De-Centering Sexualities by Richard Phillips
(Critical Geographies)

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This book of critical rural geography breaks new ground by drawing attention to sex and sexualities outside the metropolis. It explores sexualities and sexual experiences in a variety of rural and marginal spaces with international contributions from a wide range of disciplines. These include: literary and cultural studies, lesbian and gay studies, geography, history and law. Among the topics uncovered are:
* a lesbian in rural England
* sexual life in rural Wales
* sexuality in rural South Africa
* scandal in the American South: sex, race and politics
* nature and homosexuality in literature
* Derry/Londonderry as a sexual space
* how 'country folk' are sexualised in popular culture.
 

About Richard Phillips

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Dianne Watt is a member of the Department of English at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Wales. Richard Phillips is a Senior Lecturer in Geography at the University of Liverpool.
 
Published August 19, 2005 by Routledge. 311 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Political & Social Sciences, Nature & Wildlife, Gay & Lesbian, Science & Math, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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