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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 429–434.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Judith Plaskow Abstract In responding to Joy Ladin's reparative reading of Genesis 1–3, the article argues that what is most salient about the biblical narrative is its inscription of male dominance and linking of male dominance to compulsory heterosexuality. In Genesis 1, the existence of a male...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (2): 192–207.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of violence and of pleasure for Tamara. Most of the film is set far from the predominantly Black American Blaxploitation landscapes of Los Angeles and New York, in the rich villas, small towns, and ancient ruins of Greece. There, Tamara encounters white male domination as a source of limitation, regulation...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (2): 341–344.
Published: 01 May 2015
... the boundaries of the sex binary is in fact holding a dead rooster—a dead cock. The lack of the phallus is nearly as bad as its loss within the patriarchal narrative, since the phallus is the symbol of power and the justification of male dominance. This transsexual body appears male (muscular, breastless...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 368–385.
Published: 01 August 2019
... tendency criticized by Saba Mahmood ( 2005 : 8) to “look for expressions and moments of resistance that may suggest a challenge to male domination.” The waria subject has long been the object of academic discussions, adding to wider debates on transgender in Southeast Asia (Johnson 1997 ; Jackson...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 185–191.
Published: 01 May 2016
... biological diversity gender identity feminism transgender social change Feminist analysis generally situates biological explanations of gender as legitimating women's exclusion from public life and as justifying male dominance. Instead, the focus is on gender as a sociocultural product. Rejecting...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 259–265.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., through performing a kitsch version of slut—masculine, with heavy body hair and a low-class drag hag style—ze disturbs the heteronormative male gaze that turns women's bodies into nothing but erotic objects. Through this twofold failure, Piggy Kitty seeks to queer dominant social and cultural structures...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 246–253.
Published: 01 May 2016
... those who embrace male dominance fail to interrogate it, reenact its imperatives, and relish in the kinds of power doing so provides them? This question is especially acute when contrasted with a group of persons to have actively, and at enormous personal costs, rejected maleness, masculinity...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 409–417.
Published: 01 August 2019
... key points, particularly the idea that gender as we know it emerges gradually in chapters 2 and 3, and that patriarchy—a binary gender system based on male dominance—is portrayed as a divine curse (punishment for eating the fruit of the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil) rather than as a built...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (3): 334–364.
Published: 01 August 2022
... gynocide, it is difficult not to conclude that the end goal of male domination, whether it is called “gynocide” or “the transsexual empire,” is the elimination of (cis) women, just as the aim of Nazism was the extinction of the Jews. 18. It is uncanny just how well this psychologist's testimony...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (2): 209–226.
Published: 01 May 2015
... a shift from animal sociality to human civilization and, second, through the rhetorical deployment of animal nature in sociobiological arguments supporting the legitimacy of male dominance in human civil society. The first asserts a decisive break between animality and humanity, while the second allows...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (3-4): 358–383.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... While the discourse of women as victims of men is a familiar one to readers of RLF politics, here the position of male dominance is extended to transgender persons, particularly to transwomen who are read as men regardless of their personal or legal status as women. Pronouns for transpersons in the book...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 315–337.
Published: 01 August 2019
... as nonnormative, and many actively worked to shore up sexualized patriarchal male domination of women. There were, however, some religious leaders who did openly challenge existing gender norms and identities. In New England, the Public Universal Friend, who claimed to have died and been resurrected...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 254–258.
Published: 01 May 2016
... on to write, “Every transsexual is entitled to a sex-change operation, and it should be provided by the community as one of its functions” (186). When confronted with the sex essentialism of TERF activists, pioneering radical feminist Catharine MacKinnon wrote ( Williams 2015 ), “Male dominant society has...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (2): 244–260.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Dominic . 2011 . Human Error: Species-Being and Media Machines . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Rudy Kathy . 2012 . “ LGBTQ … Z? ” Hypatia 27 , no. 3 : 601 – 15 . Sedgwick Eve . 1985 . Between Men: English Literature and Male Homosocial Desire . New York...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (1): 9–29.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of sexism and male dominance, focused on defining Beth Elliott as a transsexual and not as a woman or lesbian. Eventually, many long-standing members stopped attending chapter meetings, and the now younger organization voted to bar transsexual women from DOB. Beth was shaken by the experience, but her...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (3-4): 556–576.
Published: 01 November 2017
... the erasure of pleasure and femininity within a male-dominated society. But the discourse of sociosexual erasure was also of concern to gay groups in Italy. Mario Mieli was born into an upper-class Milanese family in 1952. Although his life was cut short by a suicide on March 12, 1983, he lived...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (2): 195–208.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and paradoxical logic of entangling and demarcating humanity and animality—it both equates women with animals and men with humans and deploys the notion of “animal nature” rhetorically in sociobiological arguments that bolster male dominance in human civil society. Using transgender and posthumanist theory...
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TSQ (2021) 8 (4): 516–531.
Published: 01 November 2021
...—with the expansion of socially accepted boundaries for travestis and transsexuals. Through her agenda, she criticized the male-dominated neoliberal project by valorizing care as social politics while at the same time channeling the popular rejection of abortion. Her trajectory defied the limits of cis-gendered...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (1): 151–156.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of catching two male turtles “going at it.” This essay above all emphasizes how indigenous understandings can confound social scientific attempts to categorize and establish authoritative accounts of the world. Troubled encounters with globalization are described with reference to a male interlocutor's...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 298–310.
Published: 01 August 2018
... the stability and continuity of culture areas and their diverse populations, rather than conceiving them as held together in tenuous ways and through struggles that have privileged the interests of majority populations (e.g., the educated, propertied, urban, male, heterosexual, and cisgender) at the expense...