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The Resource Constructing sexualities : readings in sexuality, gender, and culture, edited by Suzanne LaFont

Constructing sexualities : readings in sexuality, gender, and culture, edited by Suzanne LaFont

Label
Constructing sexualities : readings in sexuality, gender, and culture
Title
Constructing sexualities
Title remainder
readings in sexuality, gender, and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Suzanne LaFont
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN479.65
LC item number
.C66 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
LaFont, Suzanne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Sex differences
  • Sex customs
  • Gender identity
Label
Constructing sexualities : readings in sexuality, gender, and culture, edited by Suzanne LaFont
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-406)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Investigating sex : essentialism and constructionism / Jennifer Harding -- Sexing the body : how biologists construct hyman sexuality / Anne Fausto-Sterling -- The egg and the sperm : how science has constructed a romance based on stereotypical male-female roles / Emily Martin -- Sex in primitive society / Ruth Benedict -- The animal with the weirdest sex life / Jared Diamond -- Bonodo sex and society : the behavior of a close relative challenges assumptions about male supremacy in human evolution / Frans B.M. de Waal -- Human apes / Alison Jolly -- Prenuptial intercourse between the sexes / Bronislaw Malinowski -- Dani sexuality : a low energy system / Karl Heider with postscript : revisiting Dani sexuality -- Sexual inversion among the Azande / E.E. Evans-Pritchard -- Sex and repression in an Irish folk community / John Messenger -- The geography of genital multilations / James DeMeo -- Unmasking tradition : a Sudanese anthropologist confronts female "circumcision" and its terrible tenacity / Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf -- Mehinaku men and women : a sociology of marriage, sex and affection / Thomas Gregor -- Arranging a marriage in India / Serena Nanda -- Against love : a treatise on the tyranny of two / Laura Kipnis -- The five sexes : why male and female are not enough / Anne Fausto-Sterling -- Hermaphrodites with attitude : mapping the emergence of intersex political activism / Cheryl Chase -- Hijra and Sädhin : neither man nor woman in India / Serena Nanda -- Lesbians, men-women and two-spirits : homosexuality and gender in native American cultures / Sabine Lang -- Who put the "trans" in transgender? Gender theory and everyday life / Suzanne Kessler and Wendy McKenna -- The gender of Brazilian transgendered prostitutes / Don Kulick -- Sambia sexual culture / Gilbert Herdt -- Culture and women's sexualities / Evelyn Blackwood -- Redirecting sexual orientation : techniques and justifications / Timothy F. Murphy -- Fo love and money : romance tourism in Jamaica / Deborah Pruitt and Suzanne LaFont -- Forced to choose : beyond the voluntary v. forced prostitution dichotomy / Jo Doezema -- Arab honor's price : a woman's blood / Douglas Jehl -- Women : wives, mothers, daughters / Chris Jehl -- Negotiating sex and gender in the Attorney General's Commission on Pornography / Carole S. Vance -- ... /Cybersex/nog̲ender/nose̲xuality/nob̲ody.html / Andy Miah -- An orgy of abstinence / Sharon Lerner -- An unfinished revolution : sexuality in the 20th century / Jeffrey Weeks
Control code
50042940
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 406 pages
Isbn
9780130096616
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002074861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Constructing sexualities : readings in sexuality, gender, and culture, edited by Suzanne LaFont
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-406)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Investigating sex : essentialism and constructionism / Jennifer Harding -- Sexing the body : how biologists construct hyman sexuality / Anne Fausto-Sterling -- The egg and the sperm : how science has constructed a romance based on stereotypical male-female roles / Emily Martin -- Sex in primitive society / Ruth Benedict -- The animal with the weirdest sex life / Jared Diamond -- Bonodo sex and society : the behavior of a close relative challenges assumptions about male supremacy in human evolution / Frans B.M. de Waal -- Human apes / Alison Jolly -- Prenuptial intercourse between the sexes / Bronislaw Malinowski -- Dani sexuality : a low energy system / Karl Heider with postscript : revisiting Dani sexuality -- Sexual inversion among the Azande / E.E. Evans-Pritchard -- Sex and repression in an Irish folk community / John Messenger -- The geography of genital multilations / James DeMeo -- Unmasking tradition : a Sudanese anthropologist confronts female "circumcision" and its terrible tenacity / Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf -- Mehinaku men and women : a sociology of marriage, sex and affection / Thomas Gregor -- Arranging a marriage in India / Serena Nanda -- Against love : a treatise on the tyranny of two / Laura Kipnis -- The five sexes : why male and female are not enough / Anne Fausto-Sterling -- Hermaphrodites with attitude : mapping the emergence of intersex political activism / Cheryl Chase -- Hijra and Sädhin : neither man nor woman in India / Serena Nanda -- Lesbians, men-women and two-spirits : homosexuality and gender in native American cultures / Sabine Lang -- Who put the "trans" in transgender? Gender theory and everyday life / Suzanne Kessler and Wendy McKenna -- The gender of Brazilian transgendered prostitutes / Don Kulick -- Sambia sexual culture / Gilbert Herdt -- Culture and women's sexualities / Evelyn Blackwood -- Redirecting sexual orientation : techniques and justifications / Timothy F. Murphy -- Fo love and money : romance tourism in Jamaica / Deborah Pruitt and Suzanne LaFont -- Forced to choose : beyond the voluntary v. forced prostitution dichotomy / Jo Doezema -- Arab honor's price : a woman's blood / Douglas Jehl -- Women : wives, mothers, daughters / Chris Jehl -- Negotiating sex and gender in the Attorney General's Commission on Pornography / Carole S. Vance -- ... /Cybersex/nog̲ender/nose̲xuality/nob̲ody.html / Andy Miah -- An orgy of abstinence / Sharon Lerner -- An unfinished revolution : sexuality in the 20th century / Jeffrey Weeks
Control code
50042940
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 406 pages
Isbn
9780130096616
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002074861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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