(e) Bisexualities

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Note: Also see many of the works under "Homosexualities" above.

(i) Recommended reading

Alexander, Jonathan, and Karen Yescavage (eds.). (2003). Bisexuality and Transgenderism: InterSEXions of the others. New York: Harrington Park Press.

Baumgardner, Jennifer. (2007). Look Both Ways: Bisexual Politics.

Beemyn, Brett, and Erich W. Steinman. (eds). (2001). Bisexuality in the Lives of Men: Facts and Fictions. New York: Harrington Park Press.

Beemyn, Brett, and Erich W. Steinman. (eds). (2002). Bisexual Men in Culture and Society. New York: Harrington Park Press.

Bi Academic Intervention. (eds). (1997). The Bisexual Imaginary: Representation, Identity and Desire. London: Cassell.

Bristow, Joseph, and Angelia R. Wilson. (eds). (1993). Activating Theory: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Politics. London: Lawrence & Wishart.

Firestein, Beth. (ed.). (1996). Bisexuality: The Psychology and Politics of an Invisible Minority. Sage.

Garber, Marjorie. (1995). Vice Versa: Bisexuality and the Eroticism of Everyday Life. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Geller, Thomas. (ed.). (1990). Bisexuality: A Reader and Sourcebook. Hadley, MA: Times Change Press.

George, Sue. (1993). Women and Bisexuality. London: Scarlet.

Hall, Donald E. and Pramaggiore, Maria. (eds). (1996). Representing Bisexualities: Subjects and Cultures of Fluid Desire. New York & London: New York University Press.

Hemmings, Clare. (1995). Locating Bisexual Identities: Discourses of Bisexuality and Contemporary Feminist Theory. In Bell, David and Valentine, Gill. (eds). Mapping Desire: Geographies of Sexualities. London & New York: Cassell.

Hutchins, Loraine and Kaahumanu, Lani. (eds). (1991). Bi Any Other Name: Bisexual People Speak Out. Boston: Alyson Publications.

Lano, Kevin and Parry, Claire. (eds). (1995). Breaking the Barriers to Desire: New Approaches to Multiple Relationships. Nottingham: Five Leaves Publications. Includes;
Choosing Not to Choose: Beyond Monogamy, Beyond Duality / Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria.

Rose, Sharon et.al. (eds). (1996). Bisexual Horizons: Politics, Histories, Lives. London: Lawrence & Wishart.

Tucker, Naomi. (ed.). (1995). Bisexual Politics: Theories, Queries, and Visions. New York: Haworth Press.

Weise, Elizabeth Reba. (ed.). (1992). Closer to Home: Bisexuality and Feminism. Seattle, WA: Seal Pres

(ii) Further works

Ault, Amber. (1996). Ambiguous Identity in an Unambiguous Sex/Gender Structure: The Case of Bisexual Women. Sociological Quarterly, 37(3).

Ault, Amber. (1996). The Dilemma of Identity: Bi Women’s Negotiations. In Seidman, Steven. (ed.). (1996). Queer Theory/Sociology. Cambridge, Ma: Blackwell.

Brownfain, John J. (1985). A Study of the Married Bisexual Male: Paradox and Resolution. Journal of Homosexuality, 11, Spring.

Buchbinder, David, and Charles Waddell. (1992). Myth-Conceptions About Bisexual Men. Southern Review, 25(2), July.

Cantarella, Eva. (year?). Bisexuality in the Ancient World. Yale University Press.

Clausen, Jan. (1990). My Interesting Condition. Out/Look, Winter.

Coleman, Eli. (1985). Bisexual Women in Marriages. Journal of Homosexuality, 11, Spring.

D’Augelli, A. R., and C. J. Patterson. (1995). (eds). Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Identities over the Lifespan: Psychological Perspectives. New York: Oxford.

Daumer, Elisabeth D. (1992). Queer Ethics; or, The Challenge of Bisexuality to Lesbian Ethics. Hypatia, 7(4), Fall.

De Cecco, John P. (ed.). Bisexual and Homosexual Identities: Critical Clinical Issues. New York: Haworth Press.

De Cecco, John P., and Michael G. Shively. (eds). (1984). Bisexual and Homosexual Identities: Critical Theoretical Issues. New York: Haworth Press.

Duberman, Martin B. (year?). Bisexuality. In About Time: Exploring the Gay Past. Meridian (2nd edition. 1st, 1986).

Dulwich Centre Journal. (1999). Special Issue: Bisexuality: Identity, Politics and Partnerships, No. 1.

Eadie, Jo. (1996). Indigestion: Diagnosing the Gay Malady. In Simpson, Mark. (ed.). Antigay: Homosexuality and its Discontents. London & New York: Cassell.

Esterberg, Kristin G. Lesbian and Bisexual Identities: Constructing Communities, Constructing Selves. Temple University Press.

Faderman, Lillian. Chloe Plus Olivia: An Anthology of Lesbian and Bisexual Literature From the Seventeenth century to the Present. Viking Penguin.

Herek, G.M. (2002). Heterosexuals’ attitudes toward bisexual men and women in the United States. Journal of Sex Research, 39(4): 264-274.

Hill, Ivan. (ed.). (1987). The Bisexual Spouse. Barline Books.

Jeffreys, Sheila. (1999). Bisexual Politics: A Superior Form of Feminism?. Women’s Studies International Forum, 22(3), May-June.

Journal Of Gay, Lesbian And Bisexual Identity. (1997). Special edition: Bisexual Theory: A Bi Academic Intervention, (January) Includes;
Jo Eadie “Living in the Past: Savage Nights and Bisexual Temporalities”.
Rebecca Stott “Posting Signs on the Bog: Fixing and Unfixing HD, Imagiste”.
Ann Kaloski “Bisexuals Making Out With Cyborgs”.
Michael S Montgomery “The Marrying Kind: Bisexual Life, Partnered Identity”.
B.C. Roberts Report in International Bisexual Symposium 1996.
Cath Stowers “Sexual Stigma/ta”.

Klein, Fred, and Thomas Schwartz. (eds). (2001). Bisexual and Gay Husbands: Their Stories, Their Words. New York: Harrington Park Press.

Klein, Fritz and Wolf, Timothy J. (eds). (1985). Two Lives to Lead: Bisexuality in Men and Women. New York: Harrington Park Press.

Klein, Fritz and Wolf, Timothy J. (eds). Bisexualities: Theory and Research. New York: Haworth Press.

Klein, Fritz. (1993). The Bisexual Option. (2nd edition), Birmingham: Harrington Park Press.

Klesse, Christian. (2005). Bisexual Women, Non-Monogamy and Differentialist Anti-Promiscuity Discourses. Sexualities, Volume 8, No. 4, October, pp. 445-464.

McLean, Kirsten. (2001). Living Life in the Double Closet: Bisexual Youth Speak Out. Hecate. 27(1).

Orlando, Lisa. (1984). Bisexuality: Loving Whom We Choose. Gay Community News, 25 February.

Rodriguez, Paula C. (2000). Bisexuality in the United States: A Social Science Reader. Columbia University Press.

Rust, Paula C. (1992). The Politics of Sexual Identity: Sexual Attraction and Behaviour Among