Handbook of the Sociology of Sexualities by John DeLamater, Rebecca F. Plante (eds.)

By John DeLamater, Rebecca F. Plante (eds.)

This quantity offers researchers and students with a large evaluation of the contributions of social psychologists and sociologists to the research of sexual appeal, sexual relationships and sexual expression around the existence cycle. The content material and scope of this quantity were conscientiously selected to stability assurance of conventional emphases with new and leading edge fabrics. It comprises fabrics utilizing various views and learn performed within the whole variety of suitable study tools. This quantity presents first-class assets for a person drawn to learn within the sexuality sector.

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For a refutation of Hakim’s formulation, see Green (2013). 2 For more on this point, see Green’s (2014) discussion of sexual fields with multiple structures of desire. 3 Sexual Fields And third, finally, the determinants and effects of sexual capital are not delimited to the sexual fields in which they most immediately matter. In the first instance, the determinants of value in a sexual field are historically dependent and may be traceable to the broader field of power, including the state and elite “metasexual authority” (George 2014).

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2001). The practice turn signals a concerted movement away from prior rationalist, functionalist and poststructural accounts of action that reduced practice to the consequence of self-calculation, objective forces or subjective interpretations. In its place, a more integrated conception of action that synthesizes these domains within a single framework (Schatzki et al. 2001) has emerged, including structuration (Giddens 1984), critical realism (Archer 1995) and field theory (Bourdieu 1977, 26 1990; Bourdieu and Wacquant 1992), among others.

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