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Regulating sex : the politics of intimacy and identity / edited by Elizabeth Bernstein and Laurie Schaffner.

Publication:
New York ; London : Routledge, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (340 p.)
Series:
Perspectives on gender (New York, N.Y.)
Perspectives on gender
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Subjects:
Sex -- Political aspects.
Sex and law.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Regulating Sex discusses the various ways that sex and sexuality are regulated by government and society. This collection has an impressive array of contributors writing on compelling topics.
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgments; Regulating Sex: An Introduction; Liberalism and Social Movement Success: The Case of United States Sodomy Statutes; Contract and the Legal Mooring of Same-Sex Intimacy; Unprincipled Exclusions: The Struggle to Achieve Judicial and Legislative Equality for Transgender People; Soft Glove, Punishing Fist: The Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000; At Home in the Street: Questioning the Desire to Help and Save; Travel and Taboo: Heterosexual Sex Tourism to the Caribbean; Desire, Demand, and the Commerce of Sex
Child Welfare as Social Defense Against Sexuality: A Norwegian ExampleSexual Abuse and the Wholesome Family: Feminist, Psychological, and State Discourses; Identity to Acronym: How "Child Prostitution" Became "CSEC"; Capacity, Consent, and the Construction of Adulthood; How Libertine Is the Netherlands?: Exploring Contemporary Dutch Sexual Cultures; From Outsider to Citizen; Sex and Freedom; References; About the Contributors; Index;
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-313) and index.
Contributor:
Bernstein, Elizabeth, 1968-
Schaffner, Laurie.
ISBN:
1-135-93403-7
1-280-10346-9
0-203-00607-0
OCLC:
173265427
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203006078 doi