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Author Chalmers, Sharon, 1957-

Title Emerging lesbian voices from Japan / Sharon Chalmers
Published London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 184 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; A moment in time; Lesbian in/visibility in Japan: Passing into the present; Identifying the lesbian in contemporary Japan; Negotiating boundaries; What's in a family?; Consolidating heteronormative practices; Re-creating families; Female friendships and the nature of reciprocity; Cultures and communities: the necessity for new possibilities; Bodies of knowledge; Notes; References; Index
Summary This is the first academic exploration of contemporary lesbian sexuality in Japan and opens up a more inclusive representation of cultural and sexual diversity across women's studies and Japanese studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 158-177) and index
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Subject Lesbians -- Japan.
Japan -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002069789
ISBN 0203220633 (electronic bk.)
0203275489 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
9780203220634 (electronic bk.)
9780203275481 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)