Theorizing female sexuality. by Jane M. Ussher

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Theorizing Sexuality is key reading for students, researchers and academics interested in theories of sexuality, gender and intimacy and anyone concerned with the social conditions that inform our sexual identities.

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Theorizing Lived Experiences You may have heard the phrase “the personal is political” at some point in your life. This phrase, popularized by feminists in the s, highlights the ways in which our personal experiences are shaped by political, economic, and cultural forces within the context of history, institutions, and culture.

A Taste for Brown Sugar boldly takes on representations of black women's sexuality in the porn industry. It is based on Mireille Miller-Young's extensive archival research and her interviews with dozens of women who have worked in the adult entertainment industry since the s.

The Female Nudebrings together, in an entirely new way, analysis of the historical tradition of the female nude and discussion of recent feminist art, and by exploring the ways in which acceptable and unacceptable images of the female body are produced and maintained, renews recent debates on high culture and pornography.

Theorizing feminisms: a reader. Responsibility Elizabeth Hackett and Sally Haslanger. "Thinking Sex: Notes for a Radical Theory of the Politics of Sexuality"-- Judith Butler, "Against Proper Objects"-- Evelynn Hammonds, "Black (W)holes and the Geometry of Black Female Sexuality".

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; /sex; Article ; View Citation; Additional Information. Sexuality and social theorizing Theory: simply a way to view and organize the world and make sense of what happens a framework to understand, explain, predict or question social behaviours and trends no single theory can capture the complexity of social phenomena theories are often challenged, revised or rejected broad range of theories about the relationship between sexuality and society.

Theorizing Race, Class and Gender: The New Scholarship of Black Feminist Intellectuals and Black Women’s Labor The Feminist Porn Book: The Politics of Producing Pleasure, edited by. Taormino. Tristan, Shimizu. Celine Parreñas, Visual Representations of Black Female Sexuality in Contemporary American Pornography.” PhD diss.

Theorizing Identity in Language and Sexuality Research Article (PDF Available) in Language in Society 33(04) - October with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Mary Ann Doane’s essay, “Film and the Masquerade: Theorizing the Female Spectator” attempts to answer some of the questions raised by. Type: Chapter; Author(s): Mary Ann Doane; Page start: ; Page end: Is part of Book.

Title: The sexual subject: a Screen reader in sexuality; Author(s). Contact. Fisher-Bennett Hall Walnut Street Suite Philadelphia, PA () [email protected] Table of Contents Unit I: An Introduction to Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies: Grounding Theoretical Frameworks and Concepts.

Critical Introduction to the Field 2. Theorizing Lived Experiences 3. Identity Terms 4. Conceptualizing Structures of Power 5. Social Constructionism 6. Lecture 1- Sexuality and Social Theorizing Understanding Theory (Slide 1 – ) Theory: simply a way to.

View and organize the world and make sense of what happens A framework to understand, explain, predict, or question social behaviors and trends No single theory can capture the complexity of social phenomena Theories are often challenged, revised, or rejected Broad range of theories.

Human female sexuality encompasses a broad range of behaviors and processes, including female sexual identity and sexual behavior, the physiological, psychological, social, cultural, political, and spiritual or religious aspects of sexual activity.

Various aspects and dimensions of female sexuality, as a part of human sexuality, have also been addressed by principles of ethics, morality, and.

The Evolution of Human Sexuality is a book about human sexuality by the anthropologist Donald Symons, in which the author discusses topics such as human sexual anatomy, ovulation, orgasm, homosexuality, sexual promiscuity, and rape, attempting to show how evolutionary concepts can be applied to argues that the female orgasm is not an adaptive trait and that women.

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Sexuality of midlife and older women: A review of theory use Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Women & Aging 30(2) April with Reads How we measure 'reads'. FEMALE SEXUALITY. Freud's observations on female sexuality were made between andlate in his career.

They cannot be understood without reference to his thesis of the primacy of the phallus, according to which, for both sexes, "only one genital" — the male one — played a structuring role (e, p.

Structurally speaking, the phallic phase defined the girl as much as the boy. Organized around these questions, Theorizing feminisms: a reader provides an overview of theoritical feminist writing about the quest for gender justice.

