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The Resource Sexing the body : gender politics and the construction of sexuality, Anne Fausto-Sterling

Sexing the body : gender politics and the construction of sexuality, Anne Fausto-Sterling

Label
Sexing the body : gender politics and the construction of sexuality
Title
Sexing the body
Title remainder
gender politics and the construction of sexuality
Statement of responsibility
Anne Fausto-Sterling
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the causes and determining factors of gender behavior differences and sexual identity, particularly biology and societal expectations, and argues that differences between male and female are not always distinct. --
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1944-
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Fausto-Sterling, Anne
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sex differences
  • Gender identity
  • Sex differentiation
  • Intersexuality
  • Sex (Biology)
  • Sex role
Label
Sexing the body : gender politics and the construction of sexuality, Anne Fausto-Sterling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-449) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Dueling dualisms -- "That sexe which prevaileth" -- Of gender and genitals: the use and abuse of the modern intersexual -- Should there be only two sexes? -- Sexing the brain: how biologists make a difference -- Sex glands, hormones, and gender chemistry -- Do sex hormones really exist? (Gender becomes chemical) -- The rodent's tale -- Gender systems: toward a theory of human sexuality -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm43468482
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
xii, 473 pages
Isbn
9780465077137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43468482
Label
Sexing the body : gender politics and the construction of sexuality, Anne Fausto-Sterling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-449) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Dueling dualisms -- "That sexe which prevaileth" -- Of gender and genitals: the use and abuse of the modern intersexual -- Should there be only two sexes? -- Sexing the brain: how biologists make a difference -- Sex glands, hormones, and gender chemistry -- Do sex hormones really exist? (Gender becomes chemical) -- The rodent's tale -- Gender systems: toward a theory of human sexuality -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm43468482
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
xii, 473 pages
Isbn
9780465077137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43468482

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