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  1. Envy, Competition and Gender

    Theory, Clinical Applications and Group Work

    Edited by Leyla Navaro, Sharan L. Schwartzberg

    Envy, Competition and Gender provides a unique perspective on gender difference in relation to envy and competitiveness, reframing and de-demonizing these difficult emotions and revealing their potentially creative power. Incorporating perspectives from psychology, psychiatry, social work,...

    Published February 1st 2007 by Routledge

  2. Culture, Society and Sexuality

    A Reader

    Edited by Richard Parker, Peter Aggleton

    Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health

    This new and revised edition of Culture, Society and Sexuality brings together and makes accessible a broad and international selection of readings to provide insights into the social, cultural, political and economic dimensions of sexuality and relationships, and emerging discourses around sexual...

    Published December 21st 2006 by Routledge

  3. Sport and Gender Identities

    Masculinities, Femininities and Sexualities

    Edited by Cara Carmichael Aitchison

    This important new book brings together gender studies and sexuality studies to provide original and critical insights into processes of identity formation in a wide range of sport-related contexts. The authors draw on contemporary debates concerning gender and identity from a range of disciplines...

    Published November 28th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Introducing the New Sexuality Studies

    Original Essays and Interviews

    Edited by Steven Seidman, Nancy Fischer, Chet Meeks

    Breaking new ground, both substantively and stylistically, this book offers students, academics and researchers an accessible, engaging introduction and overview of this emerging field. Its central premise is to explore the social character of sexuality, the role of social differences such as race...

    Published November 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  5. Boxing, Masculinity and Identity

    The 'I' of the Tiger

    By Kath Woodward

    Boxing is infused with ideas about masculinity, power, race and social class, and as such is an ideal lens through which social scientists can examine key modern themes. In addition, its inherent contradictions of extreme violence and beauty and of discipline and excess have long been a source of...

    Published November 9th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Sport, Sexualities and Queer/Theory

    Edited by Jayne Caudwell

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

    The first book focusing exclusively on this subject, Sport, Sexualities and Queer/Theory captures the newest and best writing on an emerging focus of study that brings in perspectives from a number of disciplines including sports studies, gender studies, sociology, cultural studies, lesbian and gay...

    Published October 10th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Warm Hands in Cold Age

    Gender and Aging

    Edited by Nancy Folbre, Lois Shaw, Agneta Stark

    Public discussion of population aging usually focuses on the financial burden that increasingly elderly populations will impose on younger generations. Scholars give much less attention to who does the actual work of day-to-day care for those no longer able to care for themselves; and although...

    Published September 28th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Queering the Pitch

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Philip Brett, Elizabeth Wood, Gary C Thomas

    When the first edition of Queering the Pitch was published in early 1994, it was immediately hailed as a landmark and defining work in the new field of Gay Musicology. In light of the explosion of Gay Musicology since 1994, a new edition of Queering the Pitch is timely and needed. In this new work...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Routledge

  9. Gender Trouble

    Feminism and the Subversion of Identity

    By Judith Butler

    Series: Routledge Classics

    One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial. Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning...

    Published May 12th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Jewish Identities in American Feminist Art

    Ghosts of Ethnicity

    By Lisa E. Bloom

    Featuring sixty-seven illustrations, and providing an important reckoning and visualization of the previously hidden Jewish 'ghosts' within US art, Jewish Identities in American Feminist Art addresses the veiled role of Jewishness in the understanding of feminist art in the...

    Published May 4th 2006 by Routledge