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  • Rocking Around the Clock

    Music Television, Postmodernism, and Consumer Culture

    By E. Ann Kaplan

    The first non-stop rock video channel was launched in the US in 1981. As a unique popular culture form, MTV warrants attention, and in this, the first study of the medium, originally published in 1987, Ann Kaplan examines the cultural context of MTV and its relationship to the history of rock music…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge Library Editions: Popular Music

  • A Genealogy of Islamic Feminism

    Patterns and Change in Indonesia

    By Etin Anwar

    This book offers a new insight on the intersection between Islam and feminism and the impact it has on Muslim women’s self-narratives of equality from its early encounter during colonialism to its emergence in the 1990s in Indonesia. The book explores the debates over the changing relationship…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Islamic Studies Series

  • Women Behind Bars

    Issues in Prison Life from Orange Is the New Black

    Edited by Shirley A. Jackson, Laurie Gordy

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Addressing the Sexual Rights of Older People

    Theory, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Catherine Barrett, Sharron Hinchliff

    There is growing evidence that the sexual rights of older people are not being met. One reason, perhaps the main reason, relates to the way that old age is viewed. In many cultures, being old is associated with decline and disease, which positions older people as dependent and powerless.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 

  • Sexual Intimacy and Gender Identity 'Fraud'

    Reframing the Legal & Ethical Debate

    By Alex Sharpe

    This book is a legal and political intervention into a contemporary debate concerning the appropriateness of sexual offence prosecutions brought against young gender non-conforming people for so-called ‘gender identity fraud.’ It comes down squarely against prosecution. To that end, it offers a…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 

  • Politics and Gender Identity in Turkey

    Centralised Islam for Socio-Economic Control

    By Umut Korkut, Hande Eslen-Ziya

    The creation of Turkish nationhood, citizenship, economic transformation, the forceful removal of minorities and national homogenisation, gender rights, the position of armed forces in politics, and the political and economic integration of Kurdish minority in Turkish polity have all received major…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Gender and Political Psychology

    Edited by Zoe Oxley

    This book showcases new work done by gender politics scholars and political psychologists, covering a variety of political psychology topics. These include stereotyping and prejudice, intergroup conflict, social identity, attitude formation, group affinity, group decision-making, anxiety,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-28 

  • Mothering Babies in Domestic Violence

    Beyond Attachment Theory

    By Fiona Buchanan

    This unique book offers an innovative feminist critique of attachment theory that offers an alternative understanding of relationships between women and their babies in domestic violence. Fiona Buchanan identifies a way forward for working with women, babies and people who have grown up with…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Women and Psychology

  • Gender Justice and Proportionality in India

    Comparative Perspectives

    By Juliette Gregory Duara

    For a judiciary in a democracy, dispensing justice is not only about doing justice, but also about showing that justice is being done; it is about giving reasons and creating a "culture of justification". The question becomes how to nurture such a culture. A number of liberal democratic…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

  • Queerness in Heavy Metal Music

    Metal Bent

    By Amber R. Clifford-Napoleone

    While the growing field of scholarship on heavy metal music and its subcultures has produced excellent work on the sounds, scenes, and histories of heavy metal around the world, few works have included a study of gender and sexuality. This cutting-edge volume focuses on queer fans, performers, and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Empowering Adolescent Girls in Developing Countries

    Gender Justice and Norm Change

    Edited by Caroline Harper, Nicola Jones, Rachel Marcus, Anita Ghimire, Grace Bentebya Kyomuhendo

    Adolescence is a pivotal time in a girl's life. The development of educational, physical, psychosocial, familial, political and economic capabilities enable girls to reach their full potential and contribute to the wellbeing of their families and society. However, progress is still significantly…

    Paperback – 2017-10-16 

  • Gender and the Organization

    Women at Work in the 21st Century

    By Marianna Fotaki, Nancy Harding

    Discussions of feminism and gender in organizations and management studies in general, have become stuck in a time-warp. This lies in stark contrast to the wide range of topical published work on feminist and gender theory that is available. Through ignoring developments by major gender theorists,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12 

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