Conceiving sexuality: approaches to sex research in a postmodern world

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Routledge, Jan 24, 1995 - Social Science - 307 pages

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History Desire and Identities
Framing Preferences Framing Differences

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Richard G. Parker is Professor of Sociomedical Sciences and Director of the Center for Gender, Sexuality, and Health at Columbia University. He is also President of the Brazilian Interdisciplinary AIDS Association (ABIA), the largest nongovernmental AIDS service and advocacy organization in Brazil, and Co-Chair of Sexuality Policy Watch, a global forum composed of researchers, activists, and policy makers.

John Gagnon is a Distinguished Professor of Sociology Emeritus at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He is the author, coauthor, or editor of numerous works, including "Human Sexualities," "Life Designs," and "The Social Organization of Sexuality," the latter published by the University of Chicago Press.

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