... comprehensive, well-written, and useful... A must... " —Choice
... interdisciplinary... with exciting contributions from the humanities and the social and natural sciences." —Quest
... a treasure of rich and challenging scholarship that covers many fields... " —Religious Education
The helpful insights from a wide range of disciplines—Economics to Literature—accumulated here in a focused manner should be useful to all scholars interested in Women’s Studies." —Kathryn Allen Rabuzzi, Syracuse University, Religious Studies Review
... exciting, state-of-the-art essays across a wide variety of fields." —Gender & Society
Nationally recognized scholars assess the impact of over a decade of research on women. Originally intended merely as a corrective—filling in a missing part of the story—the cumulative effect of this body of scholarship is to pose paradigm shifts for the traditional disciplines.