Gender studies, gender groups

    Women in Britain: Voices and Perspectives from Twentieth Century History

    By Janet H. Howarth

    Paperback £14.86

    This anthology of original sources is accompanied by state-of-the-art historiography, and includes an introductory survey providing an accessible overview and analysis of key questions, including the relationship between 'first', 'second' and 'third' wave feminism in Britain.

    Can We All Be Feminists?

    By June Eric-Udorie

    Paperback £10.85

    "The intersectional feminist anthology we all need to read" Bustle, edited by a remarkable and inspiring twenty-year-old activist who the BBC named one of 100 "inspirational and influential women" of 2016.

    Television Comedy and Femininity: Queering Gender

    By Rosie White

    Hardback £63.66

    Until recently - with the likes of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler achieving dazzling success with 30 Rock and Parks and Recreation - popular entertainment has rarely featured women comedians in leading roles. Can comedy on television harbour elements of gender transgression or subversion? And if a man is permitted...

    Girls Like This, Boys Like That: The Reproduction of Gender in Contemporary Youth Cultures

    By Victoria Cann

    Hardback £60.06

    Brand new research uniting gender and taste studies to explore the pop cultural preferences of young people.

    Gendering History on Screen: Women Filmmakers and Historical Films

    By Julia Erhart

    Hardback £60.06

    Analysis of how women directors explore the past from the perspective of the present.

    Perogies and Politics

    By Rhonda L. Hinther

    Hardback £38.45

    In Perogies and Politics, Rhonda Hinther explores the twentieth-century history of the Ukrainian left in Canada from the standpoint of the women, men, and children who formed and fostered it.

    Trans

    By Jack Halberstam

    Paperback £11.45

    In the last decade, public discussions of transgender issues have increased exponentially. This book explores the recent shifts in the meaning of the gendered body and representation, and explores the possibilities of a non-gendered, gender optional, or gender-hacked future.

    Masculinity in Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema

    By Marianne Kac-Vergne

    Hardback £70.46

    First full account of men & masculinity in modern science fiction cinema.

    Contours of the Nation

    Paperback £19.25

    Contouring the Nation is the first book which historically explores obesity in Canada from a critical perspective. Deborah McPhail demonstrates how obesity as a problem was affixed to particular populations in order to separate true Canadians from others.

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