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  1. Feminism and Youth Culture

    Second Edition

    By Angela McRobbie

    Feminism and Youth Culture brings together eight separate essays written by Angela McRobbie (Zoot Suits and Second-Hand Dresses, 1989) over a period of over ten years. Various themes include the effect of sexual inequality on the everyday lives of working-class girls; the blindness of male...

    Published August 15th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Pregnant Pictures

    By Sandra Matthews, Laura Wexler

    In this dazzling collection of over 200 photos of pregnant women taken from art libraries, childbirth manuals, maternity ads, contemporary art, and personal albums, the authors explore the paradox between image and reality. The photos illuminate how society creates feminine roles through the...

    Published July 25th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Genders

    By David Glover

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    Combining cultural and literary history, Genders examines one of the most controversial terms in contemporary academic debate. Aimed at the student new to the field, this guide traces our concepts of genders at least as far back as the eighteenth century, then maps out the major lines of debate...

    Published July 19th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Interviews/Entrevistas

    By Gloria E. Anzaldua

    Edited by AnaLouise Keating

    In this memoir-like collection, Anzaldúa's powerful voice speaks clearly and passionately. She recounts her life, explains many aspects of her thought, and explores the intersections between her writings and postcolonial theory. For readers engaged in postcoloniality, feminist theory, ethnic...

    Published May 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  5. Flaming Classics

    Queering the Film Canon

    By Alexander Doty

    This lively, opinionated, and playful look at the movies is a must-read for film buffs, and for anyone interested in gender, sexuality, and popular culture. One thing's for sure. After reading Flaming Classics you'll know you're definitely not in Kansas anymore....

    Published May 7th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Bisexuality and the Eroticism of Everyday Life

    By Marjorie Garber

    "Bisexuality is about three centuries overdue . . . nevertheless, here it is: a learned, witty study of how our curious culture has managed to get everything wrong about sex."-Gore Vidal...

    Published February 27th 2000 by Routledge

  7. How Like a Leaf

    An Interview with Donna Haraway

    By Donna Haraway, Thyrza Goodeve

    The author of four seminal works on science and culture, Donna Haraway here speaks for the first time in a direct and non-academic voice. How Like a Leaf will be a welcome inside view of the author's thought....

    Published November 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Culture, Society And Sexuality

    A Reader

    Edited by Peter Aggleton, Richard Parker

    Since the beginnings of time, people have been interested in sex - the form it takes, the pleasure it can give, the circumstances in which it occurs, and what it means - both for the individuals concerned and to society more generally. Often seen as a synonym for love, sometimes as an expression of...

    Published December 15th 1998 by Routledge

  9. My Gender Workbook

    How to Become a Real Man, a Real Woman, the Real You, or Something Else Entirely

    By Kate Bornstein

    Gender isn't just about "male" or "female" anymore - if you have any doubts, just turn on your television. RuPaul is as familiar as tomato ketchup with national radio and television shows, and transgendered folk are as common to talk-shows as screaming and yelling. But if the popularization of...

    Published January 18th 1998 by Routledge

  10. 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