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Course of the Corset
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Corset, the very sound of the word brings thoughts of erotica. However, the corset wasn't always a taboo piece of clothing. Women have been wearing corsets since ancient times. The corset transformed a woman's shape and popular opinions of what a woman's body should look like. Just how did we go from wearing a corset to the modern day bra?
Sci-Fi Women Interviews: The 2016 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This eBook includes all 2016 monthly features from Natacha Guyot's blog series "Sci-Fi Women Interviews", which celebrates women who create, write, enjoy Science Fiction
The Book Banned for Women "alpha".
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The women "alpha" refer to be successful, smart, fun, and beautiful, even though no one thinks, they just feel that way. This book explores the way in which these women act, rests in a daily newspaper, a book, whose content is invaluable as we rebel against their way of being and thoughts. Far from being leaders or dominant, there are strong lack of self-esteem, weakness, contradictions...
Women, Wisdom & Wealth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Women are filled with wisdom derived from their values, their experiences and their contributions to their friends, families and causes. This may be obvious, but what is not obvious is why so many women are so poorly equipped financially at the times in their lives when it becomes most important. You will learn: To plan your financial life organically To think about your future holistically
Rebecca Traister’s All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Pregnancy and childbirth, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Over the course of her vast research and more than a hundred interviews with academics and social scientists and prominent single women, Traister discovered a startling truth: the phenomenon of the single woman in America is not a new one. And historically, when women were given options beyond early heterosexual marriage, the results were massive social change.
21 Female Clichés
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The topic of this book is Female Clichés based on a new scientific direction called Non-Traditional Psychoanalysis. It legalizes some of the subconscious female secrets. Female Clichés are keys to people and situations. All women should learn how to use all 21 Female Clichés professionally.
Sci-Fi Women Interview: The 2015 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
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This eBook includes all 2015 monthly features from Natacha Guyot's blog series "Sci-Fi Women Interviews", which celebrates women who create, write, enjoy Science Fiction.
Running Out of Time: The Reduction of women's work burden in agricultural production
Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Based on a broad literature review, this publication discusses rural women’s time poverty in agriculture, elaborates on its possible causes and implications and provides insight into the various types of constraints that affect the adoption of solutions for reducing work burden.
The Big Fat Book of Hillary's Top Ten Accomplishments and Other Cool Stuff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Hillary fan's, it's time to wet your panties and watch your head explode at this great political satire! Conservatives, it's time to rejoice in the truth. Really, she did accomplish something and you'll see what was. This wonderfully funny book, brings her big fat top ten "accomplishments" and other cool stuff to the forefront for all to admire. Democrats this is political satire so deal with it
Memoirs of an Academic Career
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
An expose of the deeply troubling conduct toward women of the academic institutions as they exist in America. Here is an account of the damaging effects to one woman's academic career.
Evliliğim Harika
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: Turkish. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Aile ortamının mutlu ve neşeli olması, yaşamın her konusunu etkiler. “Evliliğim Harika” kitabım, yeni evlenen her çiftin veya yıllardır evli olan herkesin, yaşamlarının sonuna kadar (50 yıldan fazla olabilir) mutlu, neşeli, sağlıklı, keyifli bir aile ortamında yaşamaları, çocuk büyütüyorlarsa, mutlu bir ortamda çocuk büyütmeleri için yazılmıştır.
Sex Role Reversals in Star Trek's Planets of Women as Indices of Second Wave Media Protest, Femspec Issue 1.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The critique made is that popular shows on television are reactionary products of a culture that treats women as sex objects. The episodes of Star Trek critiqued in the journal are about how the feminist movement coincided with the sexist illustration of women in the television. Watching these Star Trek episodes will reveal how icons of American culture can express popular American ideologies.
Birthing in a Hotel Room in San Antonio, Femspec Issue 1.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
This brief introduction to the journal explains why the women writers and critics felt a need to begin an interdisciplinary journal. One reason for this need to create the journal was a common feeling of being alienated as writers in male-dominated publishing circles.
Review of Having a Good Cry: Effeminate Feelings and Pop-Culture Forms, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
“Having a Good Cry is part of a series called ‘The Theory and Interpretation of Narrative’ from Ohio State University Press, and Warhol is correct to characterize her project as (in part) bringing a feminist narratology” to cultural studies (24). This is the source of both the project’s strengths and weaknesses.”
Gender Issues in The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
“Hollinger cites several of these works to demonstrate feminist challenges to heterosexual and patriarchal hegemony, feminist techniques of defamiliarization (e.g., re female human nature), and feminist appropriations of standard sf figures, such as aliens and cyborgs, to question traditional notions of dominance and status.
Taking Out the Trash: Octavia E. Butler’s Wild Seed and the Feminist Voice in American SF, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The world of SF is introduced for a complex female character in the form of the maternal shape-shifter, Anyanwu. Butler’s depiction of womanhood through Anyanwu defamiliarizes the construction of women in science fiction.
Book Reviews and Books & Media Received, Femspec Issue 9.1, 2008
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Book Reviews of two Nava Semel books: IsraIsland. Yedioth Ahronoth Books and Chemed Books: Tel-Aviv, Miskal, 2005, 275 pp., paperback, Hebrew and The Rat Laughs. Tel-Aviv, Miskal Yedioth Ahronoth Books and Chemed Books, 2007, both reviewed by Lani Ravin and several books and media received. Summarized by different Femspec staff members.
Space Opera: Melodrama, Feminism And The Women Of Farscape, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The science fiction series Farscape (199table-of-contents002) figures aesthetically as a science fiction/soap opera hybrid, which works toward increasingly empowered female representation,” which the author discusses.
Phenomenal Women: The Shape-Shifter Archetype in Postcolonial Magical Realist Fiction, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
This article provocatively explores the usefulness of the construct of magical realism in the context of post-colonial oppositional narrative strategies, in particular by feminist authors.
Rats, Stones and the Goddess : A Conversation with Sabine Lichtenfels, Femspec Issue 9.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Batya Weinbaum interviewed Sabine Lichtenfels in July, 2005 when invited to participate in the seminar for Peace Journalists at Tamera. Tamera is an international intentional community in Southern Portugal. They openly maintain free love lifestyle to free up energy to liberate and change an oppressive society, along the lines of New Left thinkers influenced by Marcuse and Wilhelm Reich.

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