, exactly? Who deserves to be called a misogynist? How does misogyny contrast with …

Blaming Mothers: American Law and the Risks to Children’s Health
2017 | ISBN: 0814724825 | English | 416 pages | PDF | 3 MB

A gripping explanation of the biases that lead to the blaming of pregnant women and mothers. Are mothers truly a danger to their children’s health? …

Arabs at Home and in the World: Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity
English | ISBN: 1138578851 | 2019 | 210 pages | PDF | 5 MB

This volume brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars from the United States, the Middle East, and North Africa, to discuss and critically analyze the …

Sexual Intimacy and Gender Identity 'Fraud': Reframing the Legal and Ethical Debate
2018 | ISBN: 1138502553, 0367280248 | English | 224 pages | PDF | 2.5 MB

This book is a legal and political intervention into a contemporary debate concerning the appropriateness of sexual offence prosecutions brought against young gender non-conforming people …

Masculinities and the Law: A Multidimensional Approach (repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0814764037, 0814769691 | 315 pages | PDF | 2 MB

According to masculinities theory, masculinity is not a biological imperative but a social construction. Men engage in a constant struggle with other men to prove …

The Beauty Bias: The Injustice of Appearance in Life and Law
Language: English | 2010 | ISBN: 0195372875 | 272 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB

"It hurts to be beautiful" has been a cliche for centuries. What has been far less appreciated is how much it hurts not to be …