• Margaret's Monsters: Women, Identity, and the Life of St. Margaret in Medieval England book cover

    Margaret's Monsters

    Women, Identity, and the Life of St. Margaret in Medieval England, 1st Edition

    By Michael E. Heyes

    St. Margaret of Antioch was one of the most popular saints in medieval England and, throughout the Middle Ages, the various Lives of St. Margaret functioned as a blueprint for a virginal life and supernatural assistance to pregnant women during the dangerous process of labor. In her narrative,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • Governing Affects: Neoliberalism, Neo-Bureaucracies, and Service Work book cover

    Governing Affects

    Neoliberalism, Neo-Bureaucracies, and Service Work, 1st Edition

    By Otto Penz, Birgit Sauer

    Governing Affects explores the neoliberal transformation of state governance in Europe towards affective forms of dominance exercised by customer-oriented neo-bureaucracies and public service providers. By investigating the rise of affective labour in contemporary European service societies and the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Emotions

  • Sexual Citizenship and Disability: Understanding Sexual Support in Policy, Practice and Theory book cover

    Sexual Citizenship and Disability

    Understanding Sexual Support in Policy, Practice and Theory, 1st Edition

    By Julia Bahner

    What does ‘sexual citizenship’ mean in practice for people with mobility impairments who may need professional support to engage in sexual activity? The book explores this subject through empirical investigation based on case studies conducted in four countries – Sweden, England, Australia and the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Intersections of Mothering: Feminist Accounts book cover

    Intersections of Mothering

    Feminist Accounts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carole Zufferey, Fiona Buchanan

    This book presents new interdisciplinary and intersectional research about women as mothers, highlighting that alternative accounts of mothering can challenge normative societal assumptions and broaden understandings of women as mothers, mothering and motherhoods. Mothering occurs within unequal…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Motherhood

  • Cultural Reflections of Medusa: The Shadow in the Glass book cover

    Cultural Reflections of Medusa

    The Shadow in the Glass, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Hedgecock

    This project studies the patterns in which the Medusa myth shapes, constructs, and transforms new meanings of women today, correlating portrayals in ancient Greek myth, nineteenth- century Symbolist painting, and new, controversial, visions of women in contemporary art. The myth of the Medusa has…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Men, Masculinities and Honour-Based Abuse book cover

    Men, Masculinities and Honour-Based Abuse

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohammad Mazher Idriss

    This book explores the largely neglected relationship between men, masculinities and honour-based abuse (HBA). There is a common misconception that HBA – whether physical violence, emotional abuse or so-called ‘honour’ killings – occurs only against women. This book addresses the gap in the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Feminist War Games?: Mechanisms of War, Feminist Values, and Interventional Games book cover

    Feminist War Games?

    Mechanisms of War, Feminist Values, and Interventional Games, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Saklofske, Alyssa Arbuckle, Jon Bath

    Feminist War Games? explores the critical intersections and collisions between feminist values and perceptions of war, by asking whether feminist values can be asserted as interventional approaches to the design, play, and analysis of games that focus on armed conflict and economies of violence.…

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    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • An Intersectional Feminist Theory of Moral Responsibility book cover

    An Intersectional Feminist Theory of Moral Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By Michelle Ciurria

    This book develops an intersectional feminist approach to moral responsibility. It accomplisheses four main goals. First, it outlines a concise list of the main principles of intersectional feminism. Second, it uses these principles to critique prevailing philosophical theories of moral…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Hélène Metzger, Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences book cover

    Hélène Metzger, Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Cristina Chimisso

    Is there something important to learn from the history of science about knowledge and the mind? Do habits and emotions play a significant role in science? To what extent do present concerns and knowledge distort our understanding of past texts and practices? These are crucial questions in current…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
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    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Shakespeare and Girls’ Studies book cover

    Shakespeare and Girls’ Studies

    1st Edition

    By Ariane M. Balizet

    A modern-day Taming of the Shrew that concludes at a high school prom. An agoraphobic Olivia from Twelfth Night sending video dispatches from her bedroom. A time-traveling teenager finding romance in the house of Capulet. Shakespeare and Girls’ Studies posits that Shakespeare in popular culture is…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Masculinity and Patriarchal Villainy in the British Novel: From Hitler to Voldemort book cover

    Masculinity and Patriarchal Villainy in the British Novel

    From Hitler to Voldemort, 1st Edition

    By Sara Martín

    Masculinity and Patriarchal Villainy in the British Novel: From Hitler to Voldemort sits at the intersection of literary studies and masculinity studies, arguing that the villain, in many works of contemporary British fiction, is a patriarchal figure that embodies an excess of patriarchal power…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Baroque Lorca: An Archaist Playwright for the New Stage book cover

    Baroque Lorca

    An Archaist Playwright for the New Stage, 1st Edition

    By Andrés Pérez-Simón

    Baroque Lorca: An Archaist Playwright for the New Stage defines Federico García Lorca’s trajectory in the theater as a lifelong search for an audience. It studies a wide range of dramatic writings that Lorca created for the theater, in direct response to the conditions of his contemporary industry,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

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