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Misogyny Online explores the worldwide phenomenon of gendered cyberhate as a significant discourse which has been overlooked and marginalised. The rapid growth of the internet has led to numerous opportunities and benefits; however, the architecture of the cybersphere offers users unprecedented opportunities to engage in hate speech. A leading international researcher in this field, Emma A. Jane weaves together data and theory from multiple disciplines and expresses her findings in a style that is engaging, witty and powerful. Online Misogyny is an important read for students and faculty members alike across the social sciences and humanities.

The Blame Game
The Blame Game
Warning: This book contains graphic language of a violent sexual nature.
The princesses all need to man up

In 2012, I delivered a keynote at a public seminar organised by an Australian university. During this talk I mentioned that my previous media work had meant spending many years waking to an in-box full of anonymous rape threats. Another invited speaker, a professor far more senior than myself, spoke up to explain (some might say ‘mansplain’) that the real problem was not the material I had received but my reaction to it. His public advice to me was to suggest I develop some resilience (because apparently continuing to write a weekly column ...

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