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Description - A Global History of Sexuality by Robert M. Buffington

A Global History of Sexuality provides a provocative, wide-ranging introduction to the history of sexuality from the late eighteenth century to the present day.

Explores what sexuality has meant in the everyday lives of individuals over the last 200 years
Organized around four major themes: the formation of sexual identity, the regulation of sexuality by societal norms, the regulation of sexuality by institutions, and the intersection of sexuality with globalization
Examines the topic from a comparative, global perspective, with well-chosen case studies to illuminate the broader themes
Includes interdisciplinary contributions from prominent historians, sociologists, anthropologists, and sexuality studies scholars
Introduces important theoretical concepts in a clear, accessible way

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405120494
ISBN-10: 1405120495
Format: Paperback / softback
(228mm x 154mm x 14mm)
Pages: 296
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Feb-2014
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Robert M. Buffington

Robert Buffington is an Associate Professor of Women andGender Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder. His booksinclude Criminal and Citizen in Modern Mexico (2000),Reconstructing Criminality in Modern Latin America(co-edited with Carlos Aguirre, 2000), Mexico: An Encyclopediaof Contemporary Culture and History (with Don Coerver andSuzanne Pasztor, 2004), True Stories of Crime in ModernMexico (co-edited with Pablo Piccato, 2009), andKeen s Latin American Civilization, 9th edition(co-edited with Lila Caimari, 2009). Eithne Luibheid is an Associate Professor of Genderand Women s Studies at the University of Arizona. She is theauthor of Entry Denied: Controlling Sexuality at the Border(2002) and Pregnant on Arrival: Making the Illegal Immigrant (2013), as well as co-editor of Queer Migration:Sexuality, U.S. Citizenship, and Border Crossings (2005). Donna J. Guy is Distinguished Professor of Humanities andHistory at Ohio State University. Her publications includeFeminisms and Internationalism (co-edited with MrinaliniSinha and Angela Woollacott, Blackwell, 2000), White Slavery andMothers Alive and Dead (2000)and Women Build the WelfareState: Performing Charity and Creating Rights in Argentina,1880-1955 (2009).