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  1. Vested Interests

    Cross-dressing and Cultural Anxiety

    By Marjorie Garber

    Beginning with the bold claim, "There can be no culture without the transvestite," Marjorie Garber explores the nature and significance of cross-dressing and of the West's recurring fascination with it. Rich in anecdote and insight, Vested Interests offers a provocative and entertaining view of...

    Published November 24th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Tabloid Television

    Popular Journalism and the 'Other News'

    By John Langer

    Series: Communication and Society

    Fires, floods, accidents, celebrity lifestyles, heroic acts of humble people, cute acts by family pets and the weather. Television's non-news about non-events takes up an increasingly large part of contemporary broadcast journalism, but is regularly dismissed by television pundits as having no...

    Published November 19th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Language Machines

    Technologies of Literary and Cultural Production

    Edited by Jeffrey Masten, Peter Stallybrass, Nancy J. Vickers

    Series: Essays from the English Institute

    Language Machines questions any easily progressive model of technological change, demonstrating the persistence rather than the obsolescence of language technologies over time, the continuous and complicated overlap of pens, presses, screens and voice. In these essays new technologies do not simply...

    Published November 9th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Ritual, Performance, Media

    Edited by Felicia Hughes-Freeland

    Series: ASA Monographs

    Ritual, Performance and Media are significant areas of study which are essential to anthropology and are often surprisingly overlooked. This book brings a more anthropological perspective to debates about media consumption, performativity and the characteristics of spectacle which have transformed...

    Published November 5th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Post-Work

    Edited by Stanley Aronowitz, Jonathan Cutler

    In Post-Work, Stanley Aronowitz and Jonathan Cutler have collected essays from a variety of scholars to discuss the dreary future of work. The introduction, The Post-Work Manifesto,, provides the framework for a radical reappraisal of work and suggests an alternative organization of labor. The...

    Published November 5th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Contesting the Super Bowl

    By Dona Schwartz

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 4th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Transcendent Individual

    Essays Toward a Literary and Liberal Anthropology

    By Nigel Rapport

    Transcendent Individual argues for a reappraisal of the place of the individual in anthropolgical theory and ethnographic writing. A wealth of voices illustrate and inform the text, showing ways in which individuals creatively 'write', narrate and animate cultural and social life. This is an...

    Published October 29th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Writing and Race

    By Tim Youngs, Tim Youngs

    Series: Crosscurrents

    Writing and Race brings together specially commissioned essays by new and established authors from a range of disciplines. Texts are drawn from subjects and genres that include philosophy, politics, anthropology, sexuality, travel, fiction and autobiography. Through a time-span from Ancient Greece...

    Published October 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  9. Post-Fandom and the Millennial Blues

    The Transformation of Soccer Culture

    By Steve Redhead

    Soccer fandom has traditionally been seen as an important part of adolescent, generally male, identity making. In Post-Fandom and the Millennial Blues , Steve Redhead shows how this tradition of youth culture of fandom has been eroded in the last years of the twentieth century by the more...

    Published October 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  10. Globalising Food

    Agrarian Questions and Global Restructuring

    Edited by David Goodman, Michael Watts

    In an increasingly global world, societies are being provisioned from a bewildering array of sources as new countries and new food commodities are drawn into international markets. Globalising Food provides an innovative contribution to the area of political economy of agriculture, food and...

    Published October 22nd 1997 by Routledge