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Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library 305.8 B (Text) 39493107309736 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781442200999
  • ISBN: 1442200995
  • Physical Description: vii, 183 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2012]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-176) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- The A, B, C, and Ds of sex (and asex) -- History -- The prevalence of asexuality -- To masturbate or not to masturbate -- Sex and gender -- Forging an (a)sexual identity -- The madness of sex -- Do you have hypoactive skydiving disorder? -- A monster in all our lives -- Art and food on planet sex -- (A)sexuality and humor -- Just because -- The beginning.
Summary, etc.:
In a world where people often feel compelled to advertise their sexual inclinations and preferences, many people identify as asexual, lacking sexual attraction to either men or women. This book introduces the idea of asexuality as a fourth category of sexual orientation and reveals the historical, biological, and social aspects of asexuality.
Subject: Sex.
Gender identity.
Social sciences > Anthropology > Cultural.
Social sciences > Discrimination & Race Relations.
Social sciences > Study and teaching > General.
Social sciences > Minority Studies.

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