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Gender Studies

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1 Baker, Jean M. Family Secrets. Gay Sons -- A Mother's Story (Series Haworth Gay and Lesbian Studies)
New York and London The Harrington Park Press / The Haworth Press 1998 1560239158 / 9781560239154 Paperback Very Good+ Octavo 
xi, 241 pp. Extremely light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Faint smudging to fore edge of text block. Internally as new. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Art of AIDs: From Stigma to Conscience, Baker, Rob
2 Baker, Rob The Art of AIDs: From Stigma to Conscience
New York Continuum 1994 082640653X / 9780826406538 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Octavo 
255 pp. Unclipped dustwrapper a little wrinkled. Just the slightest of wear to blue boards. Illustrated with colour plates. "Rob Baker was one of the first -- and one of the very best -- to write seriously about pop culture in the sixties. Now, due to circumstances he never would have chosen, he has given us this essential, remarkably concise, analytic yet personal, and constantly readable overview of plague art. We wish we didn't need this book, but we're grateful to have it. -- Linda Winer, New York Newsday 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Gendered Fields: Women, Men and Ethnography, Bell, Diane; Pat Caplan; Wazir Jahan Karim (editors)
3 Bell, Diane; Pat Caplan; Wazir Jahan Karim (editors) Gendered Fields: Women, Men and Ethnography
London Routledge 1993 0415062527 / 9780415062527 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
250 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner’s details inked to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white photos in the text. Name index. Subject index. "International in scope and in its contributors, the book shows how gender perspectives actually take shape in interpersonal or group dynamics in the field. Its insights on gender, knowledge and power -- by both women and men -- will enable future anthropologists to carry out fieldwork with greater sensitivity and caution and will stimulate experienced ethnographrs to rethink their own fieldwork." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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4 Brisbane Editorial Collective (eds.) Journal of Australian Lesbian Feminist Studies No. 4 June 1994
Glebe, NSW Journal of Australian Lesbian Feminist Studies 1994 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
111 pp. Wraps a little worn, with some staining. Internally as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Divided Labours : An Evolutionary View of Women at Work (Darwinism Today series), Browne, Kingsley
5 Browne, Kingsley Divided Labours : An Evolutionary View of Women at Work (Darwinism Today series)
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1998 0297841408 / 9780297841401 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 12mo 
70 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. All else as new. "Women care less about money, status and power than do men -- consistent with evolutionary theory, biological fact and psychological data." [oh, dear] The book is small and light; within Australia postage will be lowered to $3.00 upon receipt of order. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Feminist Critique of Language: A Reader. Second Edition, Cameron, Deborah (editor)
6 Cameron, Deborah (editor) The Feminist Critique of Language: A Reader. Second Edition
London Routledge 1999 0415164001 / 9780415164009 Reprint Paperback Very Good Large 0ctavo 
368 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Spine creased, but binding is solid. Internally bright and unmarked. "Both an established guide to the major debates and directions in current feminist thinking about language and a digest of the history of 20th century feminist ideas about language. This new edition has been thoroughly updated and expanded to take account of new developments in feminist debates about language, including new material on sexist language and political correctness." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Cherry, Kittredge Womansword: What Japanese Words Say About Women
Tokyo Kodansha International 2002 4770028881 / 9784770028884 Reprint Paperback Fine Fine 8vo 
150 pp. Paperback in Illustrated card dustwrapper. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault, Dollimore, Jonathan
8 Dollimore, Jonathan Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault
New York Oxford University Press 1991 0198112696 / 9780198112693 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
388 pp. General and edgewear to covers. Edges of text block a little scuffed; faint inked line to lower edge. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "Freud's theory of perversion is discovered to be more challenging than either his critics or his advocates usually allow, especially when approached via the earlier period's archetypal perverts, the religious heretic and the wayward woman, Satan and Eve." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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9 Frank, Lisa, and Paul Smith, editors Madonnarama: Essays on Sex and Popular Culture
Pittsburgh and San Francisco Cleis Press 1993 939416719 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
184 pp. Very light general wear to wraps. Spine uncreased. Front cover a little curled along fore-edge. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. (Well, all that could be a description of Madonna herself!) "Sex" in the title refers to the title of Madonna's book, among other things. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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10 George, Emily Always Start Your Car with Two Bells
Melbourne Dykebooks 1985 0949056006 / 9780949056009 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hinerangi 
125 pp. Light general wear to wraps. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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11 Halperin, David M. Saint Foucault: Towards a Gay Hagiography
Oxford University Press 1995 0195093712 / 9780195093711 Hard Cover Fair Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
246 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in archival mylar, is not price clipped. Title/copyright page has been torn away. "Damaged" stamp to fore-edge. No other flaws. Excellent reading copy. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Men in Stitches, Illes, Robert E.
