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  1. Cultures of Masculinity

    By Tim Edwards

    Presenting a survey of the social, cultural and theoretical issues which surround and inform our understanding of masculinity, this book explores the interface between traditional sociological approaches and the work covered by more post-structural, media-driven or cultural perspectives. Edwards...

    Published December 8th 2005 by Routledge

  2. The Women Who Knew Too Much

    Hitchcock and Feminist Theory, 2nd Edition

    By Tania Modleski

    First published in 1988, The Women Who Knew Too Much remains a classic work in film theory and criticism. The book consists of a theoretical introduction and analyses of seven important films by Alfred Hitchcock, each of which provides a basis for an analysis of the female spectator as well as of...

    Published September 7th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Cultural Politics – Queer Reading

    2nd Edition

    By Alan Sinfield

    Following a first edition that generated wide-spread debate, Cultural Politics – Queer Reading is a bold study of the future of critical theory and the role of gender, ethnicity and cultures within academic literary studies.An illuminating introduction to the second edition revisits the book's...

    Published April 25th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Screened Out

    Playing Gay in Hollywood from Edison to Stonewall

    By Richard Barrios

    Rapacious dykes, self-loathing closet cases, hustlers, ambiguous sophisticates, and sadomasochistic rich kids: most of what America thought it knew about gay people it learned at the movies. A fresh and revelatory look at sexuality in the Great Age of movie making, Screened Out shows how much gay...

    Published February 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Cultural Politics of Emotion

    By Sara Ahmed, Sara Ahmed

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 18th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Hardboiled and High Heeled

    The Woman Detective in Popular Culture

    By Linda Mizejewski

    Can a gumshoe wear high heels? In a genre long dominated by men, women are now taking their place-as authors and as characters-alongside hard-boiled legends like Sam Spade and Mike Hammer. Hardboiled and High Heeled examines the meteoric rise of the female detective in contemporary film,...

    Published April 15th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Wonder Women

    Feminisms and Superheroes

    By Lillian Robinson

    Drawing upon her long career as a formidable feminist critic yet wearing her knowledge lightly, Lillian Robinson finds the essence of wonder women in our non-animated three-dimensional world. This book will delight and provoke anyone interested in the history of feminism or the importance of comics...

    Published March 3rd 2004 by Routledge

  8. The Haraway Reader

    By Donna Haraway

    The Haraway Reader brings together a generous selection of Donna Haraway's work, she is one of our keenest observers of nature, science, and the social world and this volume is ideal introduction to her thought....

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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