Sexuality and Socialism
History, Politics, and Theory of LGBT Liberation
Publisher: Haymarket Book
Year Published: 2009
Price: $12.00 ISBN: 9781931859790
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX12522
An accessible analysis of many of the most challenging questions for those concerned with full equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. Essays on the roots of LGBT oppression, the construction of sexual and gender identities, the history of the gay movement, and how to unite the oppressed and exploited to win sexual liberation for all. Sherry Wolf analyzes different theories about oppression including those of Marxism, postmodernism, identity politics, and queer theory and challenges myths about genes, gender, and sexuality.