Recommended books

The following books will be of interest to anyone with an interest in exploring gender-related issues, and feminism in particular. Please let us know of any books which you think might usefully be added to the list.

Adams, Steven (2010), Women First, Men Last (Kindle).

Baron-Cohen, Simon (2003), The Essential Difference (London: Allen Lane).

Barrett, Louise, and Dunbar, Robin, and Lycett, John (2002), Human Evolutionary Psychology (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave).

Baumeister, Roy (2010), Is There Anything Good About Men? How Cultures Flourish by Exploiting Men (Kindle).

Bax, Ernest Belfort (1913), The Fraud of Feminism – downloadable at no cost through this link.

Benatar, David (2012), The Second Sexism: Discrimination Against Men and Boys (John Wiley & Sons).

Bloomfield, Janet (2016), FEMINISN’T: A collection of blog posts (CreateSpace)

Breitbart, Andrew (2011), Righteous Indignation: Excuse Me While I Save the World (New York: Grand Central Publishing).

Brizendine, Louann (2007), The Female Brain (London: Bantam Press).

Brooks-Gordon, Belinda (2006), The Price of Sex: Prostitution, Policy and Society (Willan).

Browne, Anthony (2006), The Retreat of Reason: Political Correctness and the Corruption of Public Debate in Modern Britain (London: Civitas).

Buchanan, Mike (2009), The Marriage Delusion: The Fraud of the Rings? (London: LPS publishing).

Buchanan, Mike (2010), David and Goliatha: David Cameron – heir to Harman? (London: LPS publishing).

Buchanan, Mike (2011), The Glass Ceiling Delusion: the real reasons more women don’t reach senior positions (London: LPS publishing).

Buchanan, Mike (paperback 2015, ebook 2017), Feminism: The Ugly Truth (London: LPS publishing).

Buchanan, Mike (2015), 2015 General Election Manifesto (London: LPS publishing).

Cleary, Mary T (2015), That Bitch: protect yourself against women with malicious intent (Centre Publishing).

Cook, Philip W (2009), Abused Men: The Hidden Side of Domestic Violence (USA: Praeger).

Cook, Philip W, and Hodo, Tammy L (2013) When Women Sexually Assault Men: The Hidden Side of Rape, Harassment, and Sexual Assault (USA: Praeger).

Cooper, Joel (2007), Cognitive Dissonance: Fifty Years of a Classic Theory (London: Sage Publications).

Crawford, Edith (2006), Truth and Prejudice: Men’s Experiences of Domestic Violence (AuthorHouse).

Creveld, Martin van (2013), The Privileged Sex (CreateSpace).

Cumming, Alan (2013), May the Foreskin be With You: why circumcision makes no sense, and what you can do about it (Magnus Books).

Dench, Geoff (1998), Transforming Men: Changing Patterns of Dependency and Dominance in Gender Relations (Transaction Publishers).

Elliott, Michele (1994), Female Sexual Abuse of Children (Guilford Press).

Farrell, Warren (1993), The Myth of Male Power: Why Men Are The Disposable Sex (Simon & Schuster).

Farrell, Warren (2005), Why Men Earn More: The Startling Truth Behind The Pay Gap And What Women Can Do About It (Amacom).

Freedman, Estelle (2013), Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and Segregation (Harvard University Press).

Graglia, F Carolyn (1998), Domestic Tranquility: A Brief Against Feminism (Spence Publishing).

Hitchens, Peter (2009), How British Politics Lost Its Way (London, New York: Continuum Publishing).

Hitchens, Peter (2010), The Cameron Delusion (London, New York: Continuum Publishing).

(The Cameron Delusion is an updated edition of The Broken Compass).

James, Oliver (1998), Britain on the Couch: why we are unhappier than we were in the 1950s – despite being richer. A treatment for the low-serotonin society (London: Arrow).

Jones, January (2008), Thou Shalt Not Whine: The Eleventh Commandment (Beaufort Books).

Kelly, Irene (2015), Sins of the Mother (Pan).

Langford, Nick (2014), An Exercise in Utter Futility: whatever happened to family justice? (Nick Langford).

Lloyd, Peter (2014), Stand by Your Manhood: A Game-changer for Modern Men (London: Biteback Publishing).

Lye, Matthew (2016), The New Gay Liberation: Escaping the Fag End of Feminism (Zeta Press).

Lyndon, Neil (1992), No More Sex War: The Failures of Feminism (Sinclair-Stevenson).

(We particularly recommend the following title by Neil Lyndon, which contains the full and uncensored text of No More Sex War.)

Lyndon, Neil (2014), Sexual Impolitics: Heresies on sex, gender and feminism (Kindle).

Masterson, Dick (2008), Men Are Better Than Women (New York: Simon & Schuster).

McCain, Robert Stacy (2015), Sex Trouble: Essays on Radical Feminism and the War Against Human Nature (CreateSpace).

McElroy, Wendy (2016), Rape Culture Hysteria: Fixing the Damage Done to Men and Women (CreateSpace).

