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What the Elders Have Taught Us: Alaska Native Ways

by Will Mayo & Roy Corral

This tribute to the first Alaskans and the ancient values they consider paramount to their survival celebrates their connections to their ancestry and ties that define their identity in the world today.


Measuring Up: How Advertising Affects Self-Image

by Vickie Rutledge Shields & Dawn Heinecken

Explores the forms and channels of power used in one of the most insidious and overt means of mass influence in popular culture.


Beyond The Chinese Connection: Contemporary Afro-Asian Cultural Production

by Crystal S. Anderson

In Beyond The Chinese Connection, Crystal S. Anderson explores the cultural and political exchanges between African Americans, Asian Americans, and Asians over the last four decades. To do so, Anderson examines...


Feminist Review: Issue 39: Shifting Territories: Feminism and Europe

by The Feminist Review Collective

The 1990s are proving to be a time, quite literally, of shifting territories in Europe - East and West. Both the revolutions in Eastern Europe in 1989 and the breaking of economic boundaries in 1992 are creating...


Modern Social Theory: Key Debates and New Directions

by Dr Derek Layder & Derek Layder

This book is intended for undergraduate courses in social theory for second and third year sociology students, as well as postgraduate and academic researchers. Secondary markets include social psychology, social...


100 Ways America Is Screwing Up the World

by John Tirman

What do George W. Bush, Wal-Mart, Halliburton, gangsta rap, and SUVs have in common? They're all among the hundred ways in which America is screwing up the world. The country that was responsible for many, if...


Cyberpop: Digital Lifestyles and Commodity Culture

by Sidney Eve Matrix

Cyberpop is an analysis of cyberculture and its popular cultural productions. The study begins with a Foucaultian model of cyberculture as a discursive formation, and explains how some key concepts (such as...


Girls Make Media

by Mary Celeste Kearney

More girls are producing media today than at any other point in U.S. history, and they are creating media texts in virtually every format currently possible--magazines, films, musical recordings, and websites....


Asian America.Net: Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Cyberspace

by Rachel C. Lee & Sau-ling Cynthia Wong

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Bollywood Cinema: Temples of Desire

by Vijay Mishra

India is home to Bollywood - the largest film industry in the world. Movie theaters are said to be the "temples of modern India," with Bombay producing nearly 800 films per year that are viewed by roughly 11...


Regarding Sedgwick: Essays on Queer Culture and Critical Theory

by Stephen M. Barber & David L. Clark

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Enjoy Your Symptom!: Jacques Lacan in Hollywood and Out

by Slavoj Žižek

The title is just the first of many startling asides, observations and insights that fill this guide to Hollywood on the Lacanian psychoanalyst's couch - a thrilling guide to cinema and psychoanalysis from...


Tsunami Recovery in Sri Lanka: Ethnic and Regional Dimensions

by Dennis B. McGilvray & Michele R. Gamburd

The Indian Ocean Tsunami, which devastated 70 percent of Sri Lanka's coastline and killed an estimated 35,000 people, was remarkable both for the magnitude of the disaster and for the unprecedented scale of...


Happy Hours

by Devon Jersild

Did You Know

  • Female alcoholics are twice as likely to die as male alcoholics in the same age group
  • Women metabolize alcohol differently from men, more quickly developing such physical complications as liver disease,...


The Cold Counsel: The Women in Old Norse Literature and Myth

by Sarah M. Anderson & Karen Swenson

Cold Counsel is the only collection devoted to the place of women in Old Norse literature and culture. It draws upon the disciplines of history, sociology, feminism, ethnography and psychoanalysis in order to...


Current Concepts in Transgender Identity

by Dallas Denny

This collection will present works that offer illuminating perspectives on the remarkably diverse Asian American populations of the United States. As a population that is neither black nor white, the range of...


Sanctity and Motherhood: Essays on Holy Mothers in the Middle Ages

by Anneke Mulder-Bakker

Increasingly, recent scholarship has focused on those married women and mothers in the Middle Ages who achieved holiness. The Merovingian Waldetrudis and Rictrudis; Ida, mother of the crusader king Godfrey of...


Anthropological Resources: A Guide to Archival, Library, and Museum Collections

by Lee S. Dutton

This work provides access to information on the rich and often little known legacy of anthropological scholarship preserved in a diversity of archives, libraries and museums. Selected anthropological manuscripts,...


Ethnicity and the Dementias

by Gwen Yeo & Dolores Gallager-Thompson

Ethnicity and the Dementias offers invaluable background information in this area, while also examining how those suffering from dementia and their family members respond or adapt to the challenges that follow....


Marxist Aesthetics (Routledge Revivals)

by Pauline Johnson

Originally published in 1984, this study deals with a number of influential figures in the European tradition of Marxist theories of aesthetics, ranging from Lukacs to Benjamin, through the Frankfurt School,...