Bodies, Pleasures, and Passions: Sexual Culture in Contemporary Brazil

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Beacon Press, 1991 - Sex customs - 203 pages

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a very painful read. made to read it as part of my degree, very long winded and full of jargon. great stamina required to reach the end.


Men and Women
Norms and Perversions
Bodies and Pleasures

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Richard G. Parker is Professor of Sociomedical Sciences and Director of the Center for Gender, Sexuality, and Health at Columbia University. He is also President of the Brazilian Interdisciplinary AIDS Association (ABIA), the largest nongovernmental AIDS service and advocacy organization in Brazil, and Co-Chair of Sexuality Policy Watch, a global forum composed of researchers, activists, and policy makers.

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