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Islands of Women and Amazons: Representations and Realities
Price: $60.00 USD. Words: 114,810. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
An ethnohistoric study of women and islands, this book covers the Amazons and their varied histories.
Luminescent Threads: Octavia E. Butler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Luminescent Threads celebrates Octavia E. Butler, with original essays and letters to Butler.
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?
Blood, Bullets and Bodies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,360. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The true story of Blood, Bullets and Bodies: a critical multimedia exposé of the historical circumstances that have made crime and violence – bullets, blood and dead bodies – the number one problem in late 20th and early 21st century Jamaica.
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
You Are Not Alone : Stories From The Front Lines Of Womanhood
Price: Free! Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Sociology
In May 2014, inspired by the hashtag #YesAllWomen, 10 women came together to share their stories of being a woman in today's world - stories of harassment and assault; also stories of sisterhood and joy. They were willing to be vulnerable and admit not only how they have been hurt, but also how they have hurt others. No matter what you have experienced: YOU ARE NOT ALONE
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
Women in Prosthodontics
Price: Free! Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Women in Prosthodontics—a history told through the first-hand accounts of many of prosthodontics’ pioneering women, who revisit the challenges of their early years and share wisdom about the keys to their success.
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.
Moderating Feminism: The Past the Now and What Comes Next
Price: $6.35 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In Moderating Feminism, Louise Burfitt-Dons examines the history of feminism in the UK, US and globally with a fresh eye. She identifies some of the contradictions and modern challenges of the current movement including consumerism, identity politics, Queen Bee Syndrome, the Mens Rights Movement and sharia law. Her conclusion is a refreshingly optimistic manifesto which will work for all.
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.
It Was Their War Too: Canadian Women in World War I
Price: Free! Words: 29,210. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The years of World War I, 1914-1918, were years of change for Canada. Canada made a place for itself in world affairs, and the country found its stride. Women in Canada too found their stride, making significant contributions to Canada’s war efforts, and becoming fully engaged in the social, economic, political and cultural life of the country.
Te Awa Atua: Menstruation in the Precolonial Maori World
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by He Puna Manawa. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Te Awa Atua is a ground-breaking study of menstruation in pre-colonial Māori society. By examining Māori cosmologies, tribal histories, oral literatures, ceremonies and rites connecting Māori women to their pantheon of atua (deities), Ngāhuia Murphy unveils striking Indigenous constructs of womanhood that radically challenge notions of female inferiority and menstrual pollution.
Feminine Mysticism: the Secrets of the Empowered Feminine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by Ananda Gurukula Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
A huge perspective opens on these pages into the cosmic dance of feminine and masculine, the amazing unfolding of planetary and human evolution...Feminine Mysticism offers practical tools for deepening one's self-awareness and for tackling the challenges of everyday life. The Great Council of Grandmothers speaks the same message: It is time for all women to heal the world by becoming the powerful
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.
Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security with Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Leon Panetta - Women in the Military, Defense, Foreign Policy, NATO, Crisis, Special Operations Forces
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 155,920. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book discusses the issue of the role of women in the military, foreign policy, and peace efforts.
Ingredients of Outliers: Women Game Changers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
This book is a kaleidoscope look at the lives of women who have humbly and tenaciously pushed past bristly beginnings and daunting opposition to improve systems and circumstances for those in their midst. They have defended the innocent, nurtured selflessly, and proceeded graciously, yet fearlessly past what they thought was possible.
Letters to Tiptree
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Alice Sheldon’s birth, and in recognition of the enormous influence of both James Tiptree Jr (Sheldon's pen name) and Sheldon herself on the field, Twelfth Planet Press has published a selection of thoughtful letters written by science fiction and fantasy’s writers, editors, critics and fans to celebrate and recognise her work.
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

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