ISBN-13: 978-0631232995

Same-Sex Cultures and Sexualities: An Anthropological Reader (Wiley Blackwell Readers in Anthropology) 1st Edition

by Jennifer Robertson (Editor)

This book demonstrates the centrality of sex, gender, and sexualityto theories of human behaviors and practices.

Moves beyond other “lesbian and gay studies”readers by presenting a broader view of the significance ofstudying same-sex cultures and sexualities across cultures.

  • Offers readings from all four subfields of anthropology:cultural, biological, linguistic, and archaeological (along withhistorical and applied anthropology).
  • Includes discussion of biotechnology and bioethics, health andillness, language, ethnicity, identity, politics, post-colonialism,kinship, development, and policymaking.