Woman Studies

Abel, E.; Christian, B.; Moglen, H.  Female Subjects in Black and White: Race, Psychoanalysis, Feminism.  University of California Press: Berkeley, 1997.

Alleman, Allison.  Towards the Elimination of Female Genital Mutilation.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1997.

Amadiume, Ifi.

  • Daughters of the Goddess, Daughters of Imperialism: African Women Struggle for Culture, Power and Democracy.  Zed Books: London, 2000.
  • Reinventing Africa: Matriarchy, Religion & Culture.  Zed Books: London, 1997.

Bodman, Herbert L. & Tohidi, Nayereh. Women in Muslim Societies: Diversity Within Unity. Lynne Rienner Publishers: Boulder, 1998.

Boston Women's Health Collective.  Our Bodies, Ourselves For the New Century.  Simon & Schuster: New York, 1998.

Chang, Leslie.  Beyond the Narrow Gate: The Journey of Four Chinese Women from the Middle Kingdom to Middle America.  The Penguin Group: New York, 1999.

Conway, Jill.

  • In Her Own Words: Women's Memoirs from Australia, New Zealand, Canada & the United States. Vintage Books: New York, 1999.
  • Written By Herself: Women's Memoirs from Britain, Africa, Asia, and the United States.  Vintage Books: New York, 1996.

DeLamotte, E.; Meeker, N.; O'Barr, J.  Women Imagine Change: A Global Anthology of Women's Resistance from 600 B.C.E. to Present.  Routledge: New York, 1997.
Denniston, G.; Milos M.  Sexual Mutilations: A Human Tragedy.  Plenum Press: New York, 1997.
Dews, C.L. Barney & Law, Carolyn Leste. This Fine Placeso Far from Home: Voices of Academics from the Working Class. Temple University Press: Philadelphia, 1995.
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee.

  • Arranged Marriage. Anchor Books: New York, 1995.
  • Sister of My Heart. Doubleday: New York, 1999.

Doress, P.B.; Siegel, D.L.; The Midlife and Older Women Book Project in coperation with the Boston Women's Health Book Collective. Ourselves, Growing Older: Women Aging wih Knowledge and Power. Simon & Schuster, Inc.: New York, 1987.
Duncan, Bettina Shell and Ylva Hernlund.  Female “Circumcision” in Africa.  Lynne Rienner, INC.: Colorado, 2000.
Gali, Mary Ann.  Female Circumcision: A Transcultural Study of Attitudes, Identity and Reproductive Health of East African Immigrants.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1997.
Giddings, Paula. When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America. Bantam Books: Toronto, 1984.
Gottesman, Jane.  Game Face: What Does a Female Athlete Look Like?  Random House: New York, 2001.
Gray, Francine du Plessix. At Home With the Marquis de Sade. Penguin Group: New York, 1998.
GruenBaum, Ellen.  The Female Circumcision Controversy: An Anthropological Perspective.  University of Pennsylvania Press: Philadelphia, 2001.


Jay, Karla. Tales of The Lavender Menace: A Memoir of Liberation. Basic Books: New York, 1999.

Jicai, Feng.  The Three-Inch Golden Lotus.  University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu, 1986.

Kelly, James Martin.  Female Genital Mutilation: A Search for its Origins.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1993.

Kibor, Jacob.  Persistence of Female Circumcision Among the Marakwet of Kenya: A Biblical response to a Rite of Passage.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1998.

Lata, Mani.  Contentious Traditions: The Debate on Sati in Colonial India, 1780-1833.  Gali, Mary Ann.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1989.

Lerner, Gerda (ed.). Black Women in White America: A Documentary History. Vintage Books: New York, 1972.

Manresa, K.; Koso-Thomas, O.; Ramos Rioja, I.; Serra, D.  The Day Kadi Lost Part of her Life.  Spinifex Press: Melbourne, 1998.

McCulloch, Jock.  Black Peril White Virtue: Sexual Crime in Southern Rhodesia, 1902-1935. Indiana University Press: Bloomington, 2000.

Morgan, Robin.  Sisterhood is Global: The International Women's Movement Anthology.  The Feminist Press at the City University of New York: New York, 1996.

Oldenburg, Veena Talwar. Dowry Murder: The Imeprial Origins of a Cultural Crime. Oxford University Press: New York, 2002. 

Ping, Wang.  Aching For Beauty: Footbinding in China. University of Minnesota Press: Minneapolis, 2000.

Pitts, Victoria L. In The Flesh: The Cultural Politics of Body Modification. Palgrave MacMillan: New York, 2003.

Razack, Sherene.  Looking White People in the Eye: Gender, Race, and Culture in Courtrooms and Classrooms.  University of Toronto Press: Toronto, 1998.

Radhika, Mohanram.  Black Body: Women, Colonialism, and Space.  University of Minnesota Press: Minneapolis, 1999.

Russel, A.; Sobo, E.; Thompson, M.  Contraception Across Cultures: Technologies, Choices, Constraints.  Oxford: New York, 2000. 

Seaver, Richard. The Mystified Magistrate and Other Tales: Marquis De Sade. Arcade Publishing: New York, 2000.

Sharratt, S.; Kaschak, E.  Assault on the Soul: Women in the Former Yugoslavia.  The Haworth Press: New York, 1999.

Shermarke, Marian.  Understanding the Canadian Community Context of Female Circumcision.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1996.

Sinatra, Stephen T., MD.  Heart Sense for Women: Your Plan for Natural Prevention and Treatment.  Lifeline Press: Washington D.C., 2000.

Snively, Judith.  Female Bodies, Male Politics: Women and the Female Circumcision Controversy in Kenyan Colonial Discourse.  UMI Dissertation Services: Ann Arbor, 1994.

Sterk, Claire.  Fast Lives: Women Who Use Crack Cocaine. Temple University Press: Philadelphia, 1999.
Stiglmayer, Alexandra.  Mass Rape: The War Against Women in Bosnia-Herzegovina.  University of Nebraska Press: Lincoln, 1994.
Twine, France Winddance & Blee, Kathlen M. Feminism & Antiracism: International Struggles for Justice. New York University Press: New York, 2001.
Ung, Loung. First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cmabodia Remembers. Perennial: New York, 2000.
Walter, Bronwen. Outsiders Inside: Whiteness, Place and Irish Women. Routledge: London, 2001.