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  • Queer in Africa

    LGBTQI Identities, Citizenship, and Activism

    Edited by Zethu Matebeni, Surya Monro, Vasu Reddy

    African sexualities are dynamic, multi-faceted and resilient. However, people with non-heterosexual sexualities and gender variant identities are often involved in struggles for survival, self-definition, and erotic rights. Queer in Africa forms an entry point for understanding the vulnerabilities…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • The Lesbian Revolution

    Lesbian Feminism in the UK 1970-1990

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    The Lesbian Revolution argues that lesbian feminists were a vital force in the Women’s Liberation Movement (WLM). They did not just play a fundamental role in the important changes wrought by second wave feminism, but created a powerful revolution in lesbian theory, culture and practice. Yet…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Gender and Corporate Boards

    The Appointment Process

    By Elisabeth K Kelan, Scarlett Brown

    The lack of women on boards has galvanised much public and policy interest, which has led to many countries introducing quotas for women on boards, or to concerted voluntary action. However the way that directors are appointed remains opaque and prone to the influence of gender. Using a social…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations

  • Perspectives and Hopes of Muslim American Women

    The Paradox of Honor

    By Tayeba Shaikh, Jennifer M. Ossege, Richard W. Sears

    Based on original interviews of twenty-two Muslim American women of South Asian descent on the topics of honor and honor killings, this book examines honor and culture and intersections with power, tradition, gender, family, and religion. Additionally, Dr. Tayeba Shaikh, a first generation Muslim…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Researching Social Psychology

  • The Virgin Suicides

    Reverie, Sorrow and Young Love

    By Justin Wyatt

    In this book, the analysis of the film occurs around three inter-locking arguments: the unusual structuring absence at the center of the film; the intricate manner through which music is used in the drama, communication, and character creation; and the film’s careful and specific referencing of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • The Freshman

    Comedy and Masculinity in 1920s Film and Youth Culture

    By Christina G. Petersen

    Before the advent of the teenager in the 1940s and the teenpic in the 1950s, The Freshman (Taylor and Newmeyer, 1925) represented 1920s college youth culture as an exclusive world of leisure to a mass audience. Starring popular slapstick comedian Harold Lloyd, The Freshman was a hit with audiences…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Love's Labor

    Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency, 2nd Edition

    By Eva Feder Kittay

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Eunuchs and Castrati

    Disability and Normativity in Early Modern Europe

    By Katherine Crawford

    This is an important interdisciplinary contribution arguing that the castration of male humans in the early modern period was not only a brutal practice, but also became a template for bigotry and discrimination against gender-transgressive disabled bodies. Through a series of interlocking…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 

  • Producing Queer Youth

    The Paradox of Digital Media Empowerment

    By Lauren S. Berliner

    This book examines the rise and impact of digital media projects, such as the widely-celebrated It Gets Better Project viral video campaign, designed to support LGBTQ youth at risk. Such media has been commended for enabling everyday makers the opportunity to circumnavigate the formal barriers of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge Research in Gender, Sexuality, and Media

  • My American History

    Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years, 2nd Edition

    By Sarah Schulman

    Sarah Schulman’s writing is bold, provocative and refreshingly unrepentant. My American History, combines critical commentary with a rich and varied collection of news articles, letters, interviews and reports in which the author traces the development of lesbian and gay politics in the US. In her…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 

  • The Routledge Companion to Gender, Sex and Latin American Culture

    Edited by Frederick Luis Aldama

    The Routledge Companion to Gender, Sex and Latin American Culture is the first comprehensive volume to explore the intersections between gender, sexuality and the creation, consumption and interpretation of popular culture in the Américas. Chapters seek to enrich our understanding of the role of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14 
    Routledge Companions to Gender

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