By James Paul Gee;Elisabeth R. Hayes
By O. E. (Osgood Eaton) Fuller
Courageous women and men - Their Struggles, disasters, And Triumphs is gifted right here in a top quality paperback variation. This renowned vintage paintings by means of O. E. (Osgood Eaton) Fuller is within the English language, and should now not comprise photos or pictures from the unique variation. if you happen to benefit from the works of O. E. (Osgood Eaton) Fuller then we hugely suggest this booklet on your booklet assortment.
By Anahí Viladrich Ph.D, Sana Loue (auth.), Sana Loue (eds.)
Sexualities and Identities of Minority Women
Edited via Sana Loue, Case Western Reserve collage, Cleveland, OH
This singular quantity addresses the problems confronting minority ladies of various sexual orientations (lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, and questioning)—challenges that frequently diverge considerably from these of alternative ladies of colour, and from these affecting minority males who've intercourse with males. Contributions from students, public healthiness execs, and individuals of the group exhibit quite a lot of developmental, relational, political, and felony issues which have been given scant consciousness in both the minority or the sexual minority literature. From those diversified views, studies of stigma and solidarity, isolation and wish, are mentioned with infrequent sensitivity and perception. Key components of assurance include:
- Development of sexual id and minority id: similarities and differences.
- Minority sexual prestige between minorities/minority prestige between sexual minorities.
- Constructing the family members: social and criminal aspects.
- Navigating the well-being care process: from entry to care to disclosure to providers.
- Safety and violence within the place of work and community.
- Religion and spirituality: exclusion and support.
Sexualities and Identities of Minority Women isn't just a resource of practice-enhancing info, but in addition a chance to listen to the voices of its topic, making the e-book specifically suitable to healthiness care services, and to execs and researchers in psychology, sexuality, public health and wellbeing, well-being coverage, social paintings, and counseling. it really is compatible as a graduate-level textual content in any of those fields.
By Edit Zsadányi
This e-book desires to make Hungarian ladies writers available to an English-speaking public and provides interpretations of Hungarian and American literary texts through writers equivalent to Margit Kaffka, Anna Lesznai, Jolán Földes, Zsuzsa Rakovszky, Agáta Gordon, Virág Erdős, Zsuzsa Forgács, Alaine Polcz, Gertrude Stein, Kathy Acker and Jhumpa Lahiri. In literary narratives it really is attainable to symbolize girl political pursuits in a decentered narrative subjectivity. The publication illustrates that literary narratives easily settle for the contradictory nature of id concerns and create a thrilling and complicated community of articulating girl voices.
By Linda Lawrence Hunt
In 1896, a Norwegian immigrant and mom of 8 young ones named Helga Estby used to be at the back of on taxes and the loan while she discovered mysterious sponsor may pay $10,000 to a girl who walked throughout the USA.
Hoping to win the guess and keep her family’s farm, Helga and her teenaged daughter Clara, armed with little greater than a compass, red-pepper spray, a revolver, and Clara’s curling iron, set out taking walks from japanese Washington. Their path might go through 14 states, yet they weren't allowed to hold greater than 5 cash each one. As they visited Indian reservations, Western boomtowns, distant ranches and native civic leaders, they faced snowstorms, starvation, thieves and mountain lions with equivalent aplomb.
Their treacherous and inspirational trip to ny challenged modern notions of femininity and captured the general public mind's eye. yet their journey had such devastating results that the Estby women's fulfillment was once protected in silence until eventually, approximately a century later, Linda Lawrence Hunt encountered their striking tale.
By Jean Cocteau
Isabeau de Bavière, Jeanne d'Arc, Marie de Médicis, Madame de Pompadour, Marie-Antoinette, Sarah Bernhardt ne furent pas toutes couronnées, mais aucune ne manquait de noblesse, d'esprit, de braveness. Dans cette galerie dédiée à l'Eternel féminin, Cocteau esquisse à los angeles pointe sèche vingt photos d'héroïnes qui firent l'histoire, los angeles littérature, le théâtre, l. a. mode et... l'amour.
By Camille-Yvette Welsch
Learn about the writers of well known kid's tales with the 'Who Wrote That?' sequence. every one e-book provides the lowdown on a favored writer, explaining their motivations and directory the books and characters they've got created. 'Did You Know?' containers spotlight attention-grabbing proof concerning the authors.