Family & relationships

    Narcissistic parenting in an insecure world

    By Harry Hendrick

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    Harry Hendrick shows how broader social changes, including neoliberalism, feminism, the collapse of the social-democratic ideal, and the 'new behaviourism', have led to the rise of the anxious and narcissistic parent, In this provocative history of parenting.

    Introducing the New Sexuality Studies

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    Revised edition of Introducing the new sexuality studies, 2011.

    Teenage Pregnancy, Parenting and Intergenerational Relations

    By Sally Brown

    Hardback £66.20

    Drawing on interviews and focus groups with young mothers and fathers, their parents and other relatives, this book provides a rich exploration of the experience of being a teenage parent now, and for earlier generations, closely examining teenage pregnancy and parenting in families where two or more generations have been...

    Strengthening Child Protection

    By Kellie Thompson

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    What prompts information sharing and how do we get it right? This accessible book challenges widely held assumptions about information sharing in child welfare that facts about risks to children are clear and that sharing them with other professionals is a straightforward process.

    Mating Game

    By Pamela C. Regan

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    A unique text about human mating relationships aimed specifically at a university audience.

    Romance and Sex in Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: Risks and Opportunities

    Paperback £31.25

    Revised edition of Romance and sex in adolescence and emerging adulthood, 2006.

    Sexuality and Memory in Early Modern England: Literature and the Erotics of Recollection

    Hardback £83.46

    This volume brings together two vibrant areas of Renaissance studies today: memory and sexuality. The contributors show that not only Shakespeare but also a broad range of his contemporaries were deeply interested in how memory and sexuality interact. Are erotic experiences heightened or deflated by the presence of memory? Can...

    In Bed with the Ancient Egyptians

    By Charlotte Booth

    Hardback £14.46

    A fascinating history of sex in ancient Egyptian society, from homosexual pharaohs to beauty regimes and aphrodisiacs

    Sex and Storytelling in Modern Cinema

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    Offering an analysis of how choices are made in the presentation of explicit sex in often very controversial films, such as "Shame", "Baise-Moi", "Antichrist", "Dogtooth" and "Lust, Caution", this title shows how sexual content can aid characterisation, highlight themes, and provide events that serve to develop plot.

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