• Sexing the Animal in a Post-Humanist World: A Critical Feminist Approach book cover

    Sexing the Animal in a Post-Humanist World

    A Critical Feminist Approach, 1st Edition

    By Roslyn Appleby

    This pioneering collection of essays unpacks the complex discursive and embodied relationships between humans and animals, contributing to a more informed understanding of both human-animal relations and the role of language in social processes. Focusing on the example of shark-human interactions,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-29 
    Routledge

  • Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918 book cover

    Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918

    1st Edition

    By Anna Farkas

    The influence of the women’s movement has long been a scholarly priority in the study of British women’s drama of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, but previous scholarship has largely clustered around two events: the New Woman in the 1890s and the suffrage campaign in the years…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
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    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Multiple Translation Communities in Contemporary Japan book cover

    Multiple Translation Communities in Contemporary Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beverley Curran, Nana Sato-Rossberg, Kikuko Tanabe

    Multiple Translation Communities in Contemporary Japan offers a collection of essays that (1) deepens the understanding of the cultural and linguistic diversity of communities in contemporary Japan and how translation operates in this shifting context and circulates globally by looking at some of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
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    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Populism and Passions: Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity book cover

    Populism and Passions

    Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Cossarini, Fernando Vallespín

    There is a consensus that right, and left-wing populism is on the rise on both sides of the Atlantic, from Donald Trump in the United States, to Spain’s leftist Podemos. These may utilize different kinds of populist mobilizations but the fact remains that elite and mass opinion is fuelling a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
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    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • The Construction of Environmental News: A Study of Scottish Journalism book cover

    The Construction of Environmental News

    A Study of Scottish Journalism, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Campbell

    First published in 1999, this volume is drawn from a 1992-1996 study and seeks to explain the news process used to identify a newsworthy issue and its application to understanding the construction of environmental news. Drawing upon information retrieval and dissemination via journalists,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Spinning for Labour: Trade Unions and the New Media Environment book cover

    Spinning for Labour: Trade Unions and the New Media Environment

    1st Edition

    By Paul Manning

    First published in 1998, this volume asks: are groups or organisations beyond the sphere of Westminster politics doomed to be marginalised in mainstream news coverage, or can the currently fashionable emphasis upon media techniques and 'spin doctoring' offer such non-official news sources a means…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Cultures of Alternative Mobilities: Routes Less Travelled book cover

    The Cultures of Alternative Mobilities

    Routes Less Travelled, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phillip Vannini

    The Cultures of Alternative Mobilities presents a series of ethnographic studies, focusing on the local cultures of mobilities and immobilities, emphasizing the everyday sense of contingency and heterogeneity that accompanies them. Compensating for the excess of theory and criticism based on the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • The Scary Screen: Media Anxiety in The Ring book cover

    The Scary Screen

    Media Anxiety in The Ring, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristen Lacefield

    In 1991, the publication of Koji Suzuki's Ring, the first novel of a bestselling trilogy, inaugurated a tremendous outpouring of cultural production in Japan, Korea, and the United States. Just as the subject of the book is the deadly viral reproduction of a VHS tape, so, too, is the vast…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
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  • The Empty Museum: Western Cultures and the Artistic Field in Modern Japan book cover

    The Empty Museum

    Western Cultures and the Artistic Field in Modern Japan, 1st Edition

    By Masaaki Morishita

    This book examines the processes through which public art museums, as modern Western institutions, were introduced to Japan in the late nineteenth century and how they subsequently developed distinctive national characteristics. The author focuses on one of the most distinctive forms of Japanese…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
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  • Culture, Bodies and the Sociology of Health book cover

    Culture, Bodies and the Sociology of Health

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Ettorre

    Culture, Bodies and the Sociology of Health explores the boundaries between bodies and society with special reference to uncovering the cultural components of health and the ways in which bodies are categorized according to a form of culturally embedded 'health orthodoxy'. Illustrating the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Discourse Power Address: The Politics of Public Communication book cover

    Discourse Power Address

    The Politics of Public Communication, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Price

    'Discourse Power Address' identifies the existence of 'directive' address, a form of strategic communication which is employed in a number of dominant practices, including Advertising, Politics, Public Relations and Corporate representation. Stuart Price argues that the simulation of intimacy in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Distortion and Love: An Anthropological Reading of the Art and Life of Stanley Spencer book cover

    Distortion and Love

    An Anthropological Reading of the Art and Life of Stanley Spencer, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Rapport

    In this ground-breaking book, a theory of ’distortion’ - of the way in which the processes of human life are subject to interference, diversion and transformation - is developed by way of the art of one of Britain’s greatest twentieth-century painters and that art’s public reception. Devoted to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
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