• The Political Economy of Celebrity Activism book cover

    The Political Economy of Celebrity Activism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nathan Farrell

    This edited collection brings together scholarly works of both a theoretical and empirical nature to critically analyse the forms and functions of the contemporary celebrity activist, and to examine how these intersect with the political economic structures in which celebrity activists operate.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Bodies and Transformance in Contemporary Taiwanese Theater book cover

    Bodies and Transformance in Contemporary Taiwanese Theater

    1st Edition

    By Peilin Liang

    In Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater, Peilin Liang develops a theory of bodily transformation. Proposing the concept of transformance, a conscious and rigorous process of self-cultivation toward a reconceptualized body, Liang shows how theater practitioners of minoritized…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Theatrical Jurisprudence book cover

    Towards a Theatrical Jurisprudence

    1st Edition

    By Marett Leiboff

    This book brings the insights of theatre theory to law, legal interpretation and the jurisprudential to reshape law as a practice of response and responsibility. Confronting a Baconian antitheatrical legality embedded in its jurisprudences and interpretative practices, the book turns to theatre…

    Hardback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Women Speak Nation: Gender, Culture, and Politics book cover

    Women Speak Nation

    Gender, Culture, and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Panchali Ray

    Women Speak Nation underlines the centrality of gender within the ideological construction of nationalism. The volume locates itself in a rich scholarship of feminist critique of the relationship between political, economic, cultural and social formations and normative gendered relations to try and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-11 
    Routledge India
    South Asian History and Culture

  • Reading Lacan's Écrits: From ‘The Freudian Thing’ to 'Remarks on Daniel Lagache' book cover

    Reading Lacan's Écrits: From ‘The Freudian Thing’ to 'Remarks on Daniel Lagache'

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Hook, Calum Neill, Stijn Vanheule

    The Écrits was Jacques Lacan’s single most important text, a landmark in psychoanalysis which epitomized his aim of returning to Freud via structural linguistics, philosophy and literature. Reading Lacan’s Écrits is the first extensive set of commentaries on the complete edition of Lacan’s Écrits…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge

  • Law and the Passions: Why Emotion Matters for Justice book cover

    Law and the Passions

    Why Emotion Matters for Justice, 1st Edition

    By Julia Shaw

    Engaging with the underlying social context in which emotions are a motivational force, Law and the Passions provides a uniquely inclusive commentary on the significance and influence of emotions in the history and continuing development of legal judgment, policy formation, legal practice and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07 
    Routledge

  • Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration: A Wall Rise Up book cover

    Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration

    A Wall Rise Up, 1st Edition

    By Victoria M. Bryan

    Television shows that we might call ‘prestige television’ represent prison in ways that are sometimes reductive, sometimes powerful, and sometimes exceedingly complex. This book examines various programmes across the genres of drama, comedy and horror that utilize prison or places of incarceration…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians book cover

    Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians

    1st Edition

    By Abigail Gardner

        Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians focuses on ageing within contemporary popular music. It argues that context, genres, memoirs, racial politics and place all contribute to how women are 'aged' in popular music.   Framing contemporary female musicians as canonical grandmothers, Rude Girls…

    Hardback – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Animals, Anthropomorphism and Mediated Encounters book cover

    Animals, Anthropomorphism and Mediated Encounters

    1st Edition

    By Claire Parkinson

    This book critically investigates the pervasiveness of anthropomorphised animals in popular culture. Anthropomorphism in popular visual media has long been denounced for being unsophisticated or emotionally manipulative. It is often criticised for over-expressing similarities between humans and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Ungendering Technology: Women’s Mastery of Technology in the Masculine Sphere book cover

    Ungendering Technology

    Women’s Mastery of Technology in the Masculine Sphere, 1st Edition

    By Carol Haddad

    This book offers fresh insight into women’s mastery of technologies commonly associated with men, and the important implications for institutional efforts to attract women and girls to technical courses and careers. The work is structured across five original case studies featuring: breast cancer…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • White Masculinity in Contemporary Australia: The Good Ol’ Aussie Bloke book cover

    White Masculinity in Contemporary Australia

    The Good Ol’ Aussie Bloke, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Waling

    Spanning the disciplines of sociology, history, media and cultural studies of popular culture, this book offers a historical exploration of Australian masculine tropes and an examination of contemporary representations of masculinity in the media. With attention to a range of thematic issues,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Gender, Space and City Bankers book cover

    Gender, Space and City Bankers

    1st Edition

    By Helen Longlands

    Gendered processes of globalisation, transnationalisation and urbanisation are increasing local and global inequalities and widening the gap between the rich and poor. The global finance industry plays a key role in these processes, directing its operations from local command points in global…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

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