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Female Desires

Same-Sex Relations and Transgender Practices Across Cultures

Female Desires( )
Editor: Blackwood, Evelyn
Wieringa, Saskia
Series title:Between Men, Between Women Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 1999
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $83.50
Book Description:

This groundbreaking collection includes thirteen essays from historians, sociologists, and anthropologists who discuss transgendered females and same-sex desire among women in Asia, Latin America, Native North America, and Africa. Offering compelling evidence against the commonly accepted notion that non-Western women are generally passive victims of male domination and compulsory heterosexuality, these essays on lesbian desire in ancient and modern India, butch-femme social types...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Lgbt Studies / Lesbian Studies
Social Science / Lgbt Studies / General
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.396 x 9.204 x 1.077 Inches
Book Weight:1.377 Pounds

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