By Bruce M. King
This attractive, readable and humanistic advisor to human sexuality achieves a legitimate stability among evidence and knowing, giving scholars the data they should make liable judgements and aiding them believe cozy approximately themselves whereas studying approximately their sexuality. The textual content keeps its attractiveness because the top worth for the cash with a integrated examine consultant on the finish of every bankruptcy. This re-creation is available in an enticing, new 4 colour design.
By Sanjay Srivastava
It combines views from heritage, anthropology, and cultural and literary reports to supply an interdisciplinary exploration of the cultures of, and the a number of meanings and contestations that assemble round, masculinities and sexualities. the gathering is exclusive within the breadth of its theoretical issues; its specialize in hitherto marginalized sexual identities; and its novel juxtapositions of analyses of colonial discourses with these of postcolonised modernity.
By Gina Ogden
This integrative booklet is like having a smart manager within the room with you. cease "fixing" your clients--engage them of their personal therapeutic in the course of the 4-dimensional Wheel of Sexual event. Gina Ogden publications you in aiding your consumers discover the entire variety in their sexual concerns and challenges—including couple verbal exchange, erectile disorder, vaginismus, low hope, affairs, trauma, spiritual proscriptions, pornography use, and extra. half I deals concepts that correspond to the center wisdom parts required for certification as a sexuality specialist, whereas half II places those leading edge methods into motion via following 5 case examples from pro practitioners. the varied elementary parts, resembling quizzes, worksheets, and "hot tips," can help you notice the bigger photograph of a topic, turn into fluent with a variety of sexual identities and behaviors, and extend your skill to supply secure, moral, evidence-based remedy.
By Melanie Steffens,Irena D. Ebert
Wieso verdienen Frauen weniger Geld als Männer? used to be hindert ihren Aufstieg in Führungspositionen? Das vorliegende Buch trägt die sozialpsychologische Fachliteratur über den Einfluss des Geschlechts auf Wahrnehmung und Handlung im Arbeitsumfeld allgemeinverständlich zusammen. Damit liefert es einen praktisch nutzbaren umfassenden Einblick in aktuelle Forschungsergebnisse. Das dargestellte Wissen sollten Personalverantwortliche und Gleichstellungsbeauftragte kennen, und es kann in verschiedenen Situationen des Arbeitsalltags gewinnbringend genutzt werden. Das Buch stellt sozialpsychologische Ergebnisse vor und beleuchtet auf deren foundation praktische Fragestellungen.
By Carmel Christy
The subject of sexuality and gender in the South Asian context is well timed and generally mentioned throughout a number of educational disciplines. because the finish of the final century, there were debates within the cultural sphere in India on concerns relating Lesbian homosexual Bisexual Transgender people’s rights, gender, intercourse employees’ rights and caste. There has additionally been an particular visibility for sexuality within the kind of dialogue round intimate scenes in movies, ads and ethical matters round pre-marital heterosexual relationships and same-sex relationships.
This publication brings out the modalities by which specific visibility of sexuality will get constituted within the public house of India after the Nineties. The specificities during which family of gender/ sexuality and caste get constituted and played in neighborhood media supply major access issues to an knowing of bigger buildings and the ever present fissures by which those greater buildings emerge. Focussing at the southern kingdom of Kerala, the ebook investigates women’s sexuality and caste via a couple of case reviews: the Suryanelli rape case, neology within the media and the debates round the lifestyles narratives of Nalini Jameela, a intercourse employee. The booklet doesn't cease at representational practices because it additionally seems to be on the negotiations among the topic and her represented figures that's an important addition to the present physique of labor within the box of media and gender studies.
Sexuality and Public house in India is a cautious interrogation of the mass-mediatized area of latest public discourse round sexuality. it will likely be of curiosity to teachers in South Asian reviews, Sociology, Anthropology and Gender Studies.
