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Gender Hate Online

Understanding the New Anti-Feminism

Editors: Ging, Debbie, Siapera, Eugenia (Eds.)

  • Brings together a variety of theoretical approaches while also including reflections on the past, present, and future of feminism and its interconnections with technologies and media
  • Addresses ways in which women fight back and reclaim online spaces, offering practical applications as well as critical analyses
  • Moves beyond the Global North/the Anglophone world to consider this phenomenon in other cultural contexts, and includes intersectional and transcultural analyses
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  • Due: August 9, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96226-9
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-96225-2
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About this book

Gender Hate Online addresses the dynamic nature of misogyny: how it travels, what technological and cultural affordances support or obstruct this and what impact reappropriated expressions of misogyny have in other cultures. It adds significantly to an emergent body of scholarship on this topic by bringing together a variety of theoretical approaches, while also including reflections on the past, present, and future of feminism and its interconnections with technologies and media. It also addresses the fact that most work on this area has been focused on the Global North, by including perspectives from Pakistan, India and Russia as well as intersectional and transcultural analyses. Finally, it addresses ways in which women fight back and reclaim online spaces, offering practical applications as well as critical analyses.

This edited collection therefore addresses a substantial gap in scholarship by bringing together a body of work exclusively devoted to this topic. With perspectives from a variety of disciplines and geographic bases, the volume will be of major interest to scholars and students in the fields of gender, new media and hate speech.

About the authors

Debbie Ging is Associate Professor of Media Studies in the School of Communications at Dublin City University, Ireland.

Eugenia Siapera is Associate Professor of Digital and Social Media and Deputy Director of the Institute for Future Media and Journalism in the School of Communications at Dublin City University, Ireland.

Buy this book

eBook 84,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: August 9, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96226-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover 103,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: August 9, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96225-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Gender Hate Online
Book Subtitle
Understanding the New Anti-Feminism
Editors
  • Debbie Ging
  • Eugenia Siapera
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-96226-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-96226-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-96225-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 294
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 42 illustrations in colour
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