Cultural Studies: Cultural Theory

  • The Routledge Handbook to the Culture and Media of the Americas book cover

    The Routledge Handbook to the Culture and Media of the Americas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wilfried Raussert, Giselle Liza Anatol, Sebastian Thies, Sarah Corona Berkin, JOSE-CARLOS LOZANO

    Exploring the culture and media of the Americas, this handbook places particular emphasis on collective and intertwined experiences and focuses on the transnational or hemispheric dimensions of cultural flows and geocultural imaginaries that shape the literatures, arts, media and other cultural…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20 
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  • The Maternal in Creative Work: Intergenerational Discussions on Motherhood and Art book cover

    The Maternal in Creative Work

    Intergenerational Discussions on Motherhood and Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Marchevska, Valerie Walkerdine

    The Maternal in Creative Work examines the interrelation between art, creativity and maternal experience, inviting international artists, theorists and cultural workers to discuss their approaches to the central feminist question of the relation between maternity, generation, and creativity. This…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Motherhood

  • Psychoanalysing Ambivalence with Freud and Lacan: On and Off the Couch book cover

    Psychoanalysing Ambivalence with Freud and Lacan

    On and Off the Couch, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Swales, Carol Owens

    Taking a deep dive into contemporary Western culture, this book suggests we are all fundamentally ambivalent beings. A great deal has been written about how to love—to be kinder, more empathic, a better person, and so on. But trying to love without dealing with our ambivalence, with our hatred, is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Conversations with Lacan: Seven Lectures for Understanding Lacan book cover

    Conversations with Lacan

    Seven Lectures for Understanding Lacan, 1st Edition

    By Sergio Benvenuto

    Lacan Today: Seven Lectures for Understanding Lacan brings a unique, non-partisan approach to the work of Jacques Lacan, linking his psychoanalytic theory and ideas to broader debates in philosophy and the social sciences, in a book that shows how it is possible to see the value of Lacanian…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • The Routledge Companion to Cyberpunk Culture book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Cyberpunk Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna McFarlane, Lars Schmeink, Graham Murphy

    In this companion, an international range of contributors examine with the cultural formation of cyberpunk from micro-level analyses of example texts to macro-level debates of movements, providing readers with a snapshot of cyberpunk culture and also cyberpunk as culture.   With technology…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
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    Routledge Companions

  • Making Sense of Messages: A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism book cover

    Making Sense of Messages

    A Critical Apprenticeship in Rhetorical Criticism, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Stoner

    Making Sense of Messages, now in its second edition, retains the apprenticeship approach which facilitates effectively learning the complex content and skills of rhetorical theory and criticism.  A new chapter on “The Rhetoric of Ignorance” provides needed theory and examples that help students…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
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  • The Routledge International Handbook of Financialization book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Financialization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Mader, Daniel Mertens, Natascha van der Zwan

    Financialization has become the go-to term for scholars grappling with the growth of finance. This handbook offers the first comprehensive survey of the scholarship on financialization, connecting finance with changes in politics, technology, culture, society and the economy. It takes stock of the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27 
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Dancing God: Staging Hindu Dance in Australia book cover

    The Dancing God

    Staging Hindu Dance in Australia, 1st Edition

    By Amit Sarwal

    The Dancing God: Staging Hindu Dance in Australia charts the sensational and historic journey of de-provincialising and popularising Hindu dance in Australia. In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, colonialism, orientalism and nationalism came together in various combinations to…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27 
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  • Law, Labour and the Humanities: Contemporary European Perspectives book cover

    Law, Labour and the Humanities

    Contemporary European Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiziano Toracca, Angela Condello

    The ontology of work and the economics of value underpin the legal institution, with the existence of modern law predicated upon the subject as labourer. In contemporary Europe, labour is more than a mere economic relationship. Indeed, labour occupies a central position in human existence: since…

    Hardback – 2019-11-22 
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    Discourses of Law

  • Spatial Justice in the City book cover

    Spatial Justice in the City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sophie Watson

    In the context of increasing division and segregation in cities across the world, along with pressing concerns around austerity, environmental degradation, homelessness, violence, and refugees, this book pursues a multidisciplinary approach to spatial justice in the city. Spatial justice has been…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
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    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Polyamory, Monogamy, and American Dreams: The Stories We Tell about Poly Lives and the Cultural Production of Inequality book cover

    Polyamory, Monogamy, and American Dreams

    The Stories We Tell about Poly Lives and the Cultural Production of Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Mimi Schippers

    This book introduces "the poly gaze" as a cultural tool to examine how representations of polyamory and poly lives reflect or challenge cultural hegemonies of race, class, gender, and nation. What role does monogamy play in American Identity, the American dream, and U.S. exceptionalism? How do the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13 
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    Feminism and Female Sexuality

  • The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies: Key Terms in the Field book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies

    Key Terms in the Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Agnew, Jonathan Lamb, Juliane Tomann

    The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies provides the first overview of significant concepts within reenactment studies. The volume includes a co-authored critical introduction and a comprehensive compilation of key term entries contributed by leading reenactment scholars from Europe, North…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11 
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