12 Illes, Robert E. Men in Stitches
New York Van Nostrand 1982 0442236301 / 9780442236304 First Cloth Good+ Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
136 pp. Light wear to unclipped dj. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Punch stitchery for men, using a hypodermic needle. Light-hearted (lots of bloke jokes), but not a send-up. Patterns for coats of arms, maps, etc. Detailed instructions, copious colour and b/w illustrations. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Wings (Hesperus Modern Voices), Kuzmin, Mikhail. Foreword by Paul Bailey
13 Kuzmin, Mikhail. Foreword by Paul Bailey Wings (Hesperus Modern Voices)
London Hesperus Press 2007 184391431X / 9781843914310 First Thus Paperback Very Good Small Octavo 
106 pp. Light shelfwear and short creases to lower corners of first two leaves; all else as new. Gatefold flaps. Within Australia, postage will be lowered to $2.00 upon receipt of order. "And people saw that every sort of beauty, every sort of love was from the gods, and they became free and bold, and they grew wings." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Venus and Mars: Engendering Love and War in Medieval and Early Modern Europe, Lynch, Andrew, and Philippa Maddern (editors)
14 Lynch, Andrew, and Philippa Maddern (editors) Venus and Mars: Engendering Love and War in Medieval and Early Modern Europe
Nedlands, Western Australia University of Western Australia Press 1995 1875560459 / 9781875560455 First Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
214 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. Contributions by Mary Dove, Pina Ford, Patricia Crawford, Judith Maitland, Lee Jones, Andrew Lynch, Jennifer Smith, Stephanie Tarbin, Charles Zika, Clare Everett. "Research into the world of medieval and early modern Europe has recently moved into the new areas of gender, culture, mentalité. This collection of ten articles by foremost scholars and younger researchers in the field covers such rich and diverse topics as witchcraft and sexuality, the topos of love in medieval literature and scholarship, transvestism and gender constructions in early modern Europe, and representations of the human body in love and war in the late-classical, medieval and early modern periods." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Pleasures of Love: An Erotic Guide to the Senses, Nash, Elizabeth, and Richard Fox
15 Nash, Elizabeth, and Richard Fox The Pleasures of Love: An Erotic Guide to the Senses
London Pavilion Books 1995 185793234 First Edition Paperback Very Good Octavo 
192 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner's inked details to half-title. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Colour and b&w illustrations -- primarily of paintings, sculpture and other artworks from many of the world's cultures. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon, Phillips, Julie
16 Phillips, Julie James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon
New York Picador 2007 0312426941 / 9780312426941 Reprint Paperback Very Good Remainder Octavo 
545 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Remainder mark to lower edge of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white photos in the text. List of works by Alice B. Sheldon; notes; bibliography; index. "The suspenseful, engrossing, and tragic biography of a profoundly original writer and a woman far ahead of her time." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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17 Robb, Graham Strangers: Homosexual Love in the Nineteenth Century
London Picador 2003 0330482246 / 9780330482240 First Paperback Paperback Very Good + Octavo 
x, 342 pp. A little wear to lower edge of illustrated wraps. Edges of text block lightly yellowed. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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18 Rowan, John Healing the Male Psyche: Therapy as Initiation
London Routledge 1997 0415100496 / 9780415100496 First Paperback Paperback Good+ Octavo 
viii, 285 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Edges of text block a little scuffed. Prev. owner's name inked to first page, otherwise internally unmarked. Light reading crease to spine, but binding is solid. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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19 Smith, Patricia Juliana The Book of Gay & Lesbian Quotations
New York Three Rivers Press 1999 0609802623 / 9780609802625 First Paperback Very Good + Large Octavo 
xii, 414 pp. Remainder spot and very light scuffing to lower edge of text block. O/w as new. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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20 Stark, Christine, and Rebecca Whisnant Not for Sale: Feminists Resisting Prostitution and Pornography
North Melbourne Spinifex 2004 1876756497 / 9781876756499 First Paperback Near Fine 8vo 
xvii, 445 pp. Corners lightly curled, else as new. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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