Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians book cover

    Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians

    1st Edition

    By Abigail Gardner

        Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians focuses on ageing within contemporary popular music. It argues that context, genres, memoirs, racial politics and place all contribute to how women are 'aged' in popular music.   Framing contemporary female musicians as canonical grandmothers, Rude Girls…

    Hardback – 2019-08-05 
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Ungendering Technology: Women’s Mastery of Technology in the Masculine Sphere book cover

    Ungendering Technology

    Women’s Mastery of Technology in the Masculine Sphere, 1st Edition

    By Carol Haddad

    This book offers fresh insight into women’s mastery of technologies commonly associated with men, and the important implications for institutional efforts to attract women and girls to technical courses and careers. The work is structured across five original case studies featuring: breast cancer…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism: Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives book cover

    Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism

    Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives, 1st Edition

    By Yulia Maleta

    This book addresses hegemonic ruling class masculinity and emphasized femininity within renewables organisational governance, and critiques Anglo-Celtic male privilege, as a barrier to women’s leadership participation. Primarily using the Australian socio-political context, the author considers the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11 
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Masculinities and Desire: A Deleuzian Encounter book cover

    Masculinities and Desire

    A Deleuzian Encounter, 1st Edition

    By Marek Wojtaszek

    Masculinities and Desire considers the question of male subjectivity in relation to Deleuze and Guattari’s theory of desire. Western tradition has thought of desire from the vantage point of masculine subjectivity; what happens when the order is reversed, and desire speaks through masculinity? Can…

    Hardback – 2019-02-07
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Cultural Production and the Politics of Women’s Work in American Literature and Film book cover

    Cultural Production and the Politics of Women’s Work in American Literature and Film

    1st Edition

    By Polina Kroik

    Cultural Production and the Politics of Women’s Work in American Literature and Film emphasizes the interrelation among women’s workplace roles, modes of authorship, and processes of subject-formation, pointing to some of the reasons for the persistence of limiting gender roles and occupational…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Actresses and Mental Illness: Histrionic Heroines book cover

    Actresses and Mental Illness

    Histrionic Heroines, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Gregory

    Actresses and Mental Illness investigates the relationship between the work of the actress and her personal experience of mental illness, from the late nineteenth through to the end of twentieth century. Over the past two decades scholars have made great advances in our understanding…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Reflective Reading and the Power of Narrative: Producing the Reader book cover

    Reflective Reading and the Power of Narrative

    Producing the Reader, 1st Edition

    By Karyn Sproles

    Reflective Reading and the Power of Narrative: Producing the Reader is an interdisciplinary exploration into the profound power of narratives to create—and recreate—how we imagine ourselves. It posits that the process of producing a text also produces the reader. Written from the perspective of a…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender