• Disability, Media, and Representations: Other Bodies book cover

    Disability, Media, and Representations

    Other Bodies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacob Johanssen, Diana Garrisi

    Bringing together scholars from around the world to research the intersection between media and disability, this edited collection aims to offer an interdisciplinary exploration and critique of print, broadcast and online representations of physical and mental impairments. Drawing on a wide range…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
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    Routledge Research in Disability and Media Studies

  • Bisexuality, Religion and Spirituality: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Bisexuality, Religion and Spirituality

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip, Alex Toft

    This book brings together the work of an international team of experts investigating the intersection of bisexuality, religion and spirituality. Drawing from disciplines such as sociology, psychology, theology, religious studies and literary studies, it critically examines, both theoretically and…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
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    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Religion

  • Women and Society in Early Medieval India: Re-interpreting Epigraphs book cover

    Women and Society in Early Medieval India

    Re-interpreting Epigraphs, 1st Edition

    By Anjali Verma

    This book examines women and society in India during 600–1200 CE through epigraphs. It offers an analysis of inscriptional data at the pan-India level to explore key themes, including early marriage, deprivation of girls from education, property rights, widowhood and satī, as well as women in…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge India

  • Discourse on Rights in India: Debates and Dilemmas book cover

    Discourse on Rights in India

    Debates and Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bijayalaxmi Nanda, Nupur Ray

    This book is a compelling examination of the theoretical discourse on rights and its relationship with ideas, institutions and practices in the Indian context. By engaging with the crucial categories of class, caste, gender, region and religion, it draws attention to the contradictions and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge India

  • The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919: A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War book cover

    The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919

    A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jangkhomang Guite, Thongkholal Haokip

    This book explores the Kuki uprising against the British Empire during the First World War in Northeast frontier of India (then Assam-Burma frontier). It underlines how of the three-year war (1917–1919), spanning over 6,000 square miles, is crucial to understanding present-day Northeast India. The…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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  • Women and the Puranic Tradition in India book cover

    Women and the Puranic Tradition in India

    1st Edition

    By Monika Saxena

    This book analyses the diverse ways in which women have been represented in the Purāṇic traditions in ancient India – the virtuous wife, mother, daughter, widow, and prostitute – against the socio-religious milieu around CE 300–1000. Purāṇas (lit. ancient narratives) are brahmanical texts that…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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  • Jane Austen and Altruism book cover

    Jane Austen and Altruism

    1st Edition

    By Magdalen Ki

    Jane Austen and Altruism identifies a compelling theme, namely, the view that Jane Austen propounds a rigorous, boundary-sensitive model of altruism that counters the human propensity to selfishness and promotes the culture of cooperation. In her days, altruism was commonly known as "benevolence",…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
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    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • Women Photographers of the Pacific World, 1857–1930 book cover

    Women Photographers of the Pacific World, 1857–1930

    1st Edition

    By Anne Maxwell

    This is the first book to examine the lives and works of women photographers active in the settler colonial nations of the Pacific Rim from 1857–1930. The few histories of women’s photography that have been written so far have been confined to developments in Britain, France, Germany and the USA,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
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    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Queer Campus Climate: An Ethnographic Fantasia book cover

    Queer Campus Climate

    An Ethnographic Fantasia, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Arnberg

    Queer Campus Climate: An Ethnographic Fantasia is a visceral and provocative account of the lives of ten queer college men living in the Deep South. The book serves many goals. It is an emancipatory research document told in the raucous, fiery voices of these queer men whose narratives are…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
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    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Rethinking Medieval Margins and Marginality book cover

    Rethinking Medieval Margins and Marginality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann E. Zimo, Tiffany D. Vann Sprecher, Kathryn Reyerson, Debra Blumenthal

    Marginality assumes a variety of forms in current discussions of the Middle Ages. Modern scholars have considered a seemingly innumerable list of people to have been marginalized in the European Middle Ages: the poor, criminals, unorthodox religious, the disabled, the mentally ill, women, so-called…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11 
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    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • The Overseers of Early American Slavery: Supervisors, Enslaved Labourers, and the Plantation Enterprise book cover

    The Overseers of Early American Slavery

    Supervisors, Enslaved Labourers, and the Plantation Enterprise, 1st Edition

    By Laura R. Sandy

    Enmeshed in the exploitative world of racial slavery, overseers were central figures in the management of early American plantation enterprises. All too frequently dismissed as brutal and incompetent, they defy easy categorisation. Some were rogues, yet others were highly skilled professionals,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11 
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    Routledge Advances in American History

  • Mediated Kinship: Gender, Race and Sexuality in Donor Families book cover

    Mediated Kinship

    Gender, Race and Sexuality in Donor Families, 1st Edition

    By Rikke Andreassen

    Illustrating the fascinating intersections of online media and new kinship, this book presents a study of the increasing numbers of single women and lesbian couples reproducing by using donor sperm. It explores how they connect with each other online, develop intimate digital communities and, most…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
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