Female Desires: Same-Sex Relations and Transgender Practices across Cultures (review)

  title={Female Desires: Same-Sex Relations and Transgender Practices across Cultures (review)},
  author={Jeffrey M. Dickemann},
  journal={Journal of the History of Sexuality},
  pages={122 - 126}

Film Islami: Gender, Piety and Pop Culture in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia

Abstract Popular culture has become an important arena through which Muslims in contemporary Indonesia constitute and contest ideas about Islam, piety and gender. Despite the broad understandings of

Spheres of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Struggles

Abstract This article puts forward a comparative feminist analysis of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues and strategies, and locates these within the diverse contexts of LGBT

Con un pie en dos islas: cultural bridges that inform sexual and reproductive health in the Dominican Republic and New York

This study provided many important insights that have the potential to increase the quality of sexual and reproductive health care for Dominican women in New York City and the Dominican Republic.

“Not all Differences are Created Equal”

The dictate in feminist intersectional theory to not “count oppressions” is difficult to reconcile with the experience of many lesbians of color that “not all differences are created equal” inside



Men as Women, Women as Men: Changing Gender in Native American Cultures

This book discusses gender identity, gender role change in Native American Oral Traditions, and attitudes Toward Women-Men and Men-Women in the Twentieth-Century.

Sexuality and Gender in Certain Native American Tribes: The Case of Cross-Gender Females

  • E. Blackwood
  • Sociology
    Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 1984
Ideological concepts of gender and sexuality arise from cultural constructions and vary from culture to culture. The female cross-gender role in certain Native American tribes constituted an