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  1. The Business of Being Made

    Psychoanalytic and cultural perspectives of assisted reproductive technologies

    Edited by Katie Gentile

    To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge

  2. Masculinity, Violence and Power in Modern Russia

    Men, Guns and Identity

    By David Gillespie

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    This book explores the phenomenon of violence in Russian culture, showing how violence has been a legitimate articulation of masculinity in Russia, and how popular attitudes towards violence have differed from those in the west, with Russians often approving of violence and of macho, militaristic...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Transgender Representation and the Politics of the Real in the United States

    By Michel J. Boucher

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Trans people are becoming increasingly visible in popular culture, academia, and national politics, yet there are profound disagreements in contemporary United States culture over what constitutes a person’s "real" gender and whether it ever really can be changed. Despite these disagreements, there...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. The History and Culture of Breast Milk

    From Greco-Roman Myth to Medieval Mysticism

    By Sarah Alison Miller

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This book explores textual and visual representations of breast milk and breastfeeding across a range of literary and artistic genres, beginning with Classical mythology, moving through late-antique and medieval gynaecological texts on wet nursing, and ending with late-medieval hagiographical and...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. Women in the Medieval World

    Edited by Cordelia Beattie

    Series: Critical Concepts in Women's History

    The study of medieval women has flourished over the last forty years or so, challenging the idea of a universality of experience among women. This new collection of major works from Routledge addresses the different ways in which medieval women have been studied by looking at religious and...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Rethinking Economics for Social Justice

    The Radical Potential of Human Rights

    By Radhika Balakrishnan, Diane Elson, James Heintz

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    The dominant approach to economic policy has so far failed to adequately address the pressing challenges the world faces today – extreme poverty, widespread joblessness and precarious employment, burgeoning inequality, and large scale environmental threats. This message was brought home forcibly by...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Women and Gender in a Globalized World

    Edited by Manisha Desai

    Series: Foundations in Global Studies

    From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this student-friendly text follows a three-pronged approach. First, it presents foundational material that gives students the conceptual underpinnings required for rigorous analysis. This section opens with a brief historical overview of women’s status...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Gender Equality and the Media

    A Challenge for Europe

    Edited by Karen Ross, Claudia Padovani

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

    This book presents the first sustained effort to explore the relationship between women and media in a European context, looking at both production (employment) and representation (content) and theorising the relationship between the two. Each chapter draws on a major European-wide research project...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Voicing Girlhood in Popular Music

    Music, Performance, and Activism

    Edited by Jacqueline Warwick, Allison Adrian

    Series: Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    This interdisciplinary volume explores the girl’s voice and the construction of girlhood in contemporary popular music, visiting girls as musicians, activists, and performers through topics that range from female vocal development during adolescence to girls’ online media culture. While girls’...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Body Image

    Understanding Body Dissatisfaction in Men, Women and Children, 3rd Edition

    By Sarah Grogan

    <HTML><META HTTP-EQUIV="content-type" CONTENT="text/html;charset=utf-8"><P>A comprehensive overview of the subject of body image, pulling together diverse research from the fields of psychology, sociology, media, and gender studies in men, women, and children.</P><P>...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge