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    Book Review: Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge by Margaret Willson

Book Review: Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge by Margaret Willson

In Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge, Margaret Willson offers a new ethnographic study that traces a largely […]

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    Book Review: Gender and the Great War edited by Susan R. Grayzel and Tammy M. Proctor

Book Review: Gender and the Great War edited by Susan R. Grayzel and Tammy M. Proctor

In Gender and the Great War, editors Susan R. Grayzel and Tammy M. Proctor offer a new collection exploring […]

Book Review: A Woman’s Work by Harriet Harman

In A Woman’s Work, Britain’s longest-serving female MP Harriet Harman offers a new memoir reflecting on her experience of high-level politics […]

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    Book Review: Islamophobia and Securitization: Religion, Ethnicity and the Female Voice by Tania Saeed

Book Review: Islamophobia and Securitization: Religion, Ethnicity and the Female Voice by Tania Saeed

In Islamophobia and Securitization: Religion, Ethnicity and the Female Voice, Tania Saeed explores the impact of securitisation discourses on […]

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    Long Read Review: The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi

Long Read Review: The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi

In The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain, Sayeeda Warsi offers a book that is part memoir and […]

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    Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Written in the early 1970s by renowned anthropologist Marilyn Strathern, the manuscript for Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies […]

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    Book Review: Ex-Combatants, Gender and Peace in Northern Ireland: Women, Political Protest and the Prison Experience by Azrini Wahidin

Book Review: Ex-Combatants, Gender and Peace in Northern Ireland: Women, Political Protest and the Prison Experience by Azrini Wahidin

In Ex-Combatants, Gender and Peace in Northern Ireland: Women, Political Protest and the Prison Experience, Azrini Wahidin draws upon […]

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    Book Review: Cold War Ruins: Transpacific Critique of American Justice and Japanese War Crimes by Lisa Yoneyama

Book Review: Cold War Ruins: Transpacific Critique of American Justice and Japanese War Crimes by Lisa Yoneyama

At a time when legalistic responses to war and conflict have become a dominant discourse in international relations, Lisa […]

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    Book Review: Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s by Anne Sebba

Book Review: Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s by Anne Sebba

What did it feel like to be a woman in Paris from 1939-49? What were the choices women were […]

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    Book Review: Reproductive States: Global Perspectives on the Invention and Implementation of Population Policy edited by Rickie Solinger and Mie Nakachi

Book Review: Reproductive States: Global Perspectives on the Invention and Implementation of Population Policy edited by Rickie Solinger and Mie Nakachi

Throughout the twentieth century, there are many examples of nations and their governments imposing restrictive population policies on their […]

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    #IWD2016 Book Review: Haydée Santamaría, Cuban Revolutionary: She Led By Transgression by Margaret Randall

#IWD2016 Book Review: Haydée Santamaría, Cuban Revolutionary: She Led By Transgression by Margaret Randall

While many histories of the Cuban Revolution focus on Che Guevara, Fidel Castro and Celia Sánchez, in her new book […]

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    Book Review: Feminist Edges of the Qur’an by Aysha A Hidayatullah

Book Review: Feminist Edges of the Qur’an by Aysha A Hidayatullah

Aysha A. Hidayatullah offers the first comprehensive examination of contemporary feminist Qur’anic interpretation, exploring its dynamic challenges to Islamic […]

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    Book Review: Girl Trouble: Panic and Progress in the History of Young Women by Carol Dyhouse

Book Review: Girl Trouble: Panic and Progress in the History of Young Women by Carol Dyhouse

As author Carol Dyhouse covers in her book, Girl Trouble: Panic and Progress in the History of Young Women, despite massive […]

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    Book Review: Sex, Crime and Literature in Victorian England by Ian Ward

Book Review: Sex, Crime and Literature in Victorian England by Ian Ward

The Victorians worried about many things, prominent among their worries being the ‘condition’ of England and the ‘question’ of […]

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    Book Review: Girls Coming to Tech! A History of American Engineering Education for Women by Amy Sue Bix

Book Review: Girls Coming to Tech! A History of American Engineering Education for Women by Amy Sue Bix

In an era when technology is still associated with masculinity, Girls Coming to Tech is an important and timely […]

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