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SP.406 / WGS.406 Sexual and Gender Identities, Fall 2006

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dc.contributor.author Surkan, Kim en_US
dc.coverage.temporal Fall 2006 en_US
dc.date.issued 2006-12
dc.identifier SP.406-Fall2006
dc.identifier local: SP.406
dc.identifier local: WGS.406
dc.identifier local: IMSCP-MD5-50dd9536157a5b4b34b66c3f3beee2b2
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/66490
dc.description.abstract This course introduces scholarly debates about sexual identities, gender identities and expressions, and sexual orientation and its representation in various media. We begin with an investigation of the theoretical underpinnings of the emerging field of queer studies, from the nineteenth century to the present day, and consider how subsequent work in transgender studies continues to challenge traditional understandings of sex, gender, and sexuality. en_US
dc.language en-US en_US
dc.relation en_US
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dc.subject Sex en_US
dc.subject gender en_US
dc.subject identity en_US
dc.subject homosexual en_US
dc.subject transgender en_US
dc.subject lesbian en_US
dc.subject third sex en_US
dc.subject drag en_US
dc.subject stonewall en_US
dc.subject queer en_US
dc.subject masculinity en_US
dc.subject femininity en_US
dc.subject sexuality en_US
dc.subject medicalization en_US
dc.subject marriage en_US
dc.subject feminism en_US
dc.subject queer theory en_US
dc.subject trans en_US
dc.subject genderqueer en_US
dc.subject essentialism en_US
dc.subject women en_US
dc.subject gender studies en_US
dc.title SP.406 / WGS.406 Sexual and Gender Identities, Fall 2006 en_US
dc.title.alternative Sexual and Gender Identities en_US


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