Demonised by the Church throughout the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, homosexuals became the scapegoats of society, constantly facing exile or a brutal death. In "Heroes to Exiles", the human cost of this long exile is told through the lives of the most eminent homosexual men and women in history. Some were artists like the... read more
The term 'feminism' came into English usage around the 1890s, but women's conscious struggle to resist discrimination and sexist oppression goes much further back. This completely new and updated edition of "Introducing Feminism" surveys the major developments that have affected women's lives from the 17th century to the pres... read more
From best-selling author and global makeup mogul Bobbi Brown, this beautiful guide presents Bobbi's Pretty Powerful philosophy and inspires women to use makeup to be their best selves. With step-by-step application instructions, face charts breaking down the different looks, and personal stories from real women and celebritie... read more
Why do men and women talk so differently? And how do these differences interfere with communication between the sexes? In search of an answer to these and other questions, John Locke takes the reader on a fascinating journey, from human evolution through ancient history to the present, revealing why men speak as they do when... read more
|Awards:||Prize Winner Guardian Peoples Choice 2012 Winner of Galaxy National Book Awards: More4 Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2011|
A new way of looking at feminism from one of our funniest writers.
It's a good time to be a woman: We have the vote and the Pill, and we haven't been burnt as witches since 1727. However, a few nagging questions do remain... Why are we supposed to get Brazilians? Should we use Botox? Do men secretly hate us... read more
How to be a Woman by Caitlin Moran is a semi autobiographical comedic exploration of feminism today. I know the title seems a bit presumptuous, but do not let it put you off. Moran has a go at answering the questions that every modern woman is thinking, covering everything from the decreasing size of (under)pants to why ... read more
You know how it can get when a relationship turns sour. Women want to talk things through. Men want to walk away and ignore the problem. It's an uncomfortable scenario that we've all witnessed or experienced, and one that we'd like to avoid. By explaining that it is the fundamental differences between men and women that... read more
"Gay Life and Culture" is the first ever comprehensive, global account of gay history. It is spectacularly illustrated throughout and includes an extensive selection of images, many of them only recently recovered. From Theocritus' verses to Queer as Folk, from the berdaches of North America to the boy - wives of Aboriginal A... read more
|Author:||Jeffrey Marx (McDaniel College, Westminster, MD, USA)|
Joe Ehrmann, a former NFL football star and volunteer coach for the Gilman high school football team, teaches his players the keys to successful defense: penetrate, pursue, punish, love. Love? A former captain of the Baltimore Colts and now an ordained minister, Ehrmann is serious about the game of football but even more ... read more
Focuses on emotional healing, behaviour control and practical change for men who get seriously angry. From an accredited social worker, practising pyschotherapist and a counsellor with over twenty years' clinical experience. Extensive media coverage.
Twenty-six working women tell the truth about sex, solitude, work, motherhood and marriage. It?s a typical night. You arrive home from work, exhausted. Your children are fighting, there?s a week?s worth of ironing, and your husband is snoring in front of the TV. Oh, and you?ve got a report to write for the next day. Ac... read more
|Author:||David B. Wexler|
A breakthrough book offers women an overview of the ways men typically express signs of depression, providing strategies they can use for improving communication, dealing with relationship complications, and coping with men's physical symptoms related to depression, such as insomnia and sexual dysfunction. First published 2005.
Drase the reader into a meditative experience of the lost Feminine and crates a space for us to consider our present lives from the eyes of women's ancient culture and ritual.
TV, radio and 'Style Guide' columnist, Denyse Saunders shares all of her anti-ageing tips including how to look instantly slimmer and taller, how to erase those wrinkles you dislike, correct make-up and techniques to look younger, facelift without surgery, and the 30 top anti-aging musts.
Drawing on conversations with hundreds of women about their genitalia, the author presents a collection of performance pieces from her show of the same name.
When the going gets tough, most women don
Nothing you have heard about The Game will prepare you for it. Neil Strauss reveals the bizarre world of the pick-up artist - men who devote their lives to mastering the techniques of seducing women. None of this is fiction. These men have their own vernacular and codes of honour, they trade strategies online, attend each oth... read more
|Author:||Gary Chapman & Jennifer Thomas|
Just as you have a different love language, you also hear and express the words and gestures of apology in a different language. Chapman and Christian counsellor Jennifer Thomas explore the different languages of apology and show how to follow and use this communication tool. First published December 2006.
Ian and Mary Grant maintain that the two great human desires are to know that we can love and that we can be loved. In their latest book, they give skills and tips on how to maintain your relationship with your husband or wife. Whether your relationship is flaming with passion or just flaming awful, this entertaining book giv... read more
Judge Judy has heard enough. As a family court judge in New York City and now in her successful TV courtroom show, she has listened to thousands of excuses, complaints, and tales of woe from women of every background, and she's ready to rule. Women, she states with her trademark frankness, need to wise up, stop subjugating wh... read more