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Gender concerns in the German language
A discussion of methods that language can interface with the concepts and notions of grammar as well as a discussion about the way grammar and discourse affect the societal placement of women, homosexuals, transgendered ...
Selling a gay identity
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) individuals have enjoyed growing visibility and a resulting boost in economic and political clout since the early 1990s. Seizing on this trend, corporate advertisers began ...
The politics of commercial sexual exploitation of children
The commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC) has become a growing topic of concern among the public and broader anti-trafficking movement. Previous research focused on the causes and consequences of CSEC, but less ...
From Buffy to Bella
Even the earliest feminist critics expressed concern about the tendency of popular entertainment to reinforce negative gender stereotypes on impressionable young women. This paper examines the role of media in the construction ...
This dissertation considers how a discourse of queer dilettantism developed in England over the second half of the nineteenth-century. Scholars of sexuality and gender have examined this period for its vibrant and shifting ...