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  1. Jacques Lacan and Feminist Epistemology

    By Kirsten Campbell

    Series: Transformations

    This book outlines a compelling new agenda for feminist theories of identity and social relations. Using Lacanian psychoanalysis with feminist epistemology, the author sets out a groundbreaking psychoanalytic social theory. Campbell's work offers answers to the important contemporary question of...

    Published May 12th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Women and the Irish Diaspora

    By Breda Gray

    Series: Transformations

    Women and the Irish Diaspora looks at the changing nature of national and cultural belonging both among women who have left Ireland and those who remain. It identifies new ways of thinking about Irish modernity by looking specifically at women's lives and their experiences of migration and diaspora...

    Published November 19th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Class, Self, Culture

    By Beverley Skeggs

    Series: Transformations

    Class, Self, Culture puts class back on the map in a novel way by taking a new look at how class is made and given value through culture. It shows how different classes become attributed with value, enabling culture to be deployed as a resource and as a form of property, which has both use-value to...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  4. The Rhetorics of Feminism

    Readings in Contemporary Cultural Theory and the Popular Press

    By Lynne Pearce

    Series: Transformations

    Is it possible that changes in rhetorical practice could alter not just how thought is expressed, but also how it is made? Through a close stylistic and rhetorical analysis of contemporary feminist writing - from the cultural theory of Judith Butler to the popular journalism of Naomi Wolf and...

    Published September 24th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Haunted Nations

    The Colonial Dimensions of Multiculturalisms

    By Sneja Gunew

    Series: Transformations

    Postcolonialism has attracted a large amount of interest in cultural theory, but the adjacent area of multiculturalism has not been scrutinised to quite the same extent. In this innovative new book, Sneja Gunew sets out to interrogate the ways in which the transnational discourse of...

    Published September 10th 2003 by Routledge

  6. When Women Kill

    Questions of Agency and Subjectivity

    By Belinda Morrissey

    Series: Transformations

    Why are we so reluctant to believe that women can mean to kill? Based on case-studies from the US, UK and Australia, this book looks at the ways in which female killers are constructed in the media, in law and in feminist discourse almost invariably as victims rather than actors in the crimes they...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Thinking Through the Skin

    Edited by Sara Ahmed, Jackie Stacey

    Series: Transformations

    This exciting collection of work from leading feminist scholars including Elspeth Probyn, Penelope Deutscher and Chantal Nadeau engages with and extends the growing feminist literature on lived and imagined embodiment and argues for consideration of the skin as a site where bodies take form -...

    Published July 18th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Advertising and Consumer Citizenship

    Gender, Images and Rights

    By Anne M. Cronin

    Series: Transformations

    Using a variety of print advertisements, this exciting and provocative study explores how the consumer is created by advertisements in terms of:* Sex* Class* Race.It also explores the figure of the citizen and how this identity is produced by contemporary political discourses. Advertising and...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Feminism & Autobiography

    Texts, Theories, Methods

    By Tess Coslett, Celia Lury, Penny Summerfield

    Series: Transformations

    Featuring essays by leading feminist scholars from a variety of disciplines, this key text explores the latest developments in autobiographical studies. The collection is structured around the inter-linked concepts of genre, inter-subjectivity and memory. Whilst exemplifying the very...

    Published October 18th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Transformations

    Thinking Through Feminism

    Edited by Sarah Ahmed, Jane Kilby, Celia Lury, Maureen McNeil, Maureen Mcneil, Beverley Skeggs

    Series: Transformations

    With contributions from some of the most important current feminist thinkers, Transformations traces both the shifts in thinking that have allowed feminism to arrive at its present point, and the way that feminist agendas have progressed in line with wider social developments. A thorough...

    Published October 4th 2000 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Queer Temporalities of Popular Feminist Genres
    By Sam McBean
    To Be Published April 30th 2015
  2. Irish Feminist Futures
    By Claire Bracken
    To Be Published May 31st 2015

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