• Marriage in Black: The Pursuit of Married Life among American-born and Immigrant Blacks book cover

    Marriage in Black

    The Pursuit of Married Life among American-born and Immigrant Blacks, 1st Edition

    By Katrina Bell McDonald, Caitlin Cross-Barnet

    Despite the messages we hear from social scientists, policymakers, and the media, black Americans do in fact get married—and many of these marriages last for decades. Marriage in Black offers a progressive perspective on black marriage that rejects talk of black relationship "pathology" in order to…

    Paperback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge

  • Politics Goes to the Movies: Hollywood, Europe, and Beyond book cover

    Politics Goes to the Movies

    Hollywood, Europe, and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Robert P Kolker

    Politics Goes to the Movies introduces the topic of political representation and ideology by analyzing some of the most important politically themed films across the history of cinema in a refreshing and concise volume. Offering a survey of political cinema from 1915 to present day, topics include:…

    Paperback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Sex book cover

    The Psychology of Sex

    1st Edition

    By Meg John Barker

    What can psychology teach us about sex? How do different bodies and brains respond sexually? How can we prevent people being stigmatised for their sexuality? The Psychology of Sex takes you on a tour through the different ways that psychologists have created and sustained certain understandings of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Understanding Cultural Policy book cover

    Understanding Cultural Policy

    1st Edition

    By Carole Rosenstein

    Understanding Cultural Policy provides a practical, comprehensive introduction to thinking about how and why governments intervene in the arts and culture. Cultural policy expert Carole Rosenstein examines the field through comparative, historical, and administrative lenses, while engaging…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Gender book cover

    The Psychology of Gender

    1st Edition

    By Gary Wood

    What is the difference between sex and gender? What is the impact of gender-role stereotypes on our lives, our relationships and the world? What does gender mean to you? The Psychology of Gender looks at our biology, history and culture to consider the impact of gender roles and stereotypes, and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Communicative Civic-ness: Social Media and Political Culture book cover

    Communicative Civic-ness

    Social Media and Political Culture, 1st Edition

    By Bridgette Wessels

    Communicative Civic-ness explores how political culture shapes social media interactions in civic participation, arguing that social media usage is informed by context-specific civil and political culture. Drawing on cutting-edge research, the book develops a new robust theoretical and conceptual…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge

  • Race, Gender, and Culture in International Relations: Postcolonial Perspectives book cover

    Race, Gender, and Culture in International Relations

    Postcolonial Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randolph Persaud, Alina Sajed

    International relations theory has broadened out considerably since the end of the Cold War. Topics and issues once deemed irrelevant to the discipline have been systematically drawn into the debate and great strides have been made in the areas of culture/identity, race, and gender in the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge

  • World Cinema: A Critical Introduction book cover

    World Cinema

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Shekhar Deshpande, Meta Mazaj

    World Cinema: A Critical Introduction is a comprehensive yet accessible guide to film industries across the globe. From the 1980s onwards, new technologies and increased globalization have radically altered the landscape in which films are distributed and exhibited. Films are made from…

    Paperback – 2018-02-09
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Love, Sex, and Marriage: An Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Love, Sex, and Marriage

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Raja Halwani

    How is love different from lust or infatuation? Do love and marriage really go together "like a horse and carriage"? Does sex have any necessary connection to either? And how important are love, sex, and marriage to a well-lived life? In the Second Edition of this lively, lucid, and comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2018-02-02
    Routledge

  • Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: An Introduction book cover

    Cultural Theory and Popular Culture

    An Introduction, 8th Edition

    By John Storey

    In this eighth edition of his award-winning Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: An Introduction, John Storey presents a clear and critical survey of competing theories of and various approaches to popular culture. Its breadth and theoretical unity, exemplified through popular culture, means that…

    Paperback – 2018-02-02
    Routledge

  • Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry: The Social Construction of Female Popular Music Stars book cover

    Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry

    The Social Construction of Female Popular Music Stars, 2nd Edition

    By Kristin J. Lieb

    Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry combines interview data with music industry professionals with theoretical frameworks from sociology, mass communication, and marketing to explain and explore the gender differences female artists experience. This book provides a rare lens on the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Charles Krinsky

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics offers a comprehensive assemblage of cutting-edge critical and theoretical perspectives on the concept of moral panic. All chapters represent original research by many of the most influential theorists and researchers now working in the area of moral…

    Paperback – 2018-01-19
    Routledge

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