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  1. Leisure Life

    Myth, Modernity and Masculinity

    By Tony Blackshaw

    Leisure Life is a ground-breaking study of men and masculinity. Focusing on the social networks and leisure lifestyles of a particular group of working-class men - 'the lads' - Tony Blackshaw argues that traditional social collectivities such as class are being superseded. Instead, leisure life is...

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Mary Wollstonecraft and the Critics, 1788-2001

    Edited by Harriet Devine Jump

    Mary Wollstonecraft has been described as 'the mother of feminism'. The progress of her literary reputation charts a curve which parallels that of feminist theory, both in the field of women's studies and in that of literary criticism. The writings gathered together here for the first time will...

    Published March 13th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Female Impersonation

    By Carol-Anne Tyler

    A feminist and psychoanalytic investigation of the contemporary fascination with impersonation. The questions raised by female impersonations in a wide range of contemporary media are considered....

    Published December 13th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Emerging Lesbian Voices from Japan

    By Sharon Chalmers

    Lesbian Sexuality has remained largely ignored in Japan despite increasing exposure of disadvantaged minority groups, including gay men. This book is the first comprehensive academic exploration of contemporary lesbian sexuality in Japanese society. The author employs an interdisciplinary approach...

    Published October 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  5. this bridge we call home

    radical visions for transformation

    Edited by Gloria Anzaldúa, AnaLouise Keating

    More than twenty years after the ground-breaking anthology This Bridge Called My Back called upon feminists to envision new forms of communities and practices, Gloria E. Anzaldúa and AnaLouise Keating have painstakingly assembled a new collection of over eighty original writings that offers a...

    Published September 20th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Regarding Sedgwick

    Essays on Queer Culture and Critical Theory

    Edited by Stephen M. Barber, David L. Clark

    Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick is one of the most important figures in the history of modern gender studies. This book, which features an interview with Sedgwick, is a collection of new essays by established scholars...

    Published August 16th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Media, Gender and Identity

    An Introduction

    By David Gauntlett

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 25th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Sexual/Textual Politics

    Feminist Literary Theory, 2nd Edition

    By Toril Moi

    Series: New Accents

    What are the political implications of a feminist critical practice? How do the problems of the literary text relate to the priorities and perspectives of feminist politics as a whole?Sexual/Textual Politics addresses these fundamental questions and examines the strengths and limitations of the two...

    Published June 14th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Body Trade

    Captivity, Cannibalism and Colonialism in the Pacific

    Edited by Barbara Creed, Jeanette Hoorn

    Body Trade exposes myths surrounding the trade in heads, cannibalism, captive white women, the display of indigenous people in fairs and circuses, the stolen generations, the 'comfort' women and the making of the exotic/erotic body. This is a lively and intriguiung comtribution to the study of the...

    Published April 12th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Engendering Economics

    Conversations with Women Economists in the United States

    By Zohreh Emami, Paulette I Olson

    By the 1950s the percentage of all economic doctorates awarded to women had dropped to a record low of less than five percent.By presenting interviews with the female economists who received PhD's between 1950 and 1975, this book provides a richer understanding of the sociology of the economics...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge