Margaret Mead Made Me Gay

Margaret Mead Made Me Gay
Author : Esther Newton
Publisher : Duke University Press
Total Pages : 328
Release : 2000-11-22
ISBN 10 : 0822326124
ISBN 13 : 9780822326120
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Margaret Mead Made Me Gay Book Description:

A collection of essays by a pioneering queer anthropologist.


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