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A History of English Women’s Cricket, 1880-1939
(De Montfort University, 2015-10)
This thesis is a study of the history of women’s cricket from the 1880s until 1939. Although the primary focus of this thesis is the interwar years, it explores the earliest forms of women’s cricket to provide context for ...
Fairytale Theory and Explorations of Gender Stereotypes in Post-1970s Rapunzel Adaptations
(De Montfort University, 2015-06)
Although Rapunzel criticism habitually concerns literary fairytales, this thesis contributes to the field a sustained examination of the feminist and patriarchal uses to which Rapunzel has been put, with close attention ...
Gender, feminism and talk on British television, 1970-1990
(De Montfort University, 2015-03)
This thesis uncovers and analyses the relationship between forms of talk on British television between 1970-1990, and the uneven transformations in gender politics that occurred in this period, which encompasses both the ...