Profit and Pleasure: Sexual Identities in Late Capitalism

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Psychology Press, 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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Contents

Setting the Terms i
17
The Material of Sex
37
Cultural Study Commodity Logic
74
4 Queer Visibility in Commodity Culture
111
7 Identity Need and the Making of
203
Notes
233
Works Cited
247
Index
263
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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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