Sexualities in Education: A Reader (Counterpoints 367 2nd Revised edition)

Sexualities in Education: A Reader (Counterpoints 367 2nd Revised edition)

By: Erica R. Meiners (editor), Therese M. Quinn (editor)Hardback

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This book has received the AESA (American Educational Studies Association) Critics Choice Award 2013. With germinal texts, new writings, and related art, Sexualities in Education: A Reader illuminates a broad scope of analysis and organization. Composed of a framing essay and nine sections edited by established and emerging scholars and addressing critical topics for researchers and students of sexualities and education, the text provides a timely overview of sexualities considered through a variety of educational lenses and theoretical frameworks. Threads woven throughout include visual, literary, and performing arts; youth perspectives; and an emphasis on justice work in education. The volume provides entry points for students and practitioners at a range of levels. Research-based articles, essays, interviews, poetry and ready-to-reproduce visual materials from the Americas, Europe, and Asia are linked to a resource section to facilitate deep learning, on-going investigation, and informed action.

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Erica R. Meiners is a Professor of Education and Women's Studies at Northeastern Illinois University. Therese Quinn is Associate Professor and Chair of Art Education at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.


Contents: Therese Quinn/Erica R. Meiners: Introduction: Love, Labor, and Learning: Yours in the Struggle - Connie E. North: Introduction: Bending the Terrain: Queer and Justice Issues Infiltrate the Education Map - Elizabeth J. Meyer: From Here to Queer: Mapping Sexualities in Education - Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore: Sweatshop-Produced Rainbow Flags and Participatory Patriarchy: Why the Gay Rights Movement Is a Sham - Jessica Fields: Differences and Divisions: Social Inequality in Sex Education Debates and Policies - Mel Michelle Lewis: Pedagogy and the Sista' Professor: Teaching Black Queer Feminist Studies through the Self - Lucy Bailey/Karen Graves: Introduction: Society Can Only Be as Free and Open as Its Schools - Jackie M. Blount: How Sweet It Is! - Catherine A. Lugg: The Religious Right and Public Education: The Paranoid Politics of Homophobia - Warren J. Blumenfeld: "We're Here and We're Fabulous": Contemporary U.S.-American LGBT Youth Activism - Isabel Nunez: Introduction: Teaching as Whole Self - Carolyn Pajor Ford: White Trash: Manifesting the Bisexual - Becky Atkinson: Apple Jumper, Teacher Babe, and Bland Uniformer Teachers: Fashioning Feminine Teacher Bodies - Eric Rofes: Bound and Gagged: Sexual Silences, Gender Conformity, and the Gay Male Teacher - Jane Gallop: Knot a Love Story - Coya Paz Brownrigg: Paper Machete - Darla Linville: Introduction: Schooling Students in Gender and Sexuality Expectations - Erica M. Boas: Walking the Line: Teaching, Being, and Thinking Sexuality in Elementary School - C.J. Pascoe: Becoming Mr. Cougar: Institutionalizing Heterosexuality and Homophobia at River High - Kathleen O. Elliott: The Right Way to Be Gay: How School Structures Sexual Inequality - Darla Linville: Virtual, Welcoming, Queer, School Community: An Interview with Dave Glick - Jillian Ford: Introduction: Realidadesrealities, Palabraswords, yand Estudiosstudies: LGBTQIQ Youth in Schools - Anneliese A. Singh/Ken Jackson: Queer and Transgender Youth: Education and Liberation in Our Schools - Jane Bryan Meek: "Being Queer Is the Luckiest Thing": Investigating a New Generation's Use of Queer within Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Student Groups - Sandra J. Schmidt: Let Me in! The Impact of the Discourse of Impossibility on Research and Curricular (Re)formation - Jukka Lehtonen: Introduction: Crossing Borders - Diane Richardson: Citizenship and Sexuality: What Do We Mean by "Citizenship"? - Roland Sintos Coloma: What's Queer Got to Do with It? Interrogating Nationalism and Imperialism - Jay Poole/C.P. Gause: Under Construction: Sexualities in Rural Spaces - Peter Dankmeijer: LGBT, to Be or Not to Be? Education about Sexual Preferences and Gender Identities Worldwide - Irina Schmitt: Sexuality, Secularism, and the Nation - Reading Swedish School Policies - Silja Rajander/Phal Sophat: Drama Performances Address Stigma, Discrimination of MSM and HIV/AIDS Prevention - Jukka Lehtonen: Yogyakarta Principles - For the Rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People - Karyn Sandlos: Introduction: Another Telling Representational Effect - Deborah P. Britzman: Queer Pedagogy and Its Strange Techniques - Francisco Ibanez-Carrasco: Making the AIDS Ghostwriters Visible - Brian Casemore: "A Different Idea" in the Sex Education Curriculum: Thinking Through the Emotional Experience of Sexuality - Eve Sedgwick: Christmas Effects - Lauren Berlant: Feel Tank - Angel Rubiel Gonzalez: Introduction: Educating to Affirm Life: Sexuality, Politics, and Education - Sam Finkelstein/Lucky Mosqueda/Adrian Birrueta/Eric Kitty: Queer Youth of Color Organizing for Safe & Affirming

Product Details

  • publication date: 21/02/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781433106378
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 426
  • ID: 9781433106378
  • weight: 990
  • ISBN10: 143310637X
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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