Lesbian and gay studies : an introductory, interdisciplinary approach / edited by Theo Sandfort [and others].

This timely book seeks to demonstrate the coherence of lesbian and gay studies. It introduces the reader to the principal inter-disciplinary approaches in the field and critically assesses their strengths and weaknesses whilst asking: What is lesbian and gay studies? When did it emerge? And what are...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Sandfort, Theo, 1953-
Format: Book
Published: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2000.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • The challenge of lesbian and gay studies / Jeffrey Weeks
  • Homosexuality, psychology, and gay and lesbian studies / Theo Sandfort
  • Mapping the sociological gay : past, presents and futures of a sociology of same sex relations / Ken Plummer
  • Hidden from history? Homosexuality and the historical sciences / Judith Schuyf
  • Queering anthropology / Gert Hekma
  • Homo legalis : lesbian and gay in legal studies / Leslie J. Moran
  • The private and the public : gay and lesbian issues in political science / André Krouwel and Jan Willem Duyvendak
  • Geographies of sexuality
  • a review of progress / Jon Binnie and Gill Valentine
  • Gay male literary studies / Marco Pustianaz
  • Lesbian literary studies / Liana Borghi
  • Fashionably queer : lesbian and gay cultural studies / renée c. hoogland
  • Crossing borders
  • a debate on the perspectives of women's studies and gay and lesbian studies / Theo Sandfort and Hansje Galesloot
  • Fighting the epidemic : social AIDS studies / Rommel Mendès-Leite and Onno de Zwart
  • Conclusion : Gay and lesbian studies at the crossroads / Judith Schuyf and Theo Sandfort.