Sexuality Through a Gendered Lens

Sexuality Through a Gendered Lens Sex Roles (2012) 67:369–371 DOI 10.1007/s11199-012-0178-7 BOOK REVIEW The Gender of Sexuality: Exploring Sexual Possibilities, 2nd ed. By Virginia Rutter and Pepper Schwartz, Lanham, MD, Rowman and Littlefield, 2012. 303 pp. $90.00 (hardcover) ISBN: 978-0-7425-7003-0. Karen G. Weiss Published online: 31 May 2012 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012 When people talk about gender, they assume much about difference is exaggerated by the environment and sustained sexuality. When they talk about sexuality, they assume by social practice (p. 32). Moreover, the authors use the much about gender (p. xi). These statements sum up the analogy of a bell curve to demonstrate that sexuality exists underlying principles of The Gender of Sexuality: Exploring on a continuum with some people’s experiences reflected Sexual Possibilities, a book published as part of the Gender on either end of the distribution, but where the largest Lens Series. In The Gender of Sexuality, Virginia Rutter and proportion of experiences fall somewhere in the middle Pepper Schwartz explore sexuality through a gendered lens, (pp. 48–49). The authors emphasize that there are many making gender visible in the ways that women and men “do more differences within categories of women and men than sexuality,” including who and what Sex Roles Springer Journals

Sexuality Through a Gendered Lens

Sex Roles , Volume 67 (6) – May 31, 2012

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