• Gender, Sport, and the Role of Alter Ego in Roller Derby book cover

    Gender, Sport, and the Role of Alter Ego in Roller Derby

    1st Edition

    By Colleen Arendt

    Gender, Sport and the Role of the Alter Ego in Roller Derby focuses on the resurgence of roller derby by examining the appeal and dedication to a sport that combines the masculine aggression and physicality of sport with a more feminine, or alternative, style of organizing and community building.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Feminist Interventions in Participatory Media: Pedagogy, Publics, Practice book cover

    Feminist Interventions in Participatory Media

    Pedagogy, Publics, Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lauren S. Berliner, Ron Krabill

    Feminist Interventions in Participatory Media is an edited collection that brings together feminist theory and participatory media pedagogy. It asks what, if anything, is inherently feminist about participatory media? Can participatory media practices and pedagogies be used to reanimate or enact…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • University and College Women’s and Gender Equity Centers: The Changing Landscape book cover

    University and College Women’s and Gender Equity Centers

    The Changing Landscape, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brenda Bethman, Anitra Cottledge, Donna M. Bickford

    University and College Women’s and Gender Equity Centers examines the new institutional contexts surrounding women’s centers. It looks at the possibilities for, as well as the challenges to, advocating for gender equity in higher education, and the ways in which women’s and gender equity centers…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Actresses and Mental Illness: Histrionic Heroines book cover

    Actresses and Mental Illness

    Histrionic Heroines, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Gregory

    Actresses and Mental Illness investigates the relationship between the work of the actress and her personal experience of mental illness, from the late nineteenth through to the end of twentieth century. Over the past two decades scholars have made great advances in our understanding…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion: From Classical Antiquity to the Modern Era book cover

    Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion

    From Classical Antiquity to the Modern Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tatiana Tsakiropoulou-Summers, Katerina Kitsi-Mitakou

    Women and the Ideology of Political Exclusion explores the origin and evolution of the political ideology that has kept women away from centers of political power – from the birth of democracy in ancient Athens to the modern era. In this period of 2500 years, two parallel tracks advanced: while…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • The Nasty Woman and The Neo Femme Fatale in Contemporary Cinema book cover

    The Nasty Woman and The Neo Femme Fatale in Contemporary Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Agnieszka Piotrowska

    The Nasty Woman and the Neo Femme Fatale in Contemporary Cinema puts forward the theoretical notion of the ‘nasty woman’ as a means of examining female protagonists in contemporary culture and cinema, particularly films directed by women. The phrase is taken from an insult thrown at Hillary Clinton…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Feminism and Film

  • Borderline Virginities: Sacred and Secular Virgins in Late Antiquity book cover

    Borderline Virginities

    Sacred and Secular Virgins in Late Antiquity, 1st Edition

    By Sissel Undheim

    How and why did virginity come to play such a crucial part in the Christian Church in the formative and defining period of Late Antiquity? Sissel Undheim analyzes the negotiations over what constituted virginity and assesses its socio-religious value in fourth-century Rome by looking at those at…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Feminisms in Leisure Studies: Advancing a Fourth Wave book cover

    Feminisms in Leisure Studies

    Advancing a Fourth Wave, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Parry

    Feminisms in Leisure Studies acknowledges and advances the contribution of feminist theories to leisure knowledge and research. Building upon the strong history of feminist leisure scholarship, the book reviews key feminist theories and offers an overview of a fourth wave of feminism and its…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Leisure Studies

  • Zoë Wicomb & the Translocal: Writing Scotland & South Africa book cover

    Zoë Wicomb & the Translocal

    Writing Scotland & South Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kai Easton, Derek Attridge

    This is the first book on the fiction of Zoë Wicomb, a writer long at the forefront of the South African canon and whose international stature was firmly secured with the award of an inaugural Windham Campbell prize at Yale in 2013. It brings together interdisciplinary essays from the UK, USA,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Biodiversity book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Biodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Luigi Guarino, Charles Spillane, Peter C. McKeown

    The world relies on very few crop and animal species for agriculture and to supply its food needs. In recent decades, there has been increased appreciation of the risk this implies for food security and quality, especially in times of environmental change. As a result, agricultural biodiversity has…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Deviant Maternity: Illegitimacy in Wales, c. 1680–1800 book cover

    Deviant Maternity

    Illegitimacy in Wales, c. 1680–1800, 1st Edition

    By Angela Joy Muir

    This is the first-ever book to explore illegitimacy in Wales during the eighteenth century. Drawing on previously overlooked archival sources, it examines the scope and context of Welsh illegitimacy, and the link between illegitimacy, courtship and economic precarity. It also goes beyond courtship…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Listening to Women After Childbirth book cover

    Listening to Women After Childbirth

    1st Edition

    By Alison Brodrick, Emma Williamson

    It is vital that healthcare practitioners understand the psychological impact of childbirth when caring for women. This accessible guide is designed to improve the care that women receive and, as a result, public health outcomes related to maternal and infant wellbeing. This book outlines how…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20
    Routledge

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