Profit and Pleasure: Sexual Identities in Late Capitalism

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Routledge, 2000 - Social Science - 265 pages
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Drawing on an international range of examples, from Che Guevarra to "The Crying Game," Profit and Pleasure leads the discussion of sexuality to a consideration of material reality and the substance of men and women's everyday lives.

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very theoretical analysis on identity politics and how it fits in imperialism, the limits of staying within the confines of identity politics only from a marxist feminist perspective. Always connecting class in the identity realm. Read full review

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Rosemary Hennessy is Associate Professor of English at the University of Albany, SUNY. She is the author of Materialist Feminism and the Politics of Discourse (Routledge, 1993) and the co-editor of Materialist Feminism: A Reader in Class, Difference, and Women's Lives (Routledge, 1997).

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