Sexing The Body

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786724331
Size: 43.45 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 ...

Sexing The Body

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0786724331
Size: 36.42 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 ...

Sexing The Body

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780465077144
Size: 28.27 MB
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Discusses the causes and determining factors of gender behavior differences and sexual identity, particularly biology and societal expectations, and argues that differences between male and female are not always distinct.

Sex Gender

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415881455
Size: 72.31 MB
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This book gives a clearly written explanation of the biological and cultural underpinnings of gender.

The Mismeasure Of Desire

Author: Edward Stein
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195142446
Size: 31.92 MB
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In this book, Edward Stein, a philosopher and legal theorist, investigates scientific research on sexual orientation and shows that it is deeply flawed.

Myths Of Gender

Author: Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786723904
Size: 77.15 MB
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By carefully examining the biological, genetic, evolutionary, and psychological evidence, a noted biologist finds a shocking lack of substance behind ideas about biologically based sex differences.

Sexuality And Socialism

Author: Sherry Wolf
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 9781608460762
Size: 21.51 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, ...

Sexual Meanings

Author: Sherry B. Ortner
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521283755
Size: 64.52 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.

Nature S Body

Author: Londa L. Schiebinger
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813535319
Size: 24.53 MB
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Winner of the Ludwik Fleck Book Prize, Society for Social Studies of Science, 1995 "Schiebinger lays bare the cultural narratives that mix so easily with science.

Sex Itself

Author: Sarah S. Richardson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022608471X
Size: 36.32 MB
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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.