Sexual strangers : gays, lesbians, and dilemmas of citizenship / Shane Phelan.

Author
Phelan, Shane [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2001.
Description
1 online resource (x, 179 pages)

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Subject(s)
Series
Queer politics, queer theories [More in this series]
Summary note
Is the United States a heterosexual regime? If it is, how may we understand the political position of those who cannot or will not align themselves with heterosexuality? With these provocative questions, Shane Phelan raises the issue of whether lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgendered people can be seen as citizens at all. Can citizenship be made queer? Or does citizenship require the exclusion of those who are regarded as queer to preserve the "equality" that it promises? In Sexual Strangers, Shane Phelan argues that, in the United States, queers are strangers--not exactly the.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-176) and index.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. New York Available via World Wide Web.
Source of description
Print version record.
Language note
English.
ISBN
  • 9781439904145 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1439904146 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1566398274 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1566398282 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781566398282 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781566398275
  • 1282938770
  • 9781282938779
  • 9786612938771
  • 6612938773
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