• Affective Sexual Pedagogies in Film and Television book cover

    Affective Sexual Pedagogies in Film and Television

    1st Edition

    By Kyra Clarke

    Popular film and television hold valuable potential for learning about sex and sexuality beyond the information-based model of sex education currently in schools. This book argues that the representation of complicated—or "messy"—relationships in these popular cultural forms makes them potent as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Women in Audio book cover

    Women in Audio

    1st Edition

    By Leslie Gaston-Bird

    Women in Audio features almost 100 profiles and stories of audio engineers who are women and have achieved success throughout the history of the trade. Beginning with a historical view, the book covers the achievements of women in various audio professions and then focuses on organizations…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Focal Press
    Audio Engineering Society Presents

  • Global Health and Security: Critical Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Global Health and Security

    Critical Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colleen O'Manique, Pieter Fourie

    The past decade has witnessed a significant increase in the construction of health as a security issue by national governments and multilateral organizations. This book provides the first critical, feminist analysis of the flesh-and-blood impacts of the securitization of health on different bodies,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Celebrity Worship book cover

    Celebrity Worship

    1st Edition

    By Pete Ward

    Celebrity Worship provides an introduction to the fascinating study of celebrity culture and religion. The book argues for celebrity as a foundational component for any consideration of the relationship between religion, media and culture. Celebrity worship is seen as a vibrant and interactive…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Media, Religion and Culture

  • Law and Justice in Japanese Popular Culture: From Crime Fighting Robots to Duelling Pocket Monsters book cover

    Law and Justice in Japanese Popular Culture

    From Crime Fighting Robots to Duelling Pocket Monsters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ashley Pearson, Thomas Giddens, Kieran Tranter

    In a world of globalised media, Japanese popular culture has become a signifi cant fountainhead for images, narrative, artefacts, and identity. From Pikachu, to instantly identifi able manga memes, to the darkness of adult anime, and the hyper- consumerism of product tie- ins, Japan has bequeathed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Lost in Perfection: Impacts of Optimisation on Culture and Psyche book cover

    Lost in Perfection

    Impacts of Optimisation on Culture and Psyche, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vera King, Benigna Gerisch, Hartmut Rosa

    The permanent struggle for optimisation can be seen as one of the most significant cultural principles of contemporary Western societies: the demand for improved performance and efficiency as well as the pursuit of self-improvement are con-sidered necessary in order to keep pace with an accelerated…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Emotions, Everyday Life and Sociology book cover

    Emotions, Everyday Life and Sociology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    This volume explores the emotions that are intricately woven into the texture of everyday life and experience. A contribution to the literature on the sociology of emotions, it focuses on the role of emotions as being integral to daily life, broadening our understanding by examining both ‘core’…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Wrestling in Britain: Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences book cover

    Wrestling in Britain

    Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Litherland

    At the intersection of sport, entertainment and performance, wrestling occupies a unique position in British popular culture. This is the first book to offer a detailed historical and cultural analysis of British professional wrestling, exploring the shifting popularity of the sport as well as its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Love's Labor: Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency book cover

    Love's Labor

    Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency, 2nd Edition

    By Eva Feder Kittay

    This new edition of Eva Feder Kittay’s feminist classic, Love’s Labor, explores how theories of justice and morality must be reconfigured when intersecting with care and dependency, and the failure of policy towards women who engage in care work. The work is hailed as a major contribution to the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Edge of Sex: Navigating a Sexually Confusing Culture from the Margins book cover

    The Edge of Sex

    Navigating a Sexually Confusing Culture from the Margins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Speidel, Micah Jones

    The Edge of Sex is an anthology of voices from the margins, bringing together 37 writers to discuss their experiences of sex and sex education in America. The anthology explores often overlooked and excluded identities, with pieces on sexuality and disabilities, survivors of assault, sex work as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Color Line: A Short Introduction book cover

    The Color Line

    A Short Introduction, 1st Edition

    By David Lyons

    The Color Line provides a concise history of the role of race and ethnicity in the US, from the early colonial period to the present, to reveal the public policies and private actions that have enabled racial subordination and the actors who have fought against it. Focusing on Native Americans,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Postfeminism and Organization book cover

    Postfeminism and Organization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Lewis, Yvonne Benschop, Ruth Simpson

    This edited book inserts postfeminism (PF) as a critical concept into understandings of work and organization. While the notion of PF has been extensively investigated in cultural and media studies, it has yet to emerge within organization studies - remaining marginal to understandings of work…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

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