Sexual justice : democratic citizenship and the politics of desire / Morris B. Kaplan

Author(s): Kaplan, Morris B
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Subjects: Gay rights--United States
Gays--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States
Homosexuality--Law and legislation--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Routledge, 1997
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xix, 281 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
Ch. 1. Theorizing Lesbian and Gay Rights: Liberty, Equality, and Community 13
Ch. 2. Historicizing Sexuality: Forms of Desire and the Construction of Identities 47
Ch. 3. Eros Unbound: A Queer Reading of Plato's Symposium 81
Ch. 4. Psychoanalyzing the "Third Sex": Homosexuality, Sexual Difference and Fantasy 115
Ch. 5. Refiguring the Jewish Question: Hannah Arendt, Political Equality, and Social Difference 151
Ch. 6. Queer Citizenship: Thoreau's "Civil Disobedience" and the Ethics of Self-Making 177
Ch. 7. Intimacy and Equality: The Question of Lesbian and Gay Marriage 207
Notes 239
Index 265
Notes: LCCN: 96030436
ISBN: 0415905141 (hb)
ISBN: 041590515X (pb)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-269) and index
OCLC Number: 35086145
ISBN/ISSN: 0415905141
041590515X