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Issue 3|25 Perspectives of Gender Research in the Natural and Engineering Sciences

The focus of this issue will be on the traces and perspectives of gender studies in the natural and engineering sciences. The field of feminist science and technology studies will be spanned from the history of the “women in science and technology” movement to feminist epistemologies, current research and forms of institutionalization.

Call fo Papers is open

Issue 2|25 Women in the history of philosophy

For this issue, we invite contributors to present and critically reflect upon theories, concepts and works of German-speaking women philosophers and thinkers, as well as related perspectives, and thereby to add to the history of science from the perspective of gender studies.

Call for Papers is closed

Issue 1|25 Antinatalism and Selection

The focus of the planned issue is on questions of selection and 'not having children'. The analyses will focus on population programmes and the dynamics of contraceptive and reproductive technology, as well as the question of the extent to which social possibilities of kinship are marginalised.

Call for Papers is closed

Special Issue | 15 Years of GENDER - An Assessment of the Current State

The 15th anniversary of the journal GENDER in 2024 provides an occasion to take stock of gender research. For our special issue, we invite contributors to review the developments in theoretical and methodological concepts over the past decades, to identify urgent questions, and to outline perspectives for future gender research.

Call for Papers is closed

Issue 2|24 Intersectionality and Social Work

This special issue welcomes theoretical, methodological and empirical contributions that make the multifaceted and critical potential of intersectional perspectives useful for the discipline, profession and practice of social work, considering that social work is involved in power and dominance structures.

Call for Papers is closed

Every issue | Call for the open part

GENDER. Journal for Gender, Culture and Society is constantly seeking contributions by authors of various disciplines with a theoretical, empirical or political perspective on gender relations in different social and cultural contexts. Please submit your manuscript via the following e-mail address: manuskripte[at] If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact the editorial team.

Call for Papers is open

Book reviews

The journal GENDER publishes book reviews to new publications in the field of gender studies in every issue. Please refer to the list to find books we would like to be discussed. If you are interested in reviewing one of the listed books or a new not-listed publication, please contact us.