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Author Fausto-Sterling, Anne, 1944-

Title Sexing the body : gender politics and the construction of sexuality / Anne Fausto-Sterling.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Basic Books, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  155.33 F275s    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 473 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-449) and index.
Contents Dueling dualisms -- "That sexe which prevaileth" -- Of gender and genitals : the use and abuse of the modern intersexual -- Should there be only two sexes? -- Sexing the brain : how biologists make a difference -- Sex glands, hormones, and gender chemistry -- Do sex hormones really exist? (Gender becomes chemical) -- The rodent's tale -- Gender systems : toward a theory of human sexuality.
Subject Sex differences.
Gender identity.
Sex differentiation.
Sex (Biology)
Sex role.
ISBN 0465077137
0465077145 (pbk.)

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