By Tanya Erzen
By Brigitte Aulenbacher,Birgit Riegraf
Download PDF by Zita Eva Rohr,Lisa Benz: Queenship, Gender, and Reputation in the Medieval and Early
By Zita Eva Rohr,Lisa Benz
This edited assortment opens new how one can examine queenship in parts and nations no longer frequently studied and displays the more and more interdisciplinary paintings and geographic diversity of the sphere. This e-book is a forerunner in queenship and re-invents the reputations of the ladies and a few of the boys. The participants solutions questions about the character of queenship, acceptance of queens, and gender roles within the medieval and early smooth west. The essays query the viability of propaganda, gossip, and rumor that also characterizes a few queens in smooth histories. The huge geographic variety lined via the participants strikes queenship stories past France and England to understudied areas reminiscent of Sweden and Hungary. Even the essays on extra widely used international locations explores parts no longer frequently studied, reminiscent of the position of Edward II’s stepmother, Margaret of France in Gaveston’s downfall. The chapters truly have a typical thread and the editors’ precis and outline of the gathering is effective in aiding the reader. the gathering is split into sections “Biography, Gossip, and heritage” and “Politics, Ambition, and Scandal.” The editors and members, together with Zita Eva Rohr and Elena Woodacre, are students on the most sensible in their box and several other and have interaction and debate with fresh scholarship. This assortment will attraction across the world to literary students and gender reviews students to boot historians drawn to the international locations incorporated within the collection.
By Britt Fender
Download e-book for iPad: Diversität, Diversifizierung und (Ent)Solidarisierung: Eine by Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger,Regine Bendl
By Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger,Regine Bendl
Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger und Regine Bendl präsentieren mit Ko-AutorInnen eine Standortbestimmung der Diversitätsforschung in Organisationen im deutschsprachigen Raum. Sie bieten WissenschaftlerInnen, PraktikerInnen und Studierenden sowie am Thema interessierten Personen einen Überblick über den aktuellen Diskurs der betriebswirtschaftlichen Diversitäts- bzw. Diversitätsmanagementforschung mit Bezug auf Ansätze der Intersektionalität, Diskriminierung und(Un-)Gleichbehandlung. In den Beiträgen widmen sich die AutorInnen Themenbereichen, wie Problematiken von Diversifizierung und (Ent)Solidarisierung, Diversitätsdiskurse im internationalen Vergleich, intersektionale Diversitätskonzepte und Implementierungsstrategien von Diversitätsmanagement.
By Tina Miller
By Edward Wright-Rios
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Edward Wright-Rios is an affiliate professor of heritage at Vanderbilt collage. he's additionally the writer of Revolutions in Mexican Catholicism: Reform and Revelation in Oaxaca, 1887–1934.
By Stephen H, Mr Gregg
Defoe's Writings and Manliness is a well timed intervention in Defoe reports and within the examine of masculinity in eighteenth-century literature extra mostly. Arguing that Defoe's writings insistently back to the problems of manliness and its opposite, effeminacy, this ebook finds how he drew upon a posh and numerous diversity of discourses by which masculinity was once mentioned within the interval. it truly is for that reason that this ebook crosses over and strikes among smooth paradigms for the research of eighteenth-century masculinity to evaluate Defoe's men.
A blend of Defoe's readability of imaginative and prescient, a spirit of contrariness and a streak of ethical didacticism ended in an idiosyncratic and stressed checking out of the forces surrounding his period's principles of manliness. Defoe's males are males, yet they're by no means unproblematically so: they demonstrate a contrariness which exhibits failure of manliness is rarely very a long way away.
By Sujit Kumar Chattopadhyay
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By Cheryl Krasnick Warsh
well-being is a gendered inspiration in Western cultures. often it's linked to energy in males and wonder in ladies. This gendered thought was once transmitted via visible representations of the suitable male and female our bodies, and ubiquitous media photographs led to the absorption of common criteria of health and beauty and generalized wants to in achieving them. this day, real or self-styled experts?from physicians to newspaper columnists to advertisers?offer suggestion on attaining optimum future health.
themes during this assortment are huge ranging and comprise childbirth recommendation in Victorian Australia and chilly struggle the USA, menstruation movies, Canadian abortion tourism, the Pap smear, the Body Worlds exhibition, and fats liberation. Masculinity is explored between drunkards in antebellum Philadelphia and kinfolk memoirs in the course of the Eighties AIDS epidemic. probably goal public wellbeing and fitness advisories are proven to be as encouraged by way of advertisement pursuits, classification, gender, and different social differentiations as advertising and marketing methods are, and the message provided is mediated to various levels through these receiving it.
This e-book may be of curiosity to students in women’s reviews, health and wellbeing stories, advertising, media reports, social historical past and anthropology, and pop culture.