Mapping British Women Writers’ Urban Imaginaries: Space, by Arina Cirstea

By Arina Cirstea

This research offers a substitute for the postmodern culture of writing concerning the urban by way of exploring spatialized structures of gender and non secular identification via an integrative framework in accordance with insights from Bachelard's topoanalysis, psychogeography, feminist cultural idea and comparative literature and faith.

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Mary P. Follett: Creating Democracy, Transforming Management by Professor Joan C. Tonn

By Professor Joan C. Tonn

Mary P. Follett (1868–1933) introduced new dimensions to the speculation and perform of administration and was once one in every of America’s preeminent thinkers approximately democracy and social association. the information Follett built within the early 20th century proceed even this present day to problem puzzling over company and civic issues. This booklet, the 1st biography of Follett, illuminates the lifetime of this exciting girl and divulges how she constructed her farsighted theories concerning the association of human relations.

Out of 20 years of civic paintings in Boston’s immigrant neighborhoods, Follett constructed rules concerning the workforce foundation of democracy and the principles of social interplay that put her between prime innovative intellectuals. Later in her occupation, she introduced influential lectures on company administration that shape the root of our modern discourse approximately collaborative management, employee empowerment, self-managed groups, clash solution, the price of inclusivity and variety, and company social responsibility.

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Women with Epilepsy: A Handbook of Health and Treatment by Martha J. Morrell, Kerry L. Flynn

By Martha J. Morrell, Kerry L. Flynn

This instruction manual assembles a crew of specialists to study the detailed difficulties confronted by means of ladies with epilepsy. Epilepsy remedies impact fertility and will reason being pregnant problems and start defects, yet many of the on hand medicinal drugs were proven on males. additionally, hormone results on seizures are of specific predicament to ladies at puberty, at menopause, and over the menstrual cycle. Many health-care services should not knowledgeable in regards to the specific matters dealing with ladies with epilepsy. This booklet, released in organization with the Epilepsy origin of the USA, fills that hole and gives ladies with epilepsy with the knowledge they should be powerful self-advocates.

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Good Girls, Good Food, Good Fun: The Story of USO Hostesses by Meghan K. Winchell

By Meghan K. Winchell

All through international battle II, whilst Saturday nights came visiting, servicemen and hostesses fortunately forgot the struggle for a short time as they danced jointly in USO golf equipment, which served as havens of balance in a time of social, ethical, and geographic upheaval. Meghan Winchell demonstrates that during addition to boosting soldier morale, the USO acted as an architect of the gender roles and sexual codes that formed the "greatest generation."

Combining archival examine with broad firsthand debts from one of the thousands of woman USO volunteers, Winchell indicates how the association either mirrored and formed Forties American society at huge. The USO had was hoping that good female companionship might restrict venereal disorder charges within the army. for this reason, Winchell explains, USO recruitment practices characterised white middle-class ladies as sexually good, hence implying that the sexual habit of working-class girls and girls of colour used to be suspicious. In reaction, ladies of colour sought to redefine the USO's definition of good looks and respectability, hard the USO's imaginative and prescient of a house entrance that was once freed from racial, gender, and sexual conflict.

Despite clashes over category and racial ideologies of intercourse and respectability, Winchell unearths that almost all hostesses benefited from the USO's chaste photograph. In exploring the USO's remedy of girl volunteers, Winchell not just brings the hostesses' tales to gentle but additionally offers a very important lacking piece for figuring out the complicated ways that the struggle either destabilized and restored yes types of social order.

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How women should ride by C Pseud De Hurst

By C Pseud De Hurst

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Women of Modern France by Hugo P. Thieme

By Hugo P. Thieme

This e-book is a part of the TREDITION CLASSICS. It includes classical literature works from over thousand years. each one of these titles were out of print and stale the bookshop cabinets for many years. The ebook sequence is meant to maintain the cultural legacy and to advertise the undying works of classical literature. Readers of a TREDITION CLASSICS booklet help the project to save lots of the various remarkable works of worldwide literature from oblivion. With this sequence, tredition intends to make millions of foreign literature classics on hand in published structure back – worldwide.** [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]

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Dietland: A Novel by Sarai Walker

By Sarai Walker

The nutrition revolution is the following. And it’s armed.

Plum Kettle does her top to not be spotted, simply because whilst you’re fats, to be spotted is to be judged. Or mocked. Or worse. together with her activity answering fan mail for a favored youngster girls’ journal, she is biding her time until eventually her weight loss surgical procedure. in simple terms then can her actual existence as a skinny individual eventually begin.

Then, whilst a mysterious lady begins following her, Plum unearths herself falling down a rabbit gap and into an underground group of ladies who stay lifestyles on their lonesome phrases. There Plum has the same opinion to a chain of demanding situations that strength her to accommodate her previous, her doubts, and the true bills of changing into “beautiful.” even as, a deadly guerrilla staff known as “Jennifer” starts off to terrorize a global that mistreats girls, and as Plum grapples along with her own struggles, she turns into entangled in a sinister plot. the implications are explosive.

Dietland is a daring, unique, and humorous debut novel that takes at the attractiveness undefined, gender inequality, and our weightloss obsession—from the interior out, and with fists flying.

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