Moir, Anne, and Moir, Bill (1998), Why Men Don’t Iron: The Real Science of Gender Studies (London: HarperCollins).

Moore, Charles (2013), Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography. Volume One – Not  for Turning (London: Allen Lane).

Moore, E.M. (2008), A Call for InJustice: Domestic Violence Against Men (AuthorHouse).

Moxon, Steve (2008), The Woman Racket (Exeter: Imprint Academic).

Nathanson, Paul, and Katherine K Young (2002), Spreading Misandry: The Teaching of Contempt for Men in Popular Culture (Montreal / Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press).

Nathanson, Paul, and Katherine K Young (2006), Legalizing Misandry: From Public Shame to Systemic Discrimination Against Men (Montreal / Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press).

Nathanson, Paul, and Katherine K Young (2009), Sanctifying Misandry: Goddess Ideology and the Fall of Man (Montreal / Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press).

O’Beirne, Kate (2005), Women Who Make The World Worse (New York: Sentinel HC).

O’Pie, Swayne (2011), Why Britain Hates Men: Exposing Feminism (Bath: The Men’s Press). The book is available in ebook editions, and outside the UK in a paperback edition, with the title Exposing Feminism: The Thirty Years’ War Against Men (2012).

Ofshe, Richard, and Watters, Ethan (1995), Making Monsters: False Memories, Psychotherapy and Sexual Hysteria (Andre Deutsch).

Parker, Kathleen (2010), Save the Males: Why Men Matter, Why Women Should Care (Random House).

Patai, Daphne (1998), Heterophobia: Sexual Harassment and the Future of Feminism (Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield).

Patai, Daphne, and Koertge, Noretta (2003), Professing Feminism (Plymouth: Lexington Books).

Pinker, Steven (2003), The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature (London: Penguin).

Pinker, Susan (2008), The Sexual Paradox: Men, Women, and the Real Gender Gap (New York: Scribner).

Pizzey, Erin, and Shapiro, Jeff (1982), Prone to Violence (London: Hamlyn Publishers).

Pizzey, Erin (1983), Scream Quietly or the Neighbours Will Hear (London: Penguin).

Pizzey, Erin (2011), This Way to the Revolution: A Memoir (London: Peter Owen Publishers).

Purdy, Herbert (2016), Their Angry Creed: The shocking history of feminism, and how it is destroying our way of life (London: LPS publishing).

Saunders, Peter (2011), The Rise of the Equalities Industry (London: Civitas).

Sax, Leonard (2006), Why Gender Matters: What Parents and Teachers Need To Know About The Emerging Science Of Sex Differences (New York: Three Rivers Press).

Schlafly, Phyllis (2003), Feminist Fantasies (Spence Publishing).

Servadio, Anthony (2015), How to Grow and Master Your Relationships: Thirteen Steps for Men (Archway Publishing)

Smith, Helen (2013), Men on Strike: Why Men are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream, and Why it Matters (USA: Encounter Books).

Snowdon, Christopher (2010), The Spirit Level Delusion: Fact-checking the Left’s new theory of everything (London: Democracy Institute).

Sommers, Christina Hoff (1994), Who Stole Feminism? How Women Have Betrayed Women (New York: Simon & Schuster).

Sommers, Christina Hoff (2001), The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism Is Harming Our Young Men (New York: Simon & Schuster).

Stolba, Christine (2002), Lying in a Room of One’s Own: How Women’s Studies Textbooks Miseducate Students (Independent Women’s Forum). Free to download here.

Swaab, Dick (2014), We Are Our Brains: From the Womb to Alzheimer’s (Allen Lane).

Tate, JP (2014), Feminism is Sexism (Kindle).

Venker, Suzanne, and Schlafly, Phyllis (2011), The Flipside of Feminism – What Conservative Women Know, And Men Can’t Say (Washington: WND Books).

Venker, Suzanne (2013), How to Choose a Husband: And Make Peace with Marriage (Washington: WND Books)

Venker, Suzanne (2013), The War on Men (Kindle)

Vilar, Esther (2008), The Manipulated Man (Germany: C Bertelsman Verlag) – this is the third edition of a remarkable book first published in 1971.

Wadham, Lucy (2009), The Secret Life of France (London: Faber & Faber).

Watson, Lindsay R. (2014), Unspeakable Mutilations: Circumcised Men Speak Out (CreateSpace).

Weldon, Fay (2006), What Makes Women Happy (London: HarperCollins).

Weissman, Myrna, and Paykel, E.S. (1974), Depressed Woman: Study of Social Relationships (Chicago: University of Chicago Press).

Wright, Peter, and Elam, Paul (2014), Go Your Own Way: Understanding MGTOW (AVFM Press).

Zubaty, Rich (1994), Surviving the Feminization of America: How to Keep Women From Ruining Your Life (Zubaty Publishing).

Zubaty, Rich (2001), What Men Know That Women Don’t: How to Love Women Without Losing Your Soul ( Publishing).