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Mapping Queer Meanings


Mapping Queer Meanings

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This site invites visitors to explore the cultural meanings and social power of homosexuality.Homosexuality is more than the ordinary, enduring fact of same-sex sexual preference. It is also a complex system of symbolic meanings elaborated over centuries. Contemporary gay and lesbian people are forced to an encounter with these meanings. We are vilified and demonized by a homophobic culture.The archetypes, stereotypes and images in which we are enmeshed are an enormous burden. They are also a... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: Other
Date Added to MERLOT: June 28, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 12, 2009
Submitter: Caffyn Kelley


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States


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