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Forthcoming Gender Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 13 forthcoming new books in the subject of Gender — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Producing Women

    The Internet, Traditional Femininity, Queerness, and Creativity

    By Michele White

    Producing Women examines the ways femininity is produced through new media. Michele White considers how women are constructed, produce themselves as subjects, form vital production cultures on sites like Etsy, and deploy technological processes to reshape their identities and digital...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sexual Identities and the Media

    An Introduction

    By Wendy Hilton-Morrow, Kathleen Battles

    Sexual Identities and the Media encourages students to examine media as a site of negotiation for how people make sense of their own and others’ sexual identities. Taking a critical/cultural approach, Wendy Hilton-Morrow and Kathleen Battles weave together theory, synthesis of existing research,...

    To Be Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Gender, Age, and Digital Games in the Domestic Context

    By Alison Harvey

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Studies

    Western digital game play has shifted in important ways over the last decade, with a plethora of personal devices affording a range of increasingly diverse play experiences. Despite the celebration of a more inclusive environment of digital game play, very little grounded research has been devoted...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Popular Culture, Political Economy and the Death of Feminism

    Why women are in refrigerators and other stories

    Edited by Penny Griffin

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    This book explores the intimate connections between representation, the politics of feminism and the cultural practices of modern, Western, consumer society. Many scholars have examined the marginalisation of feminist concerns in contemporary Western societies, argued that we now live in a...

    To Be Published May 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. International Perspectives on Shojo and Shojo Manga

    The Influence of Girl Culture

    Edited by Masami Toku

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This collaborative book explores the artistic and aesthetic development of shojo, or girl, manga and discusses the significance of both shojo manga and the concept of shojo, or girl culture. It features contributions from manga critics, educators, and researchers from both manga’s home country of...

    To Be Published May 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sexualities in World Politics

    How LGBTQ claims shape International Relations

    Edited by Manuela Lavinas Picq, Markus Thiel

    Series: Interventions

    As LGBTQ claims acquire global relevance, how do sexual politics impact the study of International Relations? This book argues that LGBTQ perspectives are not only an inherent part of world politics but can also influence IR theory-making. LGBTQ politics have simultaneously gained international...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Women and Media in the Middle East

    From Veiling to Blogging

    Edited by Nahed Eltantawy

    The traditional image of the Middle Eastern woman, as portrayed by the Western media, has tended to be one of a woman oppressed by men and religion. Veiling intensifies this image of supposed powerlessness and imprisonment. However, the Arab Spring uprisings have introduced the West to women in the...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Gender and Media

    Representing, Producing, Consuming

    By Tonny Krijnen, Sofie Van Bauwel

    Series: Communication and Society

    Why do some TV genres have the label feminine or masculine? Why do we worry about boys playing video games too much while girls play just as often? Is the TV show Sex and the City empowering or not? Why are recent television shows like Desperate Housewives post-feminist television? Gender and Media...

    To Be Published July 16th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Ecomedia

    Key Issues

    Edited by Stephen Rust, Salma Monani, Sean Cubitt

    Series: Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

    Ecomedia: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook introducing the burgeoning canon of ecomedia studies to provide an overview of the interface between environmental issues and the media globally. Linking the world of media production, distribution, and consumption to environmental understandings,...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Girls’ Feminist Blogging in a Postfeminist Age

    By Jessalynn Keller

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book explores the practices of teenage girls who actively maintain feminist blogs and participate in the feminist blogosphere as readers, writers, and commenters on a variety of platforms including Blogspot, Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. Drawing on interviews with bloggers between the ages of...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge