• A Cultural Approach to Emotional Disorders: Psychological and Aesthetic Interpretations book cover

    A Cultural Approach to Emotional Disorders

    Psychological and Aesthetic Interpretations, 1st Edition

    By E. Deidre Pribram

    In her latest contribution to the growing field of emotion studies, Deidre Pribram makes a compelling argument for why culturalist approaches to the study of emotional "disorders" continue to be eschewed, even as the sociocultural and historical study of mental illness flourishes. The author ties…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge

  • Motherhood in the Media: Infanticide, Journalism, and the Digital Age book cover

    Motherhood in the Media

    Infanticide, Journalism, and the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Barnett

    This book examines contemporary media stories about women who kill their children. By analyzing media texts, motherhood blogs, and journalistic interviews, the book seeks to understand better maternal violence and the factors that lead women to harm their children. The central thesis of this book…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge

  • Viewing Pleasure and Being a Showgirl: How Do I Look? book cover

    Viewing Pleasure and Being a Showgirl

    How Do I Look?, 1st Edition

    By Alison J. Carr

    Drawing on interviews with a breadth of different showgirls, from shows in Paris, Las Vegas, Berlin, and Los Angeles, as well as her own artworks and those by other contemporary and historical artists, this book examines the experiences of showgirls and those who watch them, to challenge the…

    Hardback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge
    Sexualities in Society

  • Varieties of Opposition to Gender Equality in Europe book cover

    Varieties of Opposition to Gender Equality in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mieke Verloo

    In contrast to the wealth of studies on progress towards gender equality, opposition to gender equality is rarely studied, which makes it difficult to understand the positive and negative dynamics of gender equality as a political project. The first of its kind, this timely collection examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Routledge Handbook of Celebrity Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Celebrity Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Elliott

    Ours is the age of celebrity. An inescapable aspect of daily life in our media-saturated societies of the twenty-first century, celebrity is celebrated for its infinite plasticity and glossy seductions. But there is also a darker side. Celebrity culture is littered from end to end with addictions,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Feminism's Queer Temporalities book cover

    Feminism's Queer Temporalities

    1st Edition

    By Sam McBean

    Despite feminism’s uneven movements, it has been predominantly understood through metaphors of generations or waves. Feminism's Queer Temporalities builds on critiques of the limitations of this linear model to explore alternative ways of imagining feminism’s timing. It finds in feminism’s literary…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge
    Transformations

  • Lesbian Geographies: Gender, Place and Power book cover

    Lesbian Geographies

    Gender, Place and Power, 1st Edition

    By Kath Browne, Eduarda Ferreira

    It has long been recognised that the spatialisation of sexual lives is always gendered. Sexism and male dominance are a pervasive reality and lesbian issues are rarely afforded the same prominence as gay issues. Thus, lesbian geographies continue to be a salient axis of difference, challenging the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • Feminist Theory Across Disciplines: Feminist Community and American Women's Poetry book cover

    Feminist Theory Across Disciplines

    Feminist Community and American Women's Poetry, 1st Edition

    By Shira Wolosky

    Defying traditional definitions of public and private as gendered terms, and broadening discussion of women’s writing in relation to feminist work done in other fields, this study addresses American women’s poetry from the seventeenth to late-twentieth century. Engaging the fields of literary…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Domestic Violence in Diverse Contexts: A Re-examination of Gender book cover

    Domestic Violence in Diverse Contexts

    A Re-examination of Gender, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Wendt, Lana Zannettino

    Overwhelmingly, it is women who are the victims of domestic violence and this book puts women’s experiences of domestic violence at its centre, whilst acknowledging their many diverse and complex identities. Concentrating on the various forms of domestic abuse and its occurrence and manifestations…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Beyond Gender: An Advanced Introduction to Futures of Feminist and Sexuality Studies book cover

    Beyond Gender

    An Advanced Introduction to Futures of Feminist and Sexuality Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Greta Olson, Mirjam Horn-Schott, Daniel Hartley, Regina Leonie Schmidt

    Scholars and activists often narrate the history of gender and feminism as a progression of "waves," said to mark high points of innovation in theory and moments of political breakthrough. Arguing for the notion of multiple futurities over that of progressive waves, Beyond Gender combines…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice book cover

    Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Wendt, Nicole Moulding

    Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice explores feminism as core to social work knowledge, practice and ethics. It demonstrates how gender-neutral perspectives and practices obscure gender discourses and power relations. It also shows feminist social work practice can transform areas of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Education and the Global Rural: Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Education and the Global Rural

    Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Pini, Relebohile Moletsane, Martin Mills

    This edited collection challenges the urban-centric nature of much feminist work on gender and education. The context for the book is the radical reconfiguration of rural areas that has occurred in recent decades as a result of globalisation. From a range of diverse national contexts, including…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

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