• Women's Religious Experience book cover

    Women's Religious Experience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Holden

    Most of the early literature concerning women’s religious experience is about exceptional women; those who diverged from the traditional female role to become nuns, mystics or charismatic leaders. While women were permitted to be prophets and visionaries they rarely played an important part in…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24

  • Reflecting on Anna Karenina book cover

    Reflecting on Anna Karenina

    1st Edition

    By Mary Evans

    Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina is considered by many to be one of the greatest novels ever written. This study of its morally ambiguous protagonist, Anna, discusses Tolstoy’s troubled relation to the feminine in terms of the fantasies, hopes, and fears that she represents. In Reflecting on Anna Karenina,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18
    Routledge Library Editions: Tolstoy and Dostoevsky

  • Television and Postfeminist Housekeeping: No Time for Mother book cover

    Television and Postfeminist Housekeeping

    No Time for Mother, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Nathanson

    In this book, Nathanson examines how contemporary American television and associated digital media depict women’s everyday lives as homemakers, career women, and mothers. Her focus on American popular culture from the 1990s through the present reveals two extremes: narratives about women who cannot…

    Paperback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge Advances in Television Studies

  • Gender and Public Relations: Critical Perspectives on Voice, Image and Identity book cover

    Gender and Public Relations

    Critical Perspectives on Voice, Image and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Daymon, Kristin Demetrious

    Although there is a small body of feminist scholarship that problematizes gender in public relations, gender is a relatively undefined area of thinking in the field and there have been few serious studies of the socially constructed roles defining women and men in public relations. This book is…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge New Directions in PR & Communication Research

  • Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption: The Making of Mothers in Contemporary Western Cultures book cover

    Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption

    The Making of Mothers in Contemporary Western Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie O'Donohoe, Margaret Hogg, Pauline Maclaran, Lydia Martens, Lorna Stevens

    It takes more than a baby to make a mother, and mothers make more than babies. Bringing together a range of international studies, Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption examines how marketing and consumer culture constructs particular images of what mothers are, what they should care about and how…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • Feminism and Religion in the 21st Century: Technology, Dialogue, and Expanding Borders book cover

    Feminism and Religion in the 21st Century

    Technology, Dialogue, and Expanding Borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gina Messina-Dysert, Rosemary Radford Ruether

    This anthology of brand new essays will explore the new directions of conversations occurring in relation to feminism and religion, as well as the technological modes being utilized to continue dialogue, expand borders, and create new frontiers in feminism. It is a cross generational project…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03

  • The Ethics of Vulnerability: A Feminist Analysis of Social Life and Practice book cover

    The Ethics of Vulnerability

    A Feminist Analysis of Social Life and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Erinn Gilson

    As concerns about violence, war, terrorism, sexuality, and embodiment have garnered attention in philosophy, the concept of vulnerability has become a shared reference point in these discussions. As a fundamental part of the human condition, vulnerability has significant ethical import: how one…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Aristophanes and Women (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Aristophanes and Women (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Lauren K. Taaffe

    Aristophanes and Women, first published in 1993, investigates the workings of the great Athenian comedian’s ‘women plays’ in an attempt to discern why they were in fact probably quite funny to their original audiences. It is argued that modern students, scholars, and dramatists need to consider…

    Paperback – 2016-06-03
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Political Philosophy of Judith Butler book cover

    The Political Philosophy of Judith Butler

    1st Edition

    By Birgit Schippers

    Judith Butler can justifiably be described as one of the major critical thinkers of our time. While she is best-known for her interventions into feminist debates on gender, sexuality and feminist politics, her focus in recent years has broadened to encompass some of the most pertinent topics of…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Anti-Veiling Campaigns in the Muslim World: Gender, Modernism and the Politics of Dress book cover

    Anti-Veiling Campaigns in the Muslim World

    Gender, Modernism and the Politics of Dress, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Cronin

    In recent years bitter controversies have erupted across Europe and the Middle East about women’s veiling, and especially their wearing of the face-veil or niqab. Yet the deeper issues contained within these controversies – secularism versus religious belief, individual freedom versus social or…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • Pope, Homer, and Manliness: Some Aspects of Eighteenth Century Classical Learning book cover

    Pope, Homer, and Manliness

    Some Aspects of Eighteenth Century Classical Learning, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn D. Williams

    The author here reassesses the concept of ‘masculinity’, and argues that it cannot be seen as an absolute standard, but only as the product of perpetual conflict between competing and unstable models. The argument is sustained by a close reading of the problematic conflict between gendered values…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Homer

  • Off Screen: Women and Film in Italy: Seminar on Italian and American directions book cover

    Off Screen

    Women and Film in Italy: Seminar on Italian and American directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giuliana Bruno, Maria Nadotti

    This feminist anthology from Italy offers an enriching perspective on cinema studies. Focusing on women’s engagement with political theory and film-making, the book never loses sight of the female experience of cinema. It examines how women have chosen to represent themselves and how they have been…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

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