By Melanie Heath
By Melanie Heath
By Y. Taylor
By David Collins,Evan Wolfson,Julian Castro
By PIERCESON,PIATTI-CROCKER,ET AL,Ahmed Khanani,Genaro Lozano,Nancy Nicol,David Rayside,Jean C. Robinson,Laura Saldivia,Miriam Smith
By Diego López Alonso
Por ello, se trata de una contribución relevante y genuine encaminada a eliminar los prejuicios sobre los angeles homosexualidad humana, proporcionando una sólida base para que se asuma, sin angustia, l. a. condición gay tanto por las propias personas (gays y lesbianas) como por sus familias.
By S. McGlotten,D. Davis
By David Halperin
— Don Kulick, Professor of Anthropology, ny University
How we will discuss intercourse and danger within the age of barebacking— or condomless intercourse— with out invoking the standard bogus and punitive cliché s approximately homosexual males’ s alleged low vainness, loss of strength of will, and different mental “ deficits” ? Are there queer possible choices to psychology for brooding about the interior lifetime of homosexuality? What Do homosexual males wish? explores a number of the possibilities.
Unlike such a lot writers regarding homosexual males and dicy intercourse, David Halperin liberates homosexual male subjectivity from psychology, demonstrating the insidious ways that psychology’ s defining competition among the traditional and the pathological topics homosexuality to clinical reasoning and revives a complete set of unexamined ethical assumptions approximately “ stable” intercourse and “ undesirable” sex.
In specific, Halperin champions missed traditions of queer idea, together with either literary and renowned discourses, by way of drawing at the paintings of famous figures like Jean Genet and ignored ones like Marcel Jouhandeau. He exhibits how the lengthy background of of homosexual males’ s makes use of of “ abjection” can supply an alternate, nonmoralistic version for pondering homosexual male subjectivity, whatever that's urgently wanted within the age of barebacking.
Anyone trying to find nondisciplinary how you can sluggish the unfold of HIV/AIDS between homosexual males— or drawn to new modes of considering homosexual male subjectivity— may still learn this book.
David M. Halperin is W. H. Auden Collegiate Professor of the heritage and conception of Sexuality, Professor of English, Professor of girls’ s stories, Professor of Comparative Literature, and Adjunct Professor of Classical reviews on the college of Michigan.
By Catherine J. Nash,Catherine J, Dr Nash,Professor Browne Kath
Queer tools and Methodologies presents the 1st systematic attention of the results of a queer viewpoint within the pursuit of social clinical study. This quantity grapples with key modern questions in regards to the methodological implications for social technology learn undertaken from assorted queer views, and explores the constraints and potentials of queer engagements with social technology study options and methodologies. With members established within the united kingdom, united states, Canada, Sweden, New Zealand and Australia, this really overseas quantity will attract a person pursuing study on the intersections among social medical examine and queer views, in addition to these enticing with methodological concerns in social technological know-how learn extra broadly.
By Lori B. Girshick
In a piece that's certain to stir controversy, Lori B. Girshick exposes the stunning, hidden fact of woman-to-woman sexual violence and provides voice to the abused. Drawing on a national survey and in-depth interviews, Girshick explores the studies and reflections of seventy ladies, documenting what occurred to them, how they answered, and whether or not they got any support to deal with the emotional influence in their attack. the writer discusses how the lesbian group has silenced survivors of sexual violence as a result of myths of lesbian utopia, and considers what function societal homophobia, biphobia, and heterosexism has performed during this silencing. starting from date and acquaintance rape, to family sexual abuse by way of companions, to sexual harassment within the place of work, those particular and harrowing tales supply a fuller realizing of woman-to-woman sexual violence than exists anyplace else.
This provocative ebook deals much-needed insights on a topic hardly ever mentioned within the literature on family violence, and it does so with compassion. certainly, it recommends how companies can top supply companies, outreach, and remedy to survivors of woman-to-woman rape and lesbian battering, utilizing feedback by way of the survivors themselves.
By Tom Powers