Gender Politics


The following titles are located in EBSCOhost eBook Academic Collection

Akawa, M. (2014). Gender Politics of the Namibian Liberation Struggle. [N.p.]: Basler Afrika Bibliographien.

Chase, M. (2015). Revolution Within the Revolution : Women and Gender Politics in Cuba, 1952-1962. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press.

Elliot, P. (2010). Debates in Transgender, Queer, and Feminist Theory : Contested Sites. Farnham, Surrey: Routledge.

Ferree, M. M. (2012). Varieties of Feminism : German Gender Politics in Global Perspective. Stanford, Calif: Stanford University Press.

Healey, J. (2014). Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. Thirroul, N.S.W.: Spinney Press.

Lundström-Burghoorn, W. (2008). Gender Politics in Asia : Women Manoeuvring Within Dominant Gender Orders. Copenhagen: NIAS Press.

Putman, J. C. (2008). Class and Gender Politics in Progressive-Era Seattle. Reno: University of Nevada Press.

Rai, S. (2008). The Gender Politics of Development : Essays in Hope and Despair. New Delhi: Zed Books.

Roughgarden, J. (2013). Evolution’s Rainbow : Diversity, Gender, and Sexuality in Nature and People. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Tyler, M. (2011). Selling Sex Short : The Pornographic and Sexological Construction of Women’s Sexuality in the West. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.





Advocate News site covering LGBT issues.

Duke University – Women’s Liberation Movement Print Culture Manifestos, speeches, essays, and other materials documenting various aspects of the Women’s Movement in the United States in the 1960s and 1970s.

Gender Spectrum Gender Spectrum helps to create gender sensitive and inclusive environment for all children and teens.

Gender Stereotypes and Female Political Candidates 2015 article in Journalist’s Resource magazine.

Gender Talk Archived radio programs from 1997 – 2006 on a variety of topics.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy – Indentity Politics Encyclopedia entry on identity politics including a section on gender and feminism. – Trans and Sexuality Terminologies Glossary of common trans and sexuality terms.

The Youth Project The Youth Project is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to providing support and services to youth, 25 and under, around issues of sexual orientation and gender identity.


Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Gender and Health Government of Canada institute to foster research excellence regarding the influence of gender and sex on health.

Trans Care BC Aims to enhance the coordination of trans health services and supports across the province, bringing gender-affirming care closer to home wherever possible.

Trans Health Guide Nova Scotia department of Health and Wellness website on trans health.

World Health Organization – Gender WHO’s Health Topic on gender.

World Health Organization – Sexual & Reproductive Health Updates on sexual and reproductive health issues around the world.


The following titles are available in the Quest University Library print collection.

Being and becoming visible : women, performance, and visual culture. Call number: NX180 F4 B45 2010

Brain storm : the flaws in the science of sex differences. Call number: QP81.5 J67 2011

Dispossession : the performative in the political : conversations with Athena Athanasiou. Call number: P95.54 B87 2013

Gender & difference in a globalizing world : twenty-first century anthropology. Call number: GN25 M37 2010

Gendered worlds. Call number: HQ1075 A95 2012

Gender, sexualities and law. Call number: K644 G459 2011

Global gender issues in the new millennium. Call number: HQ1236 P45 2014

Identity politics and the new genetics : re/creating categories of difference and belonging. Call number: GN289 I34 2012

A most masculine state : gender, politics and religion in Saudi Arabia. Call number: HQ1730 A64 2013

Persistence : all ways butch and femme. Call number: HQ75.5 P47 2012

Sex/gender : biology in a social world. Call number: HQ1075 F387 2012

Spaces between us : queer settler colonialism and indigenous decolonization. Call number: E98 S48 M67 2011

The transgender studies reader 2. Call number: HQ77.9 T72 2013

Transition : the story of how I became a man. Call number: HQ77.8 B66 A3 2011