Changing Ones: Third and Fourth Genders in Native North America - Third and Fourth Genders in Native North America - Will Roscoe (1998)
ISBN 0312175396
Genre LGBT Studies, General Works
Subject Homosexuality; Indian gays; Indians of North America - Sexual behavior; Lesbianism; Two-spirit people
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Publication Date 2/15/1998
Format Hardcover (236 x 155 mm)
Language eng
The indigenous peoples of North America, whose principles are as ancient as those of Judeo-Christian culture, saw no threat in homosexuality or gender variance. In many Native American tribal societies, it was not uncommon for some men to live as women and some women to live as men. This path-breaking study of sex roles among Native Americans challenges the basis of the dualistic way most Americans think about sexuality. Illustrations .
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LoC Classification E98.S48R67 1998
Dewey 305.3/089/97
Edition 1st ed.
Cover Price $24.95
No. of Pages 334