The Resource Beneath the equator : cultures of desire, male homosexuality, and emerging gay communities in Brazil, Richard Parker

Beneath the equator : cultures of desire, male homosexuality, and emerging gay communities in Brazil, Richard Parker

Label
Beneath the equator : cultures of desire, male homosexuality, and emerging gay communities in Brazil
Title
Beneath the equator
Title remainder
cultures of desire, male homosexuality, and emerging gay communities in Brazil
Statement of responsibility
Richard Parker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on long-term field research carried out over more than 15 years, Beneath the Equator examines the changing shape of male homosexuality and the emergence of diverse and vibrant gay communities in urban Brazil. Drawing on detailed ethnographic description of multiple sexual worlds organized around street cruising and impersonal sex, male prostitution, transgender performances, gay commercial markets and establishments, gay rights activism and AIDS service provision, Richard Parker examines the changing sexual identities, cultures and communities that have taken shape in Brazil in recent years. Also includes 15 maps"--Publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parker, Richard G.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ76.2.B6
LC item number
P37 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gays
  • Gays
  • Homoseksualiteit
  • Homosexualität
  • Mann
  • Brazil
  • Brasilien
Label
Beneath the equator : cultures of desire, male homosexuality, and emerging gay communities in Brazil, Richard Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 288 pages
Isbn
9780415916202
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98017428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38765158
  • (OCoLC)ocm38765158
Label
Beneath the equator : cultures of desire, male homosexuality, and emerging gay communities in Brazil, Richard Parker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 288 pages
Isbn
9780415916202
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98017428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38765158
  • (OCoLC)ocm38765158

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