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Introductory Courses

Welcome to our Introductory Women's Studies - Gender Studies publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

 

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Gendered Worlds

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$74.95

Judy Root Aulette and Judith Wittner

9780199335619
Paperback
July 2014

The most global, intersectional gender text on the market

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Women's Realities, Women's Choices: An Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$89.95

Sarah Chinn, Linda Martin Alcoff, Jacqueline Nassy Brown...

9780199843602
Paperback
February 2014

A truly interdisciplinary approach to understanding the diversity of women's lives

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The Politics of Women's Bodies: Sexuality, Appearance, and Behavior

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Rose Weitz and Samantha Kwan

9780199343799
Paperback
November 2013

A cutting-edge anthology on power and women's bodies

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Women and Politics in a Global World

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$42.95

Sarah L. Henderson and Alana S. Jeydel

9780199899661
Paperback
July 2013

The only text that provides a global, comparative perspective on women in politics

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The Gendered Society Reader

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$72.95

Michael Kimmel and Amy Aronson

9780199927494
Paperback
February 2013

A highly balanced gender studies reader, with a new chapter on politics

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The Gendered Society

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$74.95

Michael Kimmel

9780199927463
Paperback
December 2012

The most balanced and up-to-date gender text on the market

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Sex, Gender, and Sexuality: The New Basics

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$52.95

Abby L. Ferber, Kimberly Holcomb, and Tre Wentling

9780199934508
Paperback
July 2012

Sex, gender, and sexuality through the prism of race, ethnicity, religion, ability, age, and class

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Gender Through the Prism of Difference

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$72.95

Maxine Baca Zinn, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, and Michael A. Messner

9780199743025
Paperback
July 2010

The most intersectional and global reader on the market

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Speaking of Sexuality: Interdisciplinary Readings

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$91.95

Nelwyn B. Moore, J. Kenneth Davidson, Sr., and Terri D. Fisher

9780195389494
Paperback
September 2009

The most research-oriented and interdisciplinary sexuality anthology available

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Understanding Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality: A Conceptual Framework

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$44.95

Lynn Weber

9780195380248
Paperback
August 2009

Understanding Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality: A Conceptual Framework, Second Edition, is the only text that uses a theoretical framework to analyze the intersecting nature of race, class, gender, and sexuality.

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Sexuality: A Very Short Introduction

Retail Price to Students:

$11.95

Veronique Mottier

9780199298020
Paperback
June 2008

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Does Feminism Discriminate Against Men?: A Debate

Retail Price to Students:

$26.95

Warren Farrell (with Steven Svoboda) and James P. Sterba

9780195312836
Paperback
October 2007

The only book of its kind, this volume offers a sharp and provocative debate on the impact of contemporary feminism on men

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Intersections of Gender, Race, and Class: Readings for a Changing Landscape

Retail Price to Students:

$82.95

Marcia Texler Segal and Theresa A. Martinez

9780195330670
Paperback
September 2006

This accessible collection of readings is arranged to highlight and underscore some of the most intriguing and cutting-edge thinking on the discussion of gender, race, and class.

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Feminism: A Very Short Introduction

Retail Price to Students:

$11.95

Margaret Walters

9780192805102
Paperback
January 2006

A concise and readable introduction to feminism and its history

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Theorizing Feminisms: A Reader

Retail Price to Students:

$72.95

Elizabeth Hackett and Sally Haslanger

9780195150094
Paperback
November 2005

Ideal for interdisciplinary courses in feminist theory, this reader incorporates both classic and cutting-edge material to provide an overview of theoretical feminist writing about the quest for gender justice

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Race, Ethnicity, and Sexuality: Intimate Intersections, Forbidden Frontiers

Retail Price to Students:

$54.95

Joane Nagel

9780195127478
Paperback
February 2003

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One of the Guys: Girls, Gangs, and Gender

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Jody Miller

9780195130782
Paperback
October 2000

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