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By Robert Kulpa

De-Centring Western Sexualities significantly assesses the present nation of information approximately sexualities outdoor the framings of 'The West', via concentrating on gender and sexuality in the context of crucial and jap Europe. supplying wealthy case stories drawn from a number of "post-communist" nations, this interdisciplinary quantity brings jointly the most recent examine at the formation of sexualities in significant and japanese Europe, along analyses of the sexual and nationwide id politics of the area. Engaged with present debates inside of queer stories surrounding temporality and data construction, and encouraged via post-colonial critique, the ebook problematises the Western hegemony that regularly characterises sexuality stories, and offers neighborhood theoretical insights greater attuned to their geo-temporal realities. As such, it bargains a cultural and social re-examination of daily life reviews, and should be of curiosity to sociologists, queer reports students, geographers and anthropologists.

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