By Bruce Reis,Robert Grossmark
In contemporary years there were large alterations in ways to how genders are made and what features genders satisfy. lots of the scholarly concentration during this zone has been within the parts of feminist, homosexual, and lesbian reviews, and heterosexual masculinity - which tended to be outlined by means of lack and lack - has no longer bought the severe and scholarly awareness those different parts have acquired. Heterosexual Masculinities rethinks a psychoanalytic culture that has lengthy considered masculinity as a type of brittle safety opposed to femininity, softness, and emotionality. Reflecting present developments in psychoanalytic considering, this publication seeks to appreciate heterosexual masculinity as fluid, a number of, and emergent. The participants to this insightful quantity take new views on kinfolk among males, men’s positions as fathers with regards to their little kids, the medical stumble upon with heterosexual males, the social contexts of masculinity, and the multiplicity of straight masculine subjectivities. What to a prior iteration could have seemed as pathological or shielding, we now stumble upon as kinds of masculine subjectivity that come with needs for intimacy, receptivity, and give up, along ambition and the pleasures of "phallic narcissism."
By Debra Hirsch,Gabe Lyons
2015 Readers' selection Award Winner
One of Seedbed's 10 extraordinary Books from 2015
Nothing has uncovered the distance among the church and the wider society really just like the cultural argument over sexuality. Relationships, identities, orientations or even doubtless trouble-free ideas similar to gender have lower conflict traces among the church and the area. within the fog of struggle and the cloud of clash, it is more and more not easy to work out our manner clearly.
There is desire, notwithstanding. Debra Hirsch has obvious it firsthand―in significant lifelong relationships with LGBT neighbors and acquaintances, in Christian fellowships and in hobbies that experience held a priority for individuals created in God's photograph and a excessive view of the Bible's instructing on sexuality in positive pressure. when you think about the realm from the point of view of God's nation undertaking, it seems the smoke clears and a redemptive mind's eye takes root.
Discover a holistic, biblical imaginative and prescient of intercourse and gender that honors God and provides excellent news to the world.
By Morny Joy
Recent inquiries into the idea that of the present were principally male-dominated and hence have missed vital points of the present from a woman’s standpoint. within the gentle of philosophical paintings by way of Mauss, Lévi-Strauss, Derrida, and Bataille, girls and the present displays how girls reply to the suggestion of the present and relationships of giving. This assortment evaluates and reviews earlier paintings at the reward and in addition responds to how ladies view care, constancy, generosity, belief, and independence in gentle of the gift.
By Marianne Hester
Concentrating on English resource fabric, the writer exhibits how witch-hunts should be obvious as an traditionally particular instance of male dominance. counting on an eroticised build of women's inferiority, they have been a part of the continued test through males to take care of their strength over women.
By Julie Peakman
But what's perverse intercourse and what isn’t? The Pleasure’s All Mine explores the gamut of sexual intercourse that has been obvious as unusual, irregular or deviant over the past 2,000 years. this primary entire background of sexual perversion examines an abundance of unique resources – letters, diaries, memoirs, courtroom files, erotic books, scientific texts and suggestion manuals – and exhibits how, for usual humans, other kinds of intercourse have consistently provided myriad diversified pleasures. There by no means used to be a ‘normal’.
Almost all sexual behaviours have travelled back and forth alongside a continuum of proscription and reputation. Attitudes have replaced in the direction of masturbation, leatherwear, ‘golden showers’ and sado-masochism. From the really good cultures of soreness, necrophilia and bestiality to the social international of plushies and furries, and fanatics of life-sized intercourse dolls, a few formerly applicable behaviour now provokes social outrage, whereas actions as different as sodomy and wife-swapping have moved at the spectrum of recognition from sin to innocuous enjoyable. every one ‘perversion’ is explored from the time it used to be first seen in background, to the way it is considered this day, and alongside the best way the ebook asks why we will be so illiberal of different people’s sexual preferences.
Carefully researched in addition to a desirable learn, and that includes a wide range of illustrations, The Pleasure’s All Mine reaches conclusions which are outstanding, and occasionally stunning. this can be a vital quantity for somebody attracted to the artwork, historical past and tradition of sex.