• Revenge Pornography: Gender, Sexuality and Motivations book cover

    Revenge Pornography

    Gender, Sexuality and Motivations

    By Matthew Hall, Jeff Hearn

    Facilitated by developments in technologies, the non-consensual posting of sexually explicit images of someone else for revenge, entertainment or political motive – so called ‘revenge porn’ – has become a global phenomenon. This ground breaking book argues that these fundamental and recurring…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08 

  • Regulating the Lives of Women: Social Welfare Policy from Colonial Times to the Present book cover

    Regulating the Lives of Women

    Social Welfare Policy from Colonial Times to the Present, 3rd Edition

    By Miriam Abramovitz

    Widely praised as an outstanding contribution to social welfare and feminist scholarship, Regulating the Lives of Women (1988, 1996), was one of the first books to apply a race and gender lens to U.S. welfare state history, offering a major corrective to earlier accounts. It successfully exposes…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08 

  • Fashion and Narrative in Victorian Popular Literature: Double Threads book cover

    Fashion and Narrative in Victorian Popular Literature

    Double Threads

    By Madeleine C. Seys

    We know that way we dress says a lot about us. It’s drilled into us by our parents as children, as adults throughout our working lives, and eternally from the culture surrounding us. Our dress tells the outside world of the culture and era we come from to our social status within that culture. Our…

    Hardback – 2017-09-08 
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • The Collected Works of Jane Cavendish book cover

    The Collected Works of Jane Cavendish

    Edited by Alexandra G. Bennett

    The first scholarly edition of the complete works of Jane Cavendish, this volume presents as complete a collection as possible of works and historical documents pertaining to a particularly compelling figure from the English Civil War. These include two manuscript poem and play collections, family…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06 
    The Early Modern Englishwoman, 1500-1750: Contemporary Editions

  • Elite Women and the Agricultural Landscape, 1700–1830 book cover

    Elite Women and the Agricultural Landscape, 1700–1830

    By Briony McDonagh

    Social and economic histories of the long eighteenth century have largely ignored women as a class of landowners and improvers. 1700 to 1830 was a period in which the landscape of large swathes of the English Midlands was reshaped – both materially and imaginatively – by parliamentary enclosure and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Studies in Historical Geography

  • Phenomenology of Plurality: Hannah Arendt on Political Intersubjectivity book cover

    Phenomenology of Plurality

    Hannah Arendt on Political Intersubjectivity

    By Sophie Loidolt

    This book develops a unique phenomenology of plurality by introducing Hannah Arendt’s work into current debates taking place in the phenomenological tradition. Loidolt offers a systematic treatment of plurality that unites the fields of phenomenology, political theory, social ontology, and Arendt…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • Embodying Militarism: Exploring the spaces and bodies in-between book cover

    Embodying Militarism

    Exploring the spaces and bodies in-between

    Edited by Synne L. Dyvik, Lauren Greenwood

    How are militarism and militarisation embodied and why is it important to study these concepts together? This volume highlights a lack of research into people’s emotions, bodies and experiences in global politics, and brings these important dimensions to bear on how we study militarism and process…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 

  • Cinema in Muslim Societies book cover

    Cinema in Muslim Societies

    Edited by Ali Nobil Ahmad

    This book collates a comprehensive range of fascinating essays by leading authors on film from across the Muslim world. Responding to political and theoretical misconceptions about Islam and Muslim culture, it covers North African, Arab and Asian cinemas in a rich series of industry histories,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 

  • Women's Transitions from Prison: The post-release experience book cover

    Women's Transitions from Prison

    The post-release experience

    By Rosemary Sheehan, Chris Trotter

    Women continue to be one of the fastest growing groups of offenders with an increasing group of women involved in the criminal justice system around the world. Whilst internationally women comprise a low percentage of the total prison population, there is an escalating use of custody inextricably…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Homegrown: Engaged Cultural Criticism book cover


    Engaged Cultural Criticism

    By bell hooks, Amalia Mesa-Bains

    In Homegrown, cultural critics bell hooks and Amalia Mesa-Bains reflect on the innate solidarity between Black and Latino culture. Riffing on everything from home and family to multiculturalism and the mass media, hooks and Mesa-Bains invite readers to re-examine and confront the polarizing…

    Paperback – 2017-09-04 

  • George Eliot and Schiller: Intertextuality and Cross-Cultural Discourse book cover

    George Eliot and Schiller

    Intertextuality and Cross-Cultural Discourse

    By Deborah Guth

    This title was first published in 2003. Though Friedrich Schiller enjoyed prominent literary standing and great popularity in nineteenth century literary England, his influence has been largely neglected in recent scholarship on the period. With George Eliot and Schiller: Intertextuality and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-03 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dalit Women of Nepal: Strategies of Resistance book cover

    Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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