Incorporating both classic and cutting-edge material, the reader takes into account the full diversity of women, highlighting the effects of race, ethnicity, nationality, class, sexuality. The History of Sexuality is a three-volume series of books written between and by French philosopher and historian Michel first volume of the book is titled An Introduction while the second volume is titled The Use of Pleasure, and the third volume is titled The Care of the Self.

Co-Theorizing Gender, Caste and Politics The volume Gender, Caste and the Imagination of Equality edited by Anupama Rao reverberates with conversations on several tracks that speak of the complexity of cultural politics in a deeply patriarchal society structured by Hindu majoritarianism and caste.

Theorizing Pleasure: New Directions in Black Feminist Studies Jennifer C. Nash Books Discussed in This Article female sexuality The texts that are the subject of this review are all Lee's confession explicitly positions his book as a black Third Wave7 feminist text, one invested in crafting a black feminism open to the.

Tracy Clark-Flory June 2, AM (UTC) There is a conspiracy theory at the heart of this book. Even to the most casual observer of human history, it isn’t news that women’s sexuality has. In The handbook of language, gender, and sexuality.

2d ed. Edited by Susan Ehrlich, Miriam Meyerhoff, and Janet Holmes, 23– Malden, MA: Wiley­Blackwell. Bucholtz outlines how developments in the field of language, gender, and sexuality have been affected by developments in feminist theory.

Introduction. An abiding concern in Sub-Saharan Africa is the unequal impact of HIV on young women. Studies have highlighted age-differentials in young women’s relationships and the problems of coerced and transactional sex, and observed that young women are unable to negotiate safe sex because of the way gender inequality plays out in the realm of intimacy (Jewkes & Morrell ; Campbell.

Title: Sexuality: Psychoanalytic Perspectives Author: Harding, Celia (Editor) Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: Brunner-Routledge, Reviewed By: Nina Williams, SummerOne of the recent changes--some say losses--in psychoanalysis is the shift away from sexuality as the deepest natural well from which psychology flows and toward a place as one of many motivators of relationships and.

shaped sexuality successfully. The suppression of female sexuality is (almost by definition) a cultural phenomenon, and so if the next gener-ation of theorists seeks to revitalize sociocul-tural theorizing about sexuality, it may benefit by considering some major cultural events, such as the sexual revolution and the suppression that it defeated.

This chapter maps theoretical perspectives forming the conceptual contours of the gender and organization literature as it has taken shape over the last forty years. Our concern is with the trajectory of this literature and how it has changed-or not-with the purpose of reclaiming the social change potential that marked its beginning.

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Theorizing Mainstream Female Spectatorship: The Case of the Popular Lesbian Film her book-length study of the female spectator/star relationship, Stacey again finds a homoerotic dimension, maintaining that one element of cinematic pleasure for all female mental theories of heterosexual female sexuality but also with traditional psycho.

No part of this book may be reproduced in any form, by print, photoprint, microfilm or any other means, without written permission from the publisher. Theorizing gender Feminist awareness and language change Raehel Giora 1. Introduction Most recent research into gender and language challenges the.

Fausto-Sterling, in her Sexing the Body (Basic, ), explores the trend, over time and across disciplines, of how sexuality and gender have been described and defined by socio-cultural processes. She argues convincingly that facts and nature are rarely, if ever, truly factual or natural/5(87).

Theorizing Black Feminisms developed out of two interdisciplinaryconferences on black feminist theory held at the University of Wisconsinat Madison in and at Spelman College in Atlanta the following important anthology, which contains an impressively wide range ofessays (on issues including black women's academic theorizing,political activism, labor.

Incorporating both classic and cutting-edge material, the reader takes into account the full diversity of women, highlighting the effects of race, ethnicity, nationality, class, sexuality, and religion on women's experience.

Theorizing Feminisms is organized into four sections and includes fifty-four essays. The first section introduces several Price: $ Full Description: "While there appears to be an expansion of gender and sexuality studies within the field of young adult literature criticism, the vast majority of scholarship privileges the study of gay and lesbian identities, as well as binary gender identities--either male or female.

There is not much treatment of those who identify as other or in between.

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