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Forthcoming The Body Books

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  1. Law, Philosophy and Ecology

    Exploring Re-Embodiments

    Edited by Ruth Thomas-Pellicer, Vito De Lucia, Sian Sullivan

    Series: Law, Justice and Ecology

    This book explores the failure of established institutions to challenge the categorical centrality of ‘Western Man’ to modernity. This failure can be linked to a fundamental tension between the tired assumptions of modernism and the urgent needs of a complex age characterized by eco-crises: a...

    To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Global Health Geographies

    Edited by Clare Herrick, David Reubi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Public Health

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  4. The Body in Youth Studies

    Health, Gender and Embodiment

    By Julia Coffey

    Series: Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Sleep

    An Introduction to the Sociology of Sleep

    By Eric L. Hsu

    Series: Antinomies

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Modernism and the Avant-garde Body in Spain and Italy

    Edited by Nicolás Fernández-Medina, Maria Truglio

    Series: Routledge Studies in Comparative Literature

    This interdisciplinary volume interrogates bodily thinking in avant-garde texts from Spain and Italy during the early twentieth century and their relevance to larger modernist preoccupations with corporeality. It examines the innovative ways Spanish and Italian avant-gardists explored the body as a...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Discourse and Food

    Entextualizing Foodways in Cultural Context

    By Kathleen C. Riley, Amy Paugh

    Series: Routledge Foundations in Linguistic Anthropology

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Public Sex and the Law

    Silent Desire

    By Chris Ashford

    Public Sex and the Law: Silent Desire examines the current legal status and regulation of public sex. Legal reform of sexuality appears to have focused upon the lesbian, gay and bisexual communities. But whilst ‘gay’ sexual acts and identities have seen a raft of legal reform and international...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge