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    Horn, Sahel and Rift

    By Stig Jarle Hansen

    Hardback £21.21

    Profiles the range of Islamist groups in Africa, which are on the rise today, and considers their growing links--examining whether their reach may extend beyond their continents

    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...

    The Latino Question: Politics, Labouring Classes and the Next Left

    By Alfredo Carlos

    Paperback £17.65

    How Latino communities are transforming the politics of race, migration and labour in the US.

    new dynamics of ageing volume 2

    Paperback £23.70

    A comprehensive multi-disciplinary overview of the very latest research on ageing, concentrating on four major themes: autonomy and independence in later life, biology and ageing, food and nutrition and representation of old age.

    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.

    The Taliban Reader: War, Islam and Politics

    Paperback £21.21

    A comprehensive sourcebook for scholars and students of Islamist political movements

    Transforming the Landscape: Rock Art and the Mississippian Cosmos

    Paperback £32.10

    This new synthesis focuses on the widespread use of cosmograms in the vast repertoire of Mississippian rock art imagery, yielding new insights on ancient concepts of landscape, nature, ceremonialism, religion, and a more comprehensive perspective on Mississippian symbolism.

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