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- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 69.95
This book provides a global overview of the role of the community sector, examining in detail the origins and activities of community organizations in Europe, the Americas, Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia and the Pacific. It also describes the impact of sexuality and gender on AIDS activism and AIDS organizing, as well as broader cultural... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 23.00
Global Sex is the first major work to take on the globalization of sexuality, examining the ways in which desire and pleasure?as well as ideas about gender, political power, and public health?are framed, shaped, or commodified by a global economy in which more and more cultures move into ever-closer contact. more...
- University of Queensland Press 2012; US$ 12.99
An early work in the gay liberation movement that recognized the divisions within that movement as a form of healthy diversity, this anniversary edition reconsiders homosexuality in light of the current gay rights debate and continues to challenge conventional notions of sex and gender. Drawing on stories from the emergent movement and on the writings... more...
- University of Queensland Press 2013; US$ 12.99
In this fascinating exploration?part memoir, part political discourse?Dennis Altman, one of the preeminent academics studying gay and lesbian culture around the world, connects the changes that have happened in the queer world over the last 40 years to larger social, political, and cultural trends. Written engagingly, this timely book explores the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 160.00
AIDS has a unique political history. As fears grew of a global pandemic on the scale of AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, AIDS was briefly treated as an issue of high politics in the international arena and generated significant resources for country programmes. That initial commitment is now declining, and if AIDS is to maintain its visibility and contribution... more...
- Wiley 2016; US$ 12.96
The claim that ?LGBT rights are human rights? encounters fierce opposition in many parts of the world, as governments and religious leaders have used resistance to ?LGBT rights? to cast themselves as defenders of traditional values against neo-colonial interference and western decadence. Queer Wars explores the growing international polarization... more...
- Monash University Publishing 2016; US$ 16.49
Red or Green? Traditionally, Australian progressives have supported the Australian Labor Party; increasingly, The Greens appeal. What are the key differences between the parties? Is greater collaboration desirable? Is it likely?Some progressives remain strongly committed to Labor or The Greens. Others have abandoned one or other of the parties from... more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2013; US$ 14.95
The final book by Sumner Locke Elliott, the award-winning author of Careful, He Might Hear You. Drawing heavily on Locke Elliott's own experiences, Fairyland charts the life of Seaton Daly, an aspiring writer coming to terms with his homosexuality in the repressive atmosphere of inner-city Sydney during the 1930s and '40s. Lonely and naive,... more...
- Allen & Unwin 2012; US$ 36.35
Threats to Australian security today are more likely to come from climate change or international criminal networks than in the form of a military attack. Why Human Security Matters sets a framework for understanding human security, from food supply to drug cartels, setting Australian issues in a regional context. more...