The Resilience of Hope

Edited by Janette McDonald and Andrea M. Stephenson

Status: 
€53,00
$65.00
ISBN13: 
9789042030220
Publication Date: 
January 2010
Format: 
Paperback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
x, 190 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1570-7113
Volume: 
68

Nycole Prowse, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia

Intervening Spaces examines interconnectedness between bodies, time and space. It explores the oscillating and at times political impact that occurs when bodies and space engage in non-conventional ways. Temporal and spatial dichotomies are disrupted—revealing new ways of inhabiting space.
Series: 
Volume: 
107
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004362994
Expected: 
May 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Jade Alexander, Western Sydney University
Katarzyna Bronk, Adam Mickiewicz University

Series: 
Volume: 
101
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004366589
Expected: 
May 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Jackie Raphael, Curtin University
Millicent Weber, University of Melbourne

Disassembling the Celebrity Figure: Credibility and the Incredible explores the construction of celebrity brands, articulating consumers’ dependence on the perceived authenticity these brands portray. It examines this authenticity through an exploration of fandom, media representation, branding...
Series: 
Volume: 
99
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004365315
Expected: 
March 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Nina B. Namaste, Elon University
Marta Nadales Ruiz, Complutense University of Madrid

Who Decides? Competing Narratives in Constructing Tastes, Consumption and Choice explores how tastes are shaped, formed, delineated and acted upon by normalising socio-cultural processes, and, in some instances, how those very processes are actively resisted and renegotiated.
Series: 
Volume: 
97
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350793
Expected: 
March 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Monika dos Santos, University of South Africa

Jean-François Pelletier, University of Montreal

This book describes how the societal understandings of madness are central to the problem of mental illness, and how this has far reaching effects on those who are said to have a mental disorder, how they perceive themselves, and treatment.
Series: 
Volume: 
96
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350786
Publication date: 
February 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Susan DiVietro, Trinity College
Jordan Kiper, University of Connecticut

This interdisciplinary, empirical and theoretical approach to forgiveness and revenge considers the roles of truth, restitution and ritual in the promotion of forgiveness and deterrence of revenge in multiple contexts.
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350779
E-ISBN: 
9789004360143
Publication date: 
February 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Ewa Glapka, University of the Free State and Barbara Braid Szczecin University

Taking a non-essentialist approach, this book provides a number of compelling and fascinating accounts of how gender intersects with nationality, ethnicity, economy, age, sexuality and class. The identity processes discussed richly illustrate the complexity, constructedness and contestability of...
Series: 
Volume: 
94
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350762
Expected: 
March 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Edited by Rebeccah J. Nelems, University of Victoria and LJ (Nic) Theo, Cape Peninsula University of Technology

By critically exploring interdisciplinary perspectives on empathy, this dialogical volume Exploring Empathy aims to generate deeper thinking about what is at stake in discussions and practices of empathy in the 21st century.
Series: 
Volume: 
92
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350748
E-ISBN: 
9789004360846
Publication date: 
November 2017
€49,00
$57.00

Kristen Wright, The Catholic University of America

Looking across genres, subjects, and periods, this book examines what our conflicted reaction of both desire and disgust tells us about monsters and their role in human culture
Series: 
Volume: 
91
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350731
E-ISBN: 
9789004360150
Publication date: 
January 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Melissa Dearey, University of Hull, Roger Davis, University of Calgary, and Susana Nicolás, University of Almeria

Mischievous, beguiling, seductive, lascivious, unruly, carping, vengeful and manipulative – from the Disney princess to the murderous Medea, the articles in Re-visiting Female Evil grapple with our understanding of what it is to be and do evil femininities.
Series: 
Volume: 
90
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350397
E-ISBN: 
9789004350816
Publication date: 
September 2017
€49,00
$57.00

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