• Writing Gender, Writing Nation: Women’s Fiction in Post-Independence India book cover

    Writing Gender, Writing Nation

    Women’s Fiction in Post-Independence India, 1st Edition

    By Bharti Arora

    This book explores the gendered contexts of the Indian nation through a rigorous analysis of selected women’s fiction ranging from diverse linguistic, regional, geographical, caste, class and regional contexts. Indian women’s writing across languages, texts, and contexts constitutes a unique…

    Paperback – 2019-08-16 
    Routledge India

  • The Emergence of Trans: Cultures, Politics and Everyday Lives book cover

    The Emergence of Trans

    Cultures, Politics and Everyday Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Pearce, Igi Moon, Kat Gupta, Deborah Lynn Steinberg

    This book represents the vanguard of new work in the rapidly growing arena of Trans Studies. Thematically organised, it brings together studies from an international, cross-disciplinary range of contributors to address a range of questions pertinent to the emergence of trans lives and discourses.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Gender, Bodies and Transformation

  • Julia Augusta: Images of Rome's First Empress on Coins of the Roman Empire book cover

    Julia Augusta

    Images of Rome's First Empress on Coins of the Roman Empire, 1st Edition

    By Tracene Harvey

    Julia Augusta examines the socio-political impact of coin images of Augustus’ wife, Livia, within the broader context of her image in other visual media and reveals the detailed visual language that was developed for the promotion of Livia as the predominant female in the Roman imperial family.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Islamophobic Hate Crime: A Student Textbook book cover

    Islamophobic Hate Crime

    A Student Textbook, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan, Irene Zempi

    In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in anti-Muslim attacks. What is driving the proliferation of these hate crimes? Why are Muslims being demonised? Building on current research and drawing upon real-life examples and case studies, this book provides an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Women Speak Nation: Gender, Culture, and Politics book cover

    Women Speak Nation

    Gender, Culture, and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Panchali Ray

    Women Speak Nation underlines the centrality of gender within the ideological construction of nationalism. The volume locates itself in a rich scholarship of feminist critique of the relationship between political, economic, cultural and social formations and normative gendered relations to try and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-09 
    Routledge India
    South Asian History and Culture

  • Understanding Threesomes: Gender, Sex, and Consensual Non-Monogamy book cover

    Understanding Threesomes

    Gender, Sex, and Consensual Non-Monogamy, 1st Edition

    By Ryan Scoats

    Interest in sexual threesomes is significant, but how much do we really know about them? Why do people engage in them? What influences people’s interest? And what are the longer term ramifications of a threesome? This book explores these questions and more; contextualising the findings in relation…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies of Men and Masculinities

  • Colonialism, China and the Chinese: Amidst Empires book cover

    Colonialism, China and the Chinese

    Amidst Empires, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Monteath, Matthew P. Fitzpatrick

    This book explores the place of China and the Chinese during the age of imperialism. Focusing not only on the state but also on the vitality of Chinese culture and the Chinese diaspora, it examines the seeming contradictions of a period in which China came under immense pressure from imperial…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07 
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

  • The Anti-Abortion Campaign in England, 1966-1989 book cover

    The Anti-Abortion Campaign in England, 1966-1989

    1st Edition

    By Olivia Dee

    This book comprises a history of the anti-abortion campaign in England, focusing on the period 1966-1989, which saw the highest concentration of anti-abortion activity during the twentieth century. It examines the tactics deployed by campaigners in their efforts to overturn the 1967 Abortion Act.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Language variation and change in social networks: A bipartite approach book cover

    Language variation and change in social networks

    A bipartite approach, 1st Edition

    By Robin Dodsworth, Richard A. Benton

    This monograph takes up recent advances in social network methods in sociology, together with data on economic segregation, in order to build a quantitative analysis of the class and network effects implicated in vowel change in a Southern American city. Studies of sociolinguistic variation in…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language Change

  • Cultural and Social Division in Contemporary Japan: Bridging Social Division book cover

    Cultural and Social Division in Contemporary Japan

    Bridging Social Division, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yoshikazu Shiobara, Kohei Kawabata, Joel Matthews

    The recent manifestation of exclusionism in Japan has emerged at a time of intensified neoliberal economic policies, increased cross-border migration brought on by globalisation, the elevated threat of global terrorism, heightened tensions between East Asian states over historical and territorial…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians book cover

    Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians

    1st Edition

    By Abigail Gardner

        Ageing and Contemporary Female Musicians focuses on ageing within contemporary popular music. It argues that context, genres, memoirs, racial politics and place all contribute to how women are 'aged' in popular music.   Framing contemporary female musicians as canonical grandmothers, Rude Girls…

    Hardback – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Ageing, the Body and the Gender Regime: Health, Illness and Disease Across the Life Course book cover

    Ageing, the Body and the Gender Regime

    Health, Illness and Disease Across the Life Course, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Pickard, Jude Robinson

    The current (post-feminist) gender order comprises a highly complex co-existence of old and new norms and expectations, freedom and constraints, within a neo-liberal social order underpinned by individualism and involving a shift in gender performance by men and women. Health, illness and disease…

    Hardback – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

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