• Progressive Sexuality Education: The Conceits of Secularism book cover

    Progressive Sexuality Education

    The Conceits of Secularism, 1st Edition

    By Mary Lou Rasmussen

    This book engages contemporary debates about the notion of secularism outside of the field of education in order to consider how secularism shapes the formation of progressive sexuality education. Focusing on the US, Canada, Ireland, Aotearoa-New Zealand and Australia, this text considers the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Women and Media in the Middle East: From Veiling to Blogging book cover

    Women and Media in the Middle East

    From Veiling to Blogging, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nahed Eltantawy

    The traditional image of the Middle Eastern woman, as portrayed by the Western media, has tended to be one of a woman oppressed by men and religion. Veiling intensifies this image of supposed powerlessness and imprisonment. However, the Arab Spring uprisings have introduced the West to women in the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Gender, Media, Sport book cover

    Gender, Media, Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susanna Hedenborg, Gertrud Pfister

    Despite the position that sport occupies at the centre of public attention, and despite the billions of consumers and immense coverage which it attracts from around the globe, it seems that the media prioritise coverage of only a very small fraction of sporting events, and a few prominent athletes.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Community-Based Research on LGBT Aging book cover

    Community-Based Research on LGBT Aging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian De Vries, Catherine F. Croghan

    The study of LGBT aging is in its infancy. In the absence of federal data on this often hidden population, community groups and organizations from across the country have taken it upon themselves to understand and assess the needs of this first cohort to reach later life in a time of LGBT public…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Teaching Gender: Feminist Pedagogy and Responsibility in Times of Political Crisis book cover

    Teaching Gender

    Feminist Pedagogy and Responsibility in Times of Political Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beatriz Revelles-Benavente, Ana M. González Ramos

    Teaching Gender: Feminist Pedagogy and Responsibility in Times of Political Crisis addresses the neoliberalization of the university, what this means in real terms, and strategic pedagogical responses to teaching within this context across disciplines and region. Inspired by bell hooks’ "…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Teaching with Gender

  • Adopted Women and Biological Fathers: Reimagining stories of origin and trauma book cover

    Adopted Women and Biological Fathers

    Reimagining stories of origin and trauma, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Hughes

    Adopted Women and Biological Fathers offers a critical and deconstructive challenge to the dominant notions of adoptive identity. The author explores adoptive women’s experiences of meeting their biological fathers and reflects on personal narratives to give an authoritative overview of both the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • A Womb of Her Own: Women's Struggle for Sexual and Reproductive Autonomy book cover

    A Womb of Her Own

    Women's Struggle for Sexual and Reproductive Autonomy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ellen L.K. Toronto, Joann Ponder, Kristin Davisson, Maurine Kelber Kelly

    Gender and body-based distinctions continue to be a defining component of women’s identities, both in psychoanalytic treatment and in life. Although females have made progress in many areas, their status within the human community has remained unstable and subject to societal whim. A Womb of Her…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge

  • Sex Trafficking in Postcolonial Literature: Transnational Narratives from Joyce to Bolaño book cover

    Sex Trafficking in Postcolonial Literature

    Transnational Narratives from Joyce to Bolaño, 1st Edition

    By Laura Barberán Reinares

    At present, the bulk of the existing research on sex trafficking originates in the social sciences. Sex Trafficking in Postcolonial Literature adds an original perspective on this issue by examining representations of sex trafficking in postcolonial literature. This book is a sustained…

    Paperback – 2017-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Masculinity in Opera book cover

    Masculinity in Opera

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Purvis

    This book addresses the ways in which masculinity is negotiated, constructed, represented, and problematized within operatic music and practice. Although the consideration of masculine ontology and epistemology has pervaded cultural and sociological studies since the late 1980s, and masculinity has…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • The Culture of Digital Fighting Games: Performance and Practice book cover

    The Culture of Digital Fighting Games

    Performance and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Todd Harper

    This book examines the complex network of influences that collide in the culture of digital fighting games. Players from all over the world engage in competitive combat with one another, forming communities in both real and virtual spaces, attending tournaments and battling online via…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Postfeminism and Paternity in Contemporary US Film: Framing Fatherhood book cover

    Postfeminism and Paternity in Contemporary US Film

    Framing Fatherhood, 1st Edition

    By Hannah Hamad

    This book interrogates representations of fatherhood across the spectrum of popular U.S. film of the early twenty-first century. It situates them in relation to postfeminist discourse, identifying and discussing dominant paradigms and tropes that emerge from the tendency of popular cinema to…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • The New Woman's Film: Femme-centric Movies for Smart Chicks book cover

    The New Woman's Film

    Femme-centric Movies for Smart Chicks, 1st Edition

    By Hilary Radner

    With the chick flick arguably in decline, film scholars may well ask: what has become of the woman’s film? Little attention has been paid to the proliferation of films, often from the independent sector, that do not sit comfortably in either the category of popular culture or that of high art––…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge

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