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WOMEN & DEVELOPMENT IN MALAYSIA

By: Ariffin, Jamilah

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Pelanduk Publications: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000030042

ISBN: 9679784096

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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ABORTION WITHOUT APOLOGY: A RADICAL HISTORY FOR THE 1990S (SOUTH END PRESS PAMPHLET)

By: Baehr, Ninia

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: South End Press: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000030038

ISBN: 0896083845

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Presents stories of the Society for Humane Abortion--otherwise known as the Jane Collective--and draws political lessons about their program, success, and cooptation that are relevant to the agendas of abortion-rights groups today. Records the experiences, successes and ideas of this early wave of activism, and provides astute a... View more info

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YOUNG, WHITE, AND MISERABLE: GROWING UP FEMALE IN THE FIFTIES

By: Breines, Wini

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000030437

ISBN: 0807075027

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Young, White, and Miserable is a critically acclaimed study that compelling ly shows how the feminist movement of the 1960s found momentum in the seemi ngly peaceable time of the 1950s. Wini Breines explores white middle class America and argues that mixed messages given to girls during this decade le nt fuel to the fire that would later become known as feminism. Concluding w ith a look at the life and suicide of social scientist Anne Parsons, this b ook is a poignant an... View more info

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NINE PARTS OF DESIRE

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: The School of Life:

Seller ID: RWARE0000043401

ISBN: 1864710799

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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AMERICA'S WOMEN: 400 YEARS OF DOLLS, DRUDGES, HELPMATES, AND HEROINES (P.S. )

By: Collins, Gail

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000043049

ISBN: 0061227226

Condition: Good


America's Women tells the story of more than four centuries of history. It features a stunning array of personalities, from the women peering worriedl y over the side of the Mayflower to feminists having a grand old time prote sting beauty pageants and bridal fairs. Courageous, silly, funny, and heart breaking, these women shaped the nation and our vision of what it means to be female in America. By culling the most fascinating characters -- the average as well as the c... View more info

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THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE

By: Friedan, Betty

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000038566

ISBN: 0393322572

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The book that changed the consciousness of a country-and the world. Landmark, groundbreaking, classic-these adjectives barely describe the earthshaking and long-lasting effects of Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique. This is the book that defined "the problem that has no name," that launched the Second Wave of the fem... View more info

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MALAYSIAN WOMEN: PROBLEMS & ISSUES

By: Hong, Evelyn [editor]

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Consumers Association of Pen: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000030027

ISBN: 967995000X

Condition: Good


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GIVING UP HOPE

By: Kalyani, M.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Times Editions: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000030044

ISBN: 9971655306

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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ONO ONO GIRL'S HULA

By: Lei-Lanilau, Carolyn

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000035731

ISBN: 0299156346

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This collection of essays on ethnic and sexual identity revolves around the persona that the author calls Ono Ono Girl. Challenging assumptions about genre and gender and acting out the notion that language is a function of the body, these essays are soundbites of Ono Ono Girl inventing herself. View more info

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BEYOND THE VEIL, REVISED EDITION: MALE-FEMALE DYNAMICS IN MODERN MUSLIM SOC IETY

By: Mernissi, Fatima

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000042329

ISBN: 0253204232

Condition: Very Good


If a reader were to select only one book in order to gain insight into wome n's status and prospects in Islamic society, this study should be the one c hosen for its clarity, honesty, depth of knowledge and thought-provoking qu alities." รข??Arab Book World In this expanded and updated edition, with a new introduction on Muslim women and fundamentalism, Mernissi argues that Islamic fundamentalism is in part a defense against recent changes in sex roles and perceptio... View more info

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ADDICTED TO SHOPPING AND OTHER ISSUES WOMEN HAVE WITH MONEY

By: O'Connor, Karen

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000026033

ISBN: 0736915559

Condition: Very Good


Born to shop. A woman's place is in the mall. We laugh at the stereotype of woman shoppers, but the reality is that millions of women struggle with ha ndling money. With compassion and understanding, Karen O'Connor helps women evaluate their spending habits through questions that include: Does spending money make you feel better? Do you shop when you're under stress? Do you dread having your money-handling habits exposed? From excessive shopping to penny-pinching, fr... View more info

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WOMEN AND MARRIAGE IN NINETEENTH CENTURY ENGLAND

By: Perkin, Joan

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Lyceum Books: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000024672

ISBN: 0925065161

Condition: Near Fine


A clean softcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-library book: The 'bonds of matrimony' describes with cruel precision the social and political status of married women in the nineteenth century. Women of all classes had only the most limited rights of possession in their own bodies and property yet, as this remarkable book shows, women of all classes found room to manoeuvre within the narrow limits imposed on them. Upper-class women frequently circumvented the onero... View more info

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THE ASSERTIVE WOMAN: A NEW LOOK

By: Phelps, Nancy Austin Stanlee

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Impact Publishers: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000030039

ISBN: 0915166615

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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WALKING IN THE SACRED MANNER: HEALERS, DREAMERS, AND PIPE CARRIERS--MEDICIN E WOMEN OF THE PLAINS

By: Pierre, Mark St

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000043353

ISBN: 0684802007

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Walking in the Sacred Manner is an exploration of the myths and culture of the Plains Indians, for whom the everyday and the spiritual are intertwined and women play a strong and important role in the spiritual and religious life of the community. Based on extensive first-person interviews by an established expert on Plai ns Ind... View more info

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WOMEN'S STUDIES INTERNATIONAL: NAIROBI AND BEYOND

By: Rao, Aruna

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000030047

ISBN: 1558610324

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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WOMEN AND THE ENVIRONMENT (WOMEN & WORLD DEVELOPMENT)

By: Rodda, Annabel

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Zed Books: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000030043

ISBN: 086232985X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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DEVELOPMENT, CRISES AND ALTERNATIVE VISIONS: THIRD WORLD WOMEN'S PERSPECTIV ES (NEW FEMINIST LIBRARY)

By: Sen, Gita

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Monthly Review Press: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000030028

ISBN: 0853457174

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This book synthesizes and analyzes three decades of economic, political, and cultural policies and politics toward third world women. Focusing on the impact of the current global economic and political crises - debt, famine, militarization, and fundamentalism - the authors show how, through organization, poor women have begun to... View more info

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NISA: THE LIFE AND WORDS OF A KUNG WOMAN

By: Shostak, Marjorie

Price: ¥1,700.00

Publisher: Earthscan: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000027745

ISBN: 1853830607

Condition: Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. Married at twelve, then separated, divorced and widowed, Nisa is the mother of four children, none of whom survived. She is strong, capable of foraging on her own in one of the world's most hostile environments, not dependent on any man for her daily sustenance and ready to talk to anyone as her equal. Wise, full of humour at the absurdities of life and courage... View more info

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WOMEN AND HUMAN RIGHTS (WOMEN AND WORLD DEVELOPMENT)

By: Tomasevski, Katarina

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Zed Books: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000030025

ISBN: 185649120X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This top-quality title is the latest in the highly successful WOMEN AND WORLD DEVELOPMENT series, sales of which have already passed the 20,000 mark. It looks at how the conventional view of women's rights as different and separate from human rights has impeded action to uphold their fundamental freedoms as human beings. Most vi... View more info

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FEMINISMS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF LITERARY THEORY AND CRITICISM / EDITION 1

By: Warhol-Down, Robyn

Price: ¥1,300.00

Publisher: 9780813517322: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000040894

ISBN: 081351732X

Condition: Very Good


Feminisms: An Anthology of Literary Theory and Criticism / Edition 1 In the landmark 1991 edition of Feminisms, Robyn Warhol and Diane Price Her ndl assembled the most comprehensive collection of American and British fem inist literary criticism ever to be published. In this revised edition, the editors have updated the volume, in keeping with the expanded parameters o f feminist literary discourse. With the inclusion of more than two dozen ne w essays, along with a maj... View more info