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Lesbian and bisexual identities

constructing communities, constructing selves

by Kristin G. Esterberg

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Published by Temple University Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesbians -- Identity,
  • Lesbians -- Social conditions,
  • Bisexual women -- Identity,
  • Lesbian communities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-194) and index.

    StatementKristin G. Esterberg.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ75.5 .E85 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL996737M
    ISBN 101566395097, 1566395100
    LC Control Number96035409

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