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Global Sex / Dennis Altman.

Author/Creator:
Altman, Dennis, author., Author,
Publication:
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2010]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (192 p.)
Contained In:
De Gruyter University Press Library.
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Subjects:
Globalization.
Sex customs.
Language:
In English.
System Details:
Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.
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Summary:
Global Sex is the first major work to take on the globalization of sexuality, examining the ways in which desire and pleasure-as well as ideas about gender, political power, and public health-are framed, shaped, or commodified by a global economy in which more and more cultures move into ever-closer contact.
Contents:
Frontmatter
Contents
Preface: Sex and Politics
One. Introduction: Thinking about Sex and Politics
Two. The Many Faces of Globalization
Three. Sex and Political Economy
Four. The (Re)Discovery of Sex
Five. Imagining AIDS: And the New Surveillance
Six. The Globalization of Sexual Identities
Seven. The New Commercialization of Sex: From Forced Prostitution to Cybersex
Eight. Sexual Politics and International Relations
Nine. Squaring the Circle: The Battle for "Traditional" Morality
Ten. Conclusion: A Global Sexual Politics?
Acknowledgments
Notes
Index
Notes:
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 24. Apr 2020)
Contributor:
De Gruyter.
ISBN:
9780226016047
OCLC:
746883480
Publisher Number:
10.7208/9780226016047 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.