Thinking Relationship Anarchy from a Queer Feminist Approach

  title={Thinking Relationship Anarchy from a Queer Feminist Approach},
  author={Roma De las Heras G{\'o}mez},
  journal={Sociological Research Online},
  pages={644 - 660}
Since the 2000s, general and academic concern in openly non-monogamous styles of relating has increased. In Spain, the rise in the general interest toward non-monogamy, meeting groups, and activism has become apparent during the current decade. One of the practical and theoretical paradigms that has been developed within non-monogamy is relationship anarchy. In this article, I will approach relationship anarchy in three different ways: as a philosophy of love, as a way of structuring affective… 

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