Gender Studies

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The Feminine Mystique

The Feminine Mystique

by Betty Friedan

The Feminine Mystique, published 19 February 1963, is a book written by Betty Friedan which brought to light the lack of fulfillment in many women's lives, which was generally kept hidden.
Wild At Heart

Wild At Heart

by John Eldredge

"Revised and expanded" -- Jacket.
Simple Abundance

Simple Abundance

by Sarah Ban Breathnach

With the grace of Anne Morrow Lindbergh's Gift from the Sea and the wisdom of M. Scott Peck's The Road Less Traveled, Simple Abundance is a book of 366 evocative essays-one for every day of your year-written for women who wish to live by their own lights. In the past a woman's spirituality has been separated from her lifestyle. Simple Abundance shows you how your daily life can be an expression of your authentic self ... as you choose the tastiest vegetables from your garden, search for treasures at flea... Read more about this item
Gender Trouble

Gender Trouble

by Judith Butler

Gender Trouble by Judith Butler has become one of the seminal works of contemporary feminist theory.  It is considered essential reading for those studying gender, queer theory, or the politics of sexuality in culture.
The Chalice and The Blade

The Chalice and The Blade

by Riane Eisler

Argues that there was a prehistoric shift in human society to patriarchy and at present society is beginning to shift away from patriarchy.
Personal History

Personal History

by Katharine Graham

Personal History is the autobiography of Katharine Graham. It was published in 1997 and won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography in 1998. The book received widespread critical acclaim for its candour in dealing with her husband's mental illness, and the challenges she faced in a male-dominated working environment.
The Five Love Languages

The Five Love Languages

by Gary Chapman

This book discusses how to communicate your earnest emotions and commitment to your partner. The author describes how different people see and express everything in life in their own unique ways. He explains the five explicit languages of love – quality time, words of affirmation, gifts, acts of service, and physical touch. The Five Love Languages will help you understand the specific and the subtle needs of your partner, apply right values, acquire the right language, and appreciate the joy of... Read more about this item
Lean In

Lean In

by Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg is chief operating officer at Facebook. Prior to Facebook, she was vice president of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google and chief of staff at the U.S. Treasury Department. Sheryl lives in Northern California with her husband and their two children.  
The Spiral Dance

The Spiral Dance

by Starhawk

Explores the practices and philosophies of witchcraft and Goddess religion.
When God Was a Woman

When God Was a Woman

by Merlin Stone

When God Was a Woman is the U.S. title of a 1976 book by sculptor and history professor Merlin Stone. It was published earlier in the UK as The Paradise Papers. It has been translated in french as Quand Dieu était femme (SCE-Serivces Complets d'Edition, Québec, Canada) in 1978 and 1989.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt

by Blanche Wiesen Cook

Historians, politicians, feminists, critics, and reviewers everywhere have praised Blanche Wiesen Cook's monumental Eleanor Roosevelt as the definitive portrait of this towering female figure of the twentieth century. Now in her long-awaited, majestic second volume, Cook takes readers through the tumultuous era of the Great Depression, the New Deal, and the gathering storms of World War II, the years of the Roosevelts' greatest challenges and finest achievements. In her remarkably engaging... Read more about this item
Motherless Daughters

Motherless Daughters

by Hope Edelman

Although a mother's mortality is inevitable no book has discussed the profound lasting and far reaching effects of this loss until Motherless Daughters, which became an instant classic. More than twenty years later, it is still the go-to book that women of all ages look to for comfort, help, and understanding when their mother dies. Building on interviews with hundreds of mother loss survivors, Edelman's personal story of losing her mother, and recent research in grief and psychology, Motherless... Read more about this item
The Beauty Myth

The Beauty Myth

by Naomi Wolf

The bestselling classic that redefined our view of the relationship between beauty and female identity.In today's world, women have more power, legal recognition, and professional success than ever before. Alongside the evident progress of the women's movement, however, writer and journalist Naomi Wolf is troubled by a different kind of social control, which, she argues, may prove just as restrictive as the traditional image of homemaker and wife. It's the beauty myth, an obsession with physical... Read more about this item
The Dance Of Anger

The Dance Of Anger

by Harriet Lerner

Originally published: 1st ed. New York : Harper & Row, c1985. With new introd.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-232) and index.
Fascinating Womanhood

Fascinating Womanhood

by Helen Andelin

Fascinating Womanhood is the title of a book written by Helen Andelin in 1963. The book recently went into its sixth edition, published by Random House. The book has sold over 2,000,000 copies and is credited with starting a grassroots movement among women.
Living My Life

Living My Life

by Emma Goldman

Living My Life is the 993-page autobiography of Lithuanian-born anarchist Emma Goldman, published in two volumes in 1931 and 1934. Goldman wrote it in Saint-Tropez, France, following her disillusionment with the Bolshevik role in the Russian revolution. The text thoroughly covers her personal and political life from early childhood through to 1927, and has constantly remained in print since, in original and abridged editions.
The Cancer Journals

The Cancer Journals

by Audre Lorde

The Ladder

The Ladder

by Barbara, Editor, Gene Damon Gittings

Feminist Theory

Feminist Theory

by Bell Hooks

Barbara Bush

Barbara Bush

by Barbara Bush

Women, Race, & Class

Women, Race, & Class

by Davis Angela Y

Gender Studies Books & Ephemera

Women\'s Diaries Of the Westward Journey

Women's Diaries Of the Westward Journey

by Schlissel, Lillian

Lillian Schlissel is Professor Emerita at Brooklyn College. She is the coeditor of Far from Home: Families of the Westward Journey and of The Western Women’s Reader. She lives in New York City.
Eminent Victorian Women

Eminent Victorian Women

by Longford, Elizabeth

Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-237)
Backlash

Backlash

by Faludi, Susan

*Skillfully Probing the Attack on Women's Rights*

"Opting-out," "security moms," "desperate housewives," "the new baby fever"--the trend stories of 2006 leave no doubt that American women are still being barraged by the same backlash messages that Susan Faludi brilliantly exposed in her 1991 bestselling book of revelations.

Now, the book that reignited the feminist movement is back in a fifteenth anniversary edition, with a new preface by the author that brings backlash consciousness up to date. When... Read more about this item
Before Amelia

Before Amelia

by Lebow, Eileen F

A Cowman\'s Wife

A Cowman's Wife

by Rak, Mary Kidder

Wives

Wives

by Bradford, Gamaliel

Mommy Dressing

Mommy Dressing

by Gould, Lois

Women and War

Women and War

by Jean Bethke Elshtain

The Descent Of Woman

The Descent Of Woman

by Morgan, Elaine

Belle Moskowitz

Belle Moskowitz

by Perry, Elisabeth Israels

Fire With Fire

Fire With Fire

by Wolf, Naomi

The Obstacle Race

The Obstacle Race

by Greer, Germaine

Warrior Marks

Warrior Marks

by Walker, Alice and Pratibha Parmar