GENDERS AND SEXUALITIES IN JAPAN.
By: McLelland, Mark.
Contributor(s): Dasgupta, Romit.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2005Description: 1 online resource (241 p.).ISBN: 9780203346839.Subject(s): Gender identity | Gender identity - Japan | Gender identity - Japan | Homosexuality | Homosexuality - Japan | Transgenderism - Japan | TranssexualismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: GENDERS AND SEXUALITIES IN JAPANDDC classification: 305.3/0952 | 305.30952 LOC classification: HQ1075.5.J3G46 2005ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Book Cover; Half-Title; Series Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Note on the text; 1 Introduction; 2 Hegemonic gender in Japanese as a foreign language educationAustralian perspectives; 3 The origins of "queer studies" in postwar Japan; 4 Transgendering sho¯jo sho¯setsu; 5 From The Well of Lonelinesstotheakarui rezubian; 6 The politics of okamaandonabe; 7 Salarymen doing queer; 8 Being male in a female world; 9 "Understanding through the body"; 10 An introduction to men's studies; 11 Rethinking Japanese masculinities; 12 Salarymen doing straight
13 Feminist futures in Japan14 Commodied romance in a Tokyo host club; Index
Incorporating Japanese language materials and field-based research, this compelling collection of essays takes a comparative look at the changing notions of gender and sexual diversity in Japan, considering both heterosexual and non-heterosexual histories, lifestyles and identities.Written by key Japanese authors and Western scholars the volume examines how non-conformist individuals have questioned received notions and challenged social norms relating to sex and gender. The chapters depict the plurality of gender positions; from housewives opposed to gender roles within marri
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