• Thanatourism and Cinematic Representations of Risk: Screening the End of Tourism book cover

    Thanatourism and Cinematic Representations of Risk

    Screening the End of Tourism, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    In today’s world, the need to eliminate natural and human-made disasters has been at the forefront of national and international socio-political agendas. The management of risks such as terrorism, labour strikes, protests and environmental degradation has become pivotal for countries that depend on…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Multicultural Politics of Recognition and Postcolonial Citizenship: Rethinking the Nation book cover

    Multicultural Politics of Recognition and Postcolonial Citizenship

    Rethinking the Nation, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Busbridge

    This book examines claims for recognition of cultural difference from immigrant and Indigenous minorities, highlighting the ways in which they intersect with ideas of national community. Busbridge argues that there is an important, albeit under-explored, relationship between nation and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Mega-Events as Economies of the Imagination: Creating Atmospheres for Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020 book cover

    Mega-Events as Economies of the Imagination

    Creating Atmospheres for Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    Atmosphere, the elusive ambiance of a place, enables or hinders its mobility in global consumption contexts. Atmosphere connects to social imaginaries, utopian representational frames producing the culture of a city or country. But who resolves atmospheric contradictions in a place’s social and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Women Activating Agency in Academia: Metaphors, Manifestos and Memoir book cover

    Women Activating Agency in Academia

    Metaphors, Manifestos and Memoir, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison L. Black, Susanne Garvis

    Women Activating Agency in Academia seeks to create and expand safe spaces for scholarly, professional and personal stories and assemblages of agency. It provides readers with the opportunity to connect with the strategies women are using to navigate academe and the core values, linked to trust,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Aesthetic Violence and Women in Film: Kill Bill with Flying Daggers book cover

    Aesthetic Violence and Women in Film

    Kill Bill with Flying Daggers, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Kupfer

    Aesthetic Violence and Women in Film is a highly readable and timely analysis of the intersection of two recent cinematic trends in martial arts films: aesthetic violence and warrior women. Joseph Kupfer establishes specific categories of aesthetic film violence, including hyper-violence, a visual…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Childhood, Literature and Science: Fragile Subjects book cover

    Childhood, Literature and Science

    Fragile Subjects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jutta Ahlbeck, Päivi Lappalainen, Kati Launis, Kirsi Tuohela

    How do we understand, imagine and remember childhood? In what ways do cultural representations and scientific discourses meet in their ways of portraying children?Childhood, Literature and Science aims to answer these questions by tracing how images of childhood(s) and children in Western modernity…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Physical Cultural Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Physical Cultural Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Silk, David Andrews, Holly Thorpe

    Physical cultural studies (PCS) is a dynamic and rapidly developing field of study. This handbook offers the first definitive account of the state of the art in PCS, showcasing the latest research and methodological approaches. It examines the boundaries, preoccupations, theories and politics of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Digital Culture book cover

    Geographies of Digital Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tilo Felgenhauer, Karsten Gäbler

    “Digital culture” reflects the ways in which the ubiquity and increasing use of digital devices and infrastructures is changing the arenas of human experience, creating new cultural realities. Whereas much of the existing literature on digital culture addresses the topic through a sociological,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Chinese Television and National Identity Construction: The Cultural Politics of Music-Entertainment Programmes book cover

    Chinese Television and National Identity Construction

    The Cultural Politics of Music-Entertainment Programmes, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Gorfinkel

    This book examines music entertainment programmes on China Central Television, China’s only national level television network, as well as on nationally-available provincial channels, exploring how such programmes project a nuanced image of China’s identity and position in the world. It shows how…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • Brands: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Brands

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan E. Schroeder

    Branding has emerged as a cornerstone of marketing practice and corporate strategy, as well as a central cultural practice. In this book, Jonathan Schroeder brings together a curated selection of the most influential and thought-provoking papers on brands and branding from Consumption Markets and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cultural Pedagogies and Human Conduct book cover

    Cultural Pedagogies and Human Conduct

    1st Edition

    By Megan Watkins, Greg Noble, Catherine Driscoll

    Pedagogy is often glossed as the ‘art and science of teaching’ but this focus typically ties it to the instructional practices of formalised schooling. Like the emerging work on ‘public pedagogies’, the notion of cultural pedagogies signals the importance of the pedagogic in realms other than…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Bodies, Symbols and Organizational Practice: The Gendered Dynamics of Power book cover

    Bodies, Symbols and Organizational Practice

    The Gendered Dynamics of Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Agnes Bolsø, Stine Svendsen, Siri Sørensen

    Despite all the efforts to promote change, power and authority still seem to be permanently associated with the white, the straight and the masculine, both symbolically and in the everyday world of organizations. As the intricate relationship between the symbolic and the everyday remains…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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