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By Catriona Mortimer-Sandilands,Bruce Erickson

Treating such matters as animal intercourse, species politics, environmental justice, lesbian area and "gay" ghettos, AIDS literatures, and queer nationalities, this vigorous assortment asks very important questions on the intersections of sexuality and environmental reviews. individuals from a variety of disciplines current a centred engagement with the serious, philosophical, and political dimensions of intercourse and nature. those discussions are rather suitable to present debates in lots of disciplines, together with environmental reports, queer conception, severe race idea, philosophy, literary feedback, and politics. As an entire, Queer Ecologies stands as a robust corrective to perspectives that equate "natural" with "straight" whereas "queer" is held to be opposed to nature.

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