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Queer politics and sexual modernity in Taiwan

Author: Hans Tao-Ming Huang
Publisher: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, ©2011.
Series: Queer Asia.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examining the deployments of gender and sexuality over the past five decades in Taiwan, this book chronicles a queer historiography that illuminates the production of sexual identities and the formation of sexual modernity.
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Named Person: Hsien-yung Pai
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Tao-Ming Huang
ISBN: 9789888083077 9888083074 9789888083084 9888083082
OCLC Number: 751792538
Language Note: In English, with passages translated from Chinese.
Description: viii, 275 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mental hygiene and the regime of sexuality : the case of The man who escapes marriage --
Prostitution, perversion and AIDS : the secrets of the 'glass clique' --
State power, prostitution and sexual order : towards a genealogical critique of 'virtuous custom' --
From glass clique to tongzhi nation : Crystal boys, identity formation and politics of sexual shame --
Modernising gender, civilising sex : state feminism and perverse imagination --
Mourning the monogamous ideal : anti-prostitution feminism, conjugal sentimentality and the formation of melancholic sexual modernity.
Series Title: Queer Asia.
Responsibility: Hans Tao-Ming Huang.

Abstract:

Examining the deployments of gender and sexuality over the past five decades in Taiwan, this book chronicles a queer historiography that illuminates the production of sexual identities and the formation of sexual modernity.

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