Romancing Heterosexuality in Popular Culture, 2nd Edition
This is a groundbreaking study of our culture's obsession with weddings. By examining popular films, commercials, magazines, advertising, television sitcoms and even children's toys, this book shows the pervasive influence of weddings in our culture and the important role they play in maintaining...
Published January 31st 2008 by Routledge
The Power, Promise and Paradox of Heterosexuality
This collection of original essays will unravel the current heterosexual scene in two parts: one on rights and privileges, the other on popular culture. Topics covered include weddings, proms, citizenship, marriage penalties, cartoons, mermaids and myth....
Published November 16th 2004 by Routledge
A Reader in Class, Difference, and Women's Lives
During the 1980s, capitalism triumphantly secured its global reach, anti-communist ideologies hammered home socialism's inherent failure, the New Left increasingly moved into the professional middle class--and many of feminism's earlier priorities were marginalized. "Identity politics", often...
Published August 12th 1997 by Routledge