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Ace : what asexuality reveals about desire, society, and the meaning of sex / Angela Chen.

Chen, Angela, 1991- (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library 306.762 CHE 000156451 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807013793
  • ISBN: 080701379X
  • Physical Description: xi, 210 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-202) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Self. Prologue ; Arriving at asexuality ; Explanation Via Negativa ; Compulsory sexuality and (male) asexual existence -- Variations on a theme. Just let me liberate you ; Whitewashed ; In sickness and in health -- Others. Romance, reconsidered ; The good-enough reason ; Playing with others ; Anna ; Where are we going, where have we been?
Summary, etc.:
"Ace" delves into the lives of those who identify using the little-known sexual orientation of asexuality and shows what all of us can learn--about desire, identity, culture, and relationships--when we use an asexual lens to see the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Sex.
Asexuality (Sexual orientation)
Sexual minorities.
Sexual attraction.
Sex (Psychology)
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General.
Asexuality (Sexual orientation)
Sex (Psychology)
Sexual attraction.