Sexuality in the Arab World

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Samir Khalaf, John H. Gagnon
Saqi, 2006 - 312 էջ

Arab cultural discourse has been slow to respond to changing sexual behavior. The contributors to this collection pick up the slack, ranging across such disciplines as literature, history, sociology, and psychology.
 
Is Damascus the "chastity capital" of the Middle East? How do gay men cruise in Beirut? Are young women in Tunis pressured both to lose and gain weight?
 
The fresh, compelling research topics covered include masculinity and migration, colonialism and sexual health, and fantasy and violence.

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Samir Khalaf is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for Behavioral Research, American University of Beirut. He has held academic appointments at Princeton, Harvard, MIT and New York University. Also by the Same Author Sexuality in the Arab World (Saqi, 978-0-86356-948-7), Heart of Beirut (Saqi, 978-0-86356-542-7) Cultural Resistance: Global and Local Encounters in the Middle East (Saqi, 978-0-86356-814-5)

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