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Postfeminism
Postfeminism
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Postfeminism

Cultural Texts and Theories

Stéphanie Genz, Benjamin Brabon

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Postfeminism

Cultural Texts and Theories

Stéphanie Genz, Benjamin Brabon

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Essential reading forthose seeking a thorough and wide-ranging understanding of postfeminism

This text comprehensively surveys and critically positions the main issues, theories and contemporary debates surrounding postfeminism. It covers the term's underpinnings and critical contexts, its different meanings, as well as popular media representations.

New for this edition:

  • Extended critical history of postfeminism
  • Engagement with a new postfeminist vocabulary associated with post-recession
  • Close analysis of the impact of a recessionary postfeminist stance

Adopting an inclusive and interdisciplinary approach, the text situates postfeminism in relation to earlier feminisms and addresses its manifestations in popular culture, academia, politics and brand culture. It brings to light the various meanings of postfeminism and highlights distinct postfeminist patterns, while opening up the category for future investigation.

Key Features

  • User-friendly format allows students and lecturers to explore the diverse postfeminist landscape as well as examine specific versions of it
  • An original and rigorous critical approach to the topic that advances a contextualized understanding of postfeminism
  • Detailed analysis in chapters on the Backlash, New Traditionalism and Austerity Nostalgia, New Feminism, Girl Power and Chick-lit, Do-Me Feminism and Raunch Culture, (Neo)liberal Sexism, Postmodern Feminism, Postcolonial Feminism, Queer Feminism, Men and Feminism, Cyberfeminism, Third Wave Feminism, Sexual Micro-/Macro-Politics, Celebrity Brand Culture
  • Includes topical case studies on (amongst others) Game of Thrones, Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Lady Gaga, Girls, Nicki Minaj, Slut Walk, FEMEN

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Publisher
EUP
Year
2017
ISBN
9781474411240

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APA 6 Citation
Genz, S., & Brabon, B. (2017). Postfeminism (2nd ed.). Edinburgh University Press. Retrieved from https://www.perlego.com/book/1708615/postfeminism-cultural-texts-and-theories-pdf (Original work published 2017)
Chicago Citation
Genz, Stéphanie, and Benjamin Brabon. (2017) 2017. Postfeminism. 2nd ed. Edinburgh University Press. https://www.perlego.com/book/1708615/postfeminism-cultural-texts-and-theories-pdf.
Harvard Citation
Genz, S. and Brabon, B. (2017) Postfeminism. 2nd edn. Edinburgh University Press. Available at: https://www.perlego.com/book/1708615/postfeminism-cultural-texts-and-theories-pdf (Accessed: 14 October 2022).
MLA 7 Citation
Genz, Stéphanie, and Benjamin Brabon. Postfeminism. 2nd ed. Edinburgh University Press, 2017. Web. 14 Oct. 2022.