• Youth Studies: An Introduction book cover

    Youth Studies

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Andy Furlong

    Youth Studies: an introduction is a clear, jargon-free and accessible textbook which will be invaluable in helping to explain concepts, theories and trends within youth studies. The concise summaries of key texts and the ideas of important theorists make the book an invaluable resource. The book…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01

  • Lillian Gilbreth: Redefining Domesticity book cover

    Lillian Gilbreth

    Redefining Domesticity, 1st Edition

    By Julie Des Jardins

    Lillian Gilbreth is a stunning example of female ingenuity in the early twentieth century. At a time when women were standard fixtures in the home and barely accepted in many professions, Gilbreth excelled in both spheres, concurrently winning honors as 'Engineer of the Year' and 'Mother of the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-25
    Lives of American Women

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    Studies in Trans-Disciplinary Method

    After the Aesthetic Turn, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    This groundbreaking and innovative text addresses the deep ontological and epistemological commitments that underpin conventional positivist methods and then demonstrates how "method" can be understood in much broader and more interesting ways. Drawing on a broad range of philosophical and…

    Paperback – 2012-09-10

  • Practicing Convergence Journalism: An Introduction to Cross-Media Storytelling book cover

    Practicing Convergence Journalism

    An Introduction to Cross-Media Storytelling, 1st Edition

    By Janet Kolodzy

    Practicing Convergence Journalism teaches budding journalists how to make the most of digital technology to tell their stories effectively across multiple media platforms—in print, audio, video and online. Janet Kolodzy addresses multi-media and cross-media thinking, organizing, reporting and…

    Paperback – 2012-08-08

  • Studying Men and Masculinities book cover

    Studying Men and Masculinities

    1st Edition

    By David Buchbinder

    The late-twentieth-century anxiety about a ‘crisis in masculinity’ still persists today, particularly in English-speaking cultures. Studying Men and Masculinities offers an engaging and comprehensive overview of masculinity. Drawing on a wide range of cultural practices and texts from…

    Paperback – 2012-07-19

  • The Media Studies Reader book cover

    The Media Studies Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurie Ouellette

    Designed for the critical media studies curriculum, The Media Studies Reader is an entry point into the major theories and debates that have shaped critical media studies from the 1940s to the present. Combining foundational essays with influential new writings, this collection provides a tool box…

    Paperback – 2012-07-18

  • A Theory of Adaptation book cover

    A Theory of Adaptation

    2nd Edition

    By Linda Hutcheon

    A Theory of Adaptation explores the continuous development of creative adaptation, and argues that the practice of adapting is central to the story-telling imagination. Linda Hutcheon develops a theory of adaptation through a range of media, from film and opera, to video games, pop music and theme…

    Paperback – 2012-07-18

  • Feminist Film Studies book cover

    Feminist Film Studies

    1st Edition

    By Karen Hollinger

    Feminist Film Studies is a readable, yet comprehensive textbook for introductory classes in feminist film theory and criticism. Karen Hollinger provides an accessible overview of women’s representation and involvement in film, complemented by analyses of key texts that illustrate major topics in…

    Paperback – 2012-07-13

  • Visual Sociology book cover

    Visual Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Douglas Harper

    Visual sociology has been part of the sociological vocabulary since the 1970s, but until now there has not been a comprehensive text that introduces this area. Written by one of the founding fathers in the field, Visual Sociology explores how the world that is seen, photographed, drawn, or…

    Paperback – 2012-07-03

  • The Sound Studies Reader book cover

    The Sound Studies Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Sterne

    The Sound Studies Reader blends recent work that self-consciously describes itself as ‘sound studies’ along with earlier and lesser-known scholarship on sound from across the humanities and social sciences. The Sound Studies Reader touches on key themes like noise and silence; architecture,…

    Paperback – 2012-06-21

  • Organs without Bodies: On Deleuze and Consequences book cover

    Organs without Bodies

    On Deleuze and Consequences, 1st Edition

    By Slavoj Zizek

    With a new introduction by the author In this deliciously polemical work, a giant of cultural theory immerses himself in the ideas of a giant of French thought. In his inimical style, Zizek links Deleuze's work with both Oedipus and Hegel, figures from whom the French philosopher distanced himself…

    Paperback – 2012-04-26
    Routledge Classics

  • Understanding Religion and Popular Culture book cover

    Understanding Religion and Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Ray Clark, Dan W. Clanton Jr.

    This introductory text provides students with a 'toolbox' of approaches for analyzing religion and popular culture. It encourages readers to think critically about the ways in which popular cultural practices and products, especially those considered as forms of entertainment, are laden with…

    Paperback – 2012-04-19

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