Recent Books of Interest to Women Scholars

Women in Academia Report regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view. The opinions expressed in these books do not necessarily reflect the views of the editorial board of WIAReport. As an Amazon Associate, WIAReport will earn a fraction of revenue from qualifying purchases.

Here are the latest selections. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through Amazon.

American Women Report World War I:
An Anthology of Their Journalism

by Chris Dubbs
(University of North Texas Press)

The Later Novels of Carmen Martín Gaite

by Joan L. Brown
(Bucknell University Press)

Empowering Mindfulness for Women
by Leigh Burrows

Equal Representation Without Legislation:
Gender, Power, and Institutions in Sweden

by Lenita Freiddenvall
(Rowman & Littlefield Publishers)

False Summit:
Gender in Mountaineering Nonfiction

by Julie Rak
(McGill-Queens University Press)

Glass Half-Broken:
Shattering the Barriers That Still Hold Women Back at Work

by Colleen Ammerman and Boris Groysberg
(Harvard Business Review Press)

Half in Shadow:
The Life and Legacy of Nellie Y. McKay

by Shanna Greene Benjamin
(University of North Carolina Press)

Paving the Way:
The First American Women Law Professors

by Herma Hill Kay
(University of California Press)

Radicalizing Her:
Why Women Choose Violence

by Nimmi Gowrinathan
(Beacon Press)

The Mark of Slavery:
Disability, Race, and Gender in Antebellum America

by Jenifer L. Barclay
(University of Illinois Press)

Unbinding Gentility:
Women Making Music in the Nineteenth-Century South

by Candice Bailey
(University of Illinois Press)

Wives Not Slaves:
Patriarchy and Modernity in the Age of Revolutions

by Kirsten Sword
(University of Chicago Press)

Women, Film, and Law:
Cinematic Representations of Female Incarceration

by Suzanne Bouclin
(University of British Columbia Press)

Writing Maternity:
Medicine, Anxiety, Rhetoric, and Genre

by Dara Rossman Regaignon
(Ohio State University Press)

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