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GRASSROOTS: A FIELD GUIDE FOR FEMINIST ACTIVISM

By: Baumgardner, Jennifer

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000018168

ISBN: 0374528659

Condition: Very Good


"[L]ike punk rock, feminism is also based on the idea that you, an average schmo, have the power to take matters into your own hands." In this unquest ionably useful, undoubtedly feel-good guide to feminist activism, the autho rs of Manifesta reveal how women can effect change without being highly exp erienced (suburban teenagers and investment bankers can do it), morally irr eproachable (one can protest Nike's labor practices and still wear its shoe s) or dull a... View more info

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GIRLFRIENDS: INVISIBLE BONDS, ENDURING TIES

By: Berry, Carmen Renee

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Wildcat Canyon Press: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000004863

ISBN: 1885171080

Condition: Near Fine


Carmen Renee Berry and Tamara Traeder celebrate the role female friendships play in women's lives with this endearing study of the many faces these re lationships can take. This book brings to life, warmth and vitality to the subject as they recount women's vast and varied experiences with lifelong f riends, artfully lending credibility to generalizations the authors make. View more info

CROSSING TO AVALON: A WOMAN'S MIDLIFE QUEST FOR THE SACRED FEMININE

By: Bolen, Jean Shinoda

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: HarperOne: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000013167

ISBN: 0062502727

Condition: As New


This compilation of experiences, thoughts, scholarly research, and, above a ll, the feelings of a woman at midlife amounts to a revelation. On pilgrima ge to sacred sites including Chartres, Glastonbury, and Iona, Bolen, a phys ician, Jungian analyst, and professor of clinical psychiatry, traces their histories and significance. She relates these places' earliest uses by soci eties with earth-based belief systems to the concept of key energy centers all about the globe, ... View more info

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WOMAN'S INHUMANITY TO WOMAN (NATION BOOKS)

By: Chessler, Phyllis

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Nation Books: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000024248

ISBN: 1560253517

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A clean hardcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-lib book. Why do contemporary women often have such a hard time getting along with each other, at work, and within the family? Why is female friendship so important to women, despite the prevalence of female betrayals? How does the mother-daughter relationship impede women's growth? This book-destined to be a controversial classic-draws on recent biological, psychological, and anthropological research, as well as hund... View more info

AND A DEER'S EAR, EAGLE'S SONG, AND BEAR'S GRACE: ANIMALS AND WOMEN

By: Hoppe, Stephanie T.

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Cleis Pr: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000001203

ISBN: 0939416395

Condition: Near Fine


And a Deer's Ear, Eagle's Song and Bear's Grace: Animals and Women. View more info

THE WAY TO BECOME THE SENSUOUS WOMAN BY "J"

By: J

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Dell: 1971

Seller ID: RWARE0000010230

Condition: Very Good


Some shelf wear and creasing to the cover, otherwise a nice copy of this ra re book. View more info

UNVEILING INDIA: A WOMAN'S JOURNEY

By: Jung, Anees

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000011535

ISBN: 0140103449

Condition: Very Good


Social conditions of Indian women; includes author's impressions, 1984. View more info

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A WHISTLING WOMAN IS UP TO NO GOOD: FINDING YOUR WILD WOMAN

By: King, Laurel

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Celestial Arts: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000014840

ISBN: 0890876967

Condition: Very Good


This is a book about women finding, nurturing, and utilizing the parts of t heir natures constrained by a repressive, frightened, patriarchal society t hat suspiciously surmises, "A whistling woman is up to no good." Many works on self-actualization promote the freedom and exploration that can result from inner journeys that dare to unlock the passionate. King proffers a hum bler yet grander reward: "A wiId woman is extraordinarily herself," she pos its, ... View more info

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WOMEN IN THERAPY

By: Lerner, Harriet

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Harper Paperbacks: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000004927

ISBN: 0060972289

Condition: Very Good+


Maggie Scarf, author of Intimate Matters "The cover should be stamped in bold letters: Not for professionals only. I recommend it highly, for all women and for the men In clear, lively prose, Harriet Lerner takes a bold look at women and the psychotherapists who work with them. View more info

THE ONES WHO GOT AWAY: WOMEN WHO LEFT ABUSIVE PARTNERS (NEW LEAF SERIES)

By: Nicarthy, Ginny

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Seal Press: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000005901

ISBN: 0931188490

Condition: Very Good+


NiCarthy (Getting Free) offers the stories of 33 women who have left abusiv e partners, and deftly mixes her commentary with the women's own voices. Th e subjects are notable for their different backgrounds: they come from the city and country, are black, white, Indian, come from broken homes, stable families, are straight and gay. But they have experiences that are eerily a like: most of them describe partners who in the beginning were tender and l oving but who eventua... View more info

NEW QUOTABLE WOMAN: FROM EVE TO THE PRESENT DAY

By: Partnow, Elaine

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000015358

ISBN: 0747208638

Condition: Very GoodVery Good


A tight clean hardback, no markings throughout: A treasury of more than 15,000 quotations from women throughout the world and throughout history. View more info

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WOMAN'S CONSCIOUSNESS, MAN'S WORLD

By: Rowbotham, Sheila

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1974

Seller ID: RWARE0000017332

ISBN: 0140217177

Condition: Very Good


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SKY TRAIN: TIBETAN WOMEN ON THE EDGE OF HISTORY

By: Sam, Canyon

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: University of Washington Pre: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000029190

ISBN: 029598953X

Condition: Very Good


Through a lyrical narrative of her journey to Tibet in 2007, activist Canyo n Sam contemplates modern history from the perspective of Tibetan women. Tr aveling on China's new "Sky Train," she celebrates Tibetan New Year with th e Lhasa family whom she'd befriended decades earlier and concludes an oral- history project with women elders. As she uncovers stories of Tibetan women's courage, resourcefulness, and sp iritual strength in the face of loss and hardship s... View more info

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THE SHADOW KING: THE INVISIBLE FORCE THAT HOLDS WOMEN BACK

By: Stone, Sidra

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Nataraj Pub: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000014517

ISBN: 1882591313

Condition: As New


Women's power, sexuality, relationship roles, and emotions - all are uncons ciously influenced by a compelling inner voice echoing thousands of years o f patriarchal beliefs. The Shadow King reveals this voice and examines its power. It shows how to transform this Inner Patriarch from an unseen enemy to a powerful ally, enabling each woman to claim her full, and unique, femi nine power. View more info

CHINESE WOMEN THROUGH CHINESE EYES (EAST GATE BOOKS)

By: Yu-Ning, Li

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: M.E. Sharpe: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000007026

ISBN: 0873325974

Condition: Very Good+


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Text: English (translation) Original Language: Chinese. View more info