Sociology: Feminism

Jarnkvist, K. 2023

‘Critical-feminist studies of funerals: a way to grasp the rite’s complexity’, Approaching Religion, 13:1, 138-152.

Robinson, K. & Jackson, A. 2023

‘Cemeteries and community: foregrounding Black women’s labour and leadership in sacred rite remembrance practices’, in K. Fletcher & A. Towle (eds) Grave History: Death, Race and Gender in Southern Cemeteries, Athens: University of Georgia Press, 231-252.

Spira, T. 2014

‘Neoliberal transitions: the Santiago general cemetery and the affective economies of counter-revolution’, Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power, 21: 4, 344-63.

Westendorp M. & Gould H. 2021

‘Re-feminizing death: gender, spirituality and death care in the Anthropocene’, Religions,12: 8, 667.


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