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Beyond Sex and Gender

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The central argument of this book is that the sex/gender distinction is invalid and must be transcended. To this end, the work of Foucault, Connell, Goffman, Garfinkel, Butler, Freud, Derrida, Saussure, Lacquer and Kessler and McKenna is woven into a rich and compelling set of arguments. The sex/gender distinction is attacked for producing a series of irresolvable traps. However much one tries to think one's way out of the dichotomy, one ends up being suckered back into its imponderables and blind alleys. The book attempts to comprehensively reorientate the field and redefine the terrain.

In very good condition, with some shelf wear and light creasing of the front cover.

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Author(s):
Wendy Cealey Harrison, John Hood-Williams
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
076195600X
ISBN-13:
9780761956006
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
SAGE
Title:
Beyond Sex and Gender

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The central argument of this book is that the sex/gender distinction is invalid and must be transcended. To this end, the work of Foucault, Connell, Goffman, Garfinkel, Butler, Freud, Derrida, Saussure, Lacquer and Kessler and McKenna is woven into a rich and compelling set of arguments. The sex/gender distinction is attacked for producing a series of irresolvable traps. However much one tries to think one's way out of the dichotomy, one ends up being suckered back into its imponderables and blind alleys. The book attempts to comprehensively reorientate the field and redefine the terrain.

In very good condition, with some shelf wear and light creasing of the front cover.

Author(s):
Wendy Cealey Harrison, John Hood-Williams
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
076195600X
ISBN-13:
9780761956006
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
SAGE
Title:
Beyond Sex and Gender

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