By George E. Haggerty, Molly McGarry
A better half to Lesbian, homosexual, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer experiences is the 1st unmarried quantity survey of present discussions occurring during this speedily constructing zone of analysis. spotting the multidisciplinary nature of the sector, the editors assemble new essays via a world workforce of demonstrated and rising students Addresses the politics, economics, heritage, and cultural influence of sexuality Engages the way forward for queer reviews by way of asking what sexuality stands for, what paintings it does, and the way it keeps to constitution discussions in numerous educational disciplines in addition to modern politics
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In the end he does not need to criticize the other two vows – of poverty and obedience – because sex comes to stand in for right relation to the material world and right relation between God and community. The Protestant can ﬁnd prosperity in ruling a household rather than poverty in communal living, and the Protestant relation to God is deﬁned by the individual freedom to marry rather than by obedience to the community. Thus, sexual relations, and reproductive marriage in particular, come to epitomize the Protestant ordering of the world.
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A Companion to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies (Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies) by George E. Haggerty, Molly McGarry