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Geographies of sexualities : theory, practices, and politics

Author: Kath Browne; Jason Lim; Gavin Brown, (Lecturer in Human Geography)
Publisher: Aldershot, Hampshire ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007.
Series: Online access with subscription: Proquest Ebook Central.
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"Recent years have seen a dramatic upsurge of interest in the connections between sexualities, space and place. Drawing established and 'founding' figures of the field together with emerging authors, this innovative volume offers a broad, interdisciplinary and international overview of the geographies of sexualities. Incorporating a discussion of queer geographies, Geographies of Sexualities engages with cutting  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Geographies of sexualities.
Aldershot, Hampshire ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kath Browne; Jason Lim; Gavin Brown, (Lecturer in Human Geography)
ISBN: 9780754647614 0754647617 9780754678526 0754678520 9780754684787 0754684784
OCLC Number: 86115628
Description: xi, 264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction, or why have a book on geographies of sexualities? / Gavin Brown, Jason Lim and Kath Browne --
Theories --
From lesbian and gay to queer geographies : pasts, prospects and possibilities / Larry Knopp --
Sexuality, the erotic and geography : epistemology, methodology and pedagogy / Jon Binnie --
Health/sexuality/geography / Vincent J. Del Casino Jr --
Queer critique and the politics of affect / Jason Lim --
Developmental desire and/or transnational jouissance : re-formulating sexual subjectivities in transcultural contact zones / Hanna Hacker --
Fucking geography, again / David Bell --
Practices --
Playing with restraints : space, citizenship and BDSM / RDK Herman --
Queer mixed race? : interrogating homonormativity through thai interraciality / Jinthana Haritaworn --
Drag queens and drab dykes : deploying and deploring femininities / Kath Browne --
The queer unwanted and their undesirable "otherness" / Mark Casey --
Straights in a gay bar : negotiating boundaries through time-spaces / Tatiana Matejskova --
Between transgression and complicity (or: can the straight guy have a queer eye?) / Phil Hubbard --
Politics --
Pussies declawed : unpacking the politics of a queer womens bathhouse raid / Catherine Nash and Alison Bain --
Religion, identity and activism : queer Muslim diasporic identities / Farhang Rouhani --
HIV+ bodyspace : aids and the queer politics of future negation in Aotearoa/New Zealand / Matthew Sothern --
Autonomy, affinity and play in the spaces of radical queer activism / Gavin Brown --
Counting on queer geography / Michael Brown --
Conclusions and future directions, or our hopes for geographies of sexualities (and queer geographies) / Kath Browne, Gavin Brown and Jason Lim.
Series Title: Online access with subscription: Proquest Ebook Central.
Responsibility: edited by Kath Browne, Jason Lim, Gavin Brown.
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Offers an overview of the geographies of sexualities. This book challenges the orthodoxies within geography regarding spatialities and sexualities. It contains material that spans the separated areas  Read more...


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