Scientific Racism and the Invention of the Homosexual Body

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Gender/Sexuality Reader
Subtitle of host publicationCulture, History, Political Economy
EditorsRoger N. Lancaster, Micaela di Leonardo
Place of PublicationNew York
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)9780415910057
StatePublished - 1997


  • Sex role
  • Human body
  • Gender identity
  • Feminist anthropology

Research Output

Scientific Racism and the Emergence of the Homosexual Body

Somerville, S., Oct 1 1994, In : Journal of the history of sexuality. 5, 2, p. 243-266 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Somerville, S. B. (1997). Scientific Racism and the Invention of the Homosexual Body. In R. N. Lancaster, & M. D. Leonardo (Eds.), The Gender/Sexuality Reader: Culture, History, Political Economy (pp. 37-52). Routledge.