Sexing The Body

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0786724331
Size: 12.24 MB
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In this brilliant and provocative book, the acclaimed author of Myths of Gender argues that even the most fundamental knowledge about sex is shaped by the culture in which scientific knowledge is produced.Drawing on astonishing real-life ...

Sex Gender

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415881455
Size: 21.44 MB
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This book gives a clearly written explanation of the biological and cultural underpinnings of gender.

Sexual Meanings

Author: Sherry B. Ortner
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521283755
Size: 67.81 MB
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This 1996 collection of essays deals with the ways in which sex and gender are socially organized and conceptually construed in various cultures.

Sex Itself

Author: Sarah S. Richardson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022608471X
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Sex Itself offers a compelling argument for the importance of ongoing critical dialogue on how cultural conceptions of gender operate within the science of sex.

Women Sexuality And The Political Power Of Pleasure

Author: Susie Jolly
Publisher: Zed Books Ltd.
ISBN: 1780325738
Size: 59.34 MB
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This pioneering collection explores the ways in which positive, pleasure-focused approaches to sexuality can empower women. Gender and development has tended to engage with sexuality only in relation to violence and ill-health.

What Is Sexual History

Author: Jeffrey Weeks
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1509508864
Size: 52.35 MB
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In this book, Jeffrey Weeks, one of the leading international scholars in the subject, sets out clearly and concisely how sexual history has developed, and its implications for our understanding of the ways we live today.

Sexuality And Socialism

Author: Sherry Wolf
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 9781608460762
Size: 61.24 MB
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It. Up.”—Austin Chronicle “Sherry speaks with such eloquence and plain common sense that I can't help but want to know more about her ideas and convictions.”—Derek Washington, “In the LV” radio host, Director of LGBT Outreach, ...


Author: Gayle Rubin
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822349868
Size: 80.19 MB
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Collection of writings by Gayle S. Rubin, an American theorist and activist in feminist, lesbian and gay, queer, and sexuality studies since the 1970s.

Black Masculinity And The U S South

Author: Riche Richardson
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820336671
Size: 15.84 MB
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To complicate matters, says Riché Richardson, blacks themselves appropriate these images for purposes never intended by their (mostly) white progenitors.