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Forthcoming Gender Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Power, Diversity and Public Relations

    By Lee Edwards

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    Power, Diversity and Public Relations addresses the lack of diversity in PR by revealing the ways in which power operates within the occupation to construct archetypal practitioner identities, occupational belonging and exclusion. It explores the ways in which the field is normatively constructed...

    To Be Published September 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Chinese Masculinities in a Globalizing World

    By Kam Louie

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    This book explores how the traditional ideal of Chinese manhood – the "wen" (cultural attainment) and "wu" (martial prowess) dyad – has been transformed by the increasing integration of China in the international scene. It discusses how increased travel and contact between China and the West are...

    To Be Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. In Solidarity

    Friendship, Family, and Activism Beyond Gay and Straight

    By Lisa Tillmann

    Series: Innovative Ethnographies

    In Solidarity: Friendship, Family, and Activism Beyond Gay and Straight shows what being an ally (in this case to LGBTQ+ persons and communities) requires, means, and does. Through prose, poetry, performance text, and film, the work takes readers inside relationships across sexual orientation and...

    To Be Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Death of Feminism?

    Is Popular & Commercial Culture Undermining Women's Rights?

    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 December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sexual Politics and International Relations

    Edited by Manuela Lavinas Picq, Markus Thiel

    Series: Interventions

    How do sexual politics impact International Relations? This volume treats LGBTQIA approaches to International Relations as innovative in politics and theory-building. It offers comparative case-studies from regional, cultural and theoretical peripheries to identify new ways of practicing IR while...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Women in Magazines

    Research, Representation, Production, and Consumption

    Edited by Sue Hawkins, Nicola Phillips, Rachel Ritchie, S. Jay Kleinberg

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and History

    Women have been important contributors to and readers of magazines since the development of the periodical press in the nineteenth century. By the mid-twentieth century, millions of women read the weeklies and monthlies that focused on supposedly "feminine concerns" of the home, family and...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sexual Identities and the Media

    An Introduction

    By Wendy Hilton-Morrow, Kathleen Battles

    This original introductory text encourages students to consider the complex role that media industries play in producing discourses about sexuality. Taking a critical/cultural studies approach, the authors weave together theory, syntheses of existing research, and original analysis of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Producing Women in Internet Sites

    Traditional Femininity, Queer Engagements, and Creative Practices

    By Michele White

    Producing Women in Internet Sites examines the ways femininity is produced through new media. Specifically, 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...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge