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Gender on the edge : transgender, gay, and other Pacific islanders / edited by Niko Besnier and Kalissa Alexeyeff
Bib ID 6492480
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Online Access
Description Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2014 
1 online resource (pages cm.) : 
ISBN 0824840194 (electronic book)
9780824840198 (electronic book)
Invalid ISBN 0824838823 (alkaline paper) (cloth)
0824838831 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
9780824838829 (alkaline paper) (cloth)
9780824838836 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • Gender on the edge: identities, politics, transformations / Kalissa Alexeyeff and Niko Besnier
  • Queer history and its discontents at Tahiti: the contested politics of modernity and sexual subjectivity / Deborah Elliston
  • "Hollywood" and the emergence of a faʻafafine social movement in Samoa, 1960-1980 / Reevan Dolgoy
  • Representing faʻafafine: sex, socialization, and gender identity in Samoa / Penelope Schoeffel
  • Living as and living with māhū and raerae: geopolitics, sex, and gender in the Society Islands / Makiko Kuwahara
  • Transgender in Samoa: the cultural production of gender inequality / Serge Tcherkézoff
  • Re-visioning family: māhū wahine and male-to-female transgender in contemporary Hawaiʻi / Linda L. Ikeda
  • Men trapped in women's clothing: homosexuality, cross-dressing, and masculinity in Fiji / Geir Henning Presterudstuen
  • Two sea turtles: intimacy between men in the Marshall Islands / Greg Dvorak
  • The fokisi and the fakaleiti: provocative performances in Tonga / Mary Good
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Description based on print version record.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web. 
Subjects Gays -- Oceania.  |  Sex role -- Oceania.  |  Transgender people -- Oceania.
Other authors/contributors Alexeyeff, Kalissa, editor of compilation  |  Besnier, Niko, editor of compilation  |  EBSCOhost

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