The Resource Evolution's rainbow : diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people, Joan Roughgarden, (eBook)

Evolution's rainbow : diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people, Joan Roughgarden, (eBook)

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Evolution's rainbow : diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people
Title
Evolution's rainbow
Title remainder
diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people
Statement of responsibility
Joan Roughgarden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this innovative celebration of diversity and affirmation of individuality in animals and humans, Joan Roughgarden challenges accepted wisdom about gender identity and sexual orientation. A distinguished evolutionary biologist, Roughgarden takes on the medical establishment, the Bible, social science--and even Darwin himself
Awards note
Stonewall Book Award (American Library Association), 2005.
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N$T
Characteristic
document
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Roughgarden, Joan
Dewey number
305.3
Series statement
eBooks from EBSCOhost
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  • Biodiversity
  • Sexual behavior in animals
  • Gender identity
  • Sexual orientation
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Biodiversity
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Evolution
  • Gender Identity
  • Sex Behavior, Animal
  • Sexual Behavior
  • Sexuality
  • Biodiversiteit
  • Seksuele voorkeur
  • Seksualiteit
  • Sekseverschillen
  • Evolutionaire biologie
Label
Evolution's rainbow : diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people, Joan Roughgarden, (eBook)
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https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=108542
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Publication
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : diversity denied -- pt. I. Animal rainbows. 1. Sex and diversity -- 2. Sex versus gender -- 3. Sex within bodies -- 4. Sex roles -- 5. Two-gender families -- 6. Multiple-gender families -- 7. Female choice -- 8. Same-sex sexuality -- 9. The theory of evolution -- pt. II. Human rainbows. 10. An embryonic narrative -- 11. Sex determination -- 12. Sex differences -- 13. Gender identity -- 14. Sexual orientation -- 15. Psychological perspectives -- 16. Disease versus diversity -- 17. Genetic engineering versus diversity -- pt. III. Cultural rainbows. 18. Two-spirits, mahu, and hijras -- 19. Transgender in historical Europe and the Middle East -- 20. Sexual relations in antiquity -- 21. Tomboi, vestidas, and guevedoche -- 22. Trans politics in the United States -- Appendix. Policy recommendations
Control code
tsl-ebsco27640
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (474 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55610126
Label
Evolution's rainbow : diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people, Joan Roughgarden, (eBook)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=108542
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : diversity denied -- pt. I. Animal rainbows. 1. Sex and diversity -- 2. Sex versus gender -- 3. Sex within bodies -- 4. Sex roles -- 5. Two-gender families -- 6. Multiple-gender families -- 7. Female choice -- 8. Same-sex sexuality -- 9. The theory of evolution -- pt. II. Human rainbows. 10. An embryonic narrative -- 11. Sex determination -- 12. Sex differences -- 13. Gender identity -- 14. Sexual orientation -- 15. Psychological perspectives -- 16. Disease versus diversity -- 17. Genetic engineering versus diversity -- pt. III. Cultural rainbows. 18. Two-spirits, mahu, and hijras -- 19. Transgender in historical Europe and the Middle East -- 20. Sexual relations in antiquity -- 21. Tomboi, vestidas, and guevedoche -- 22. Trans politics in the United States -- Appendix. Policy recommendations
Control code
tsl-ebsco27640
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (474 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55610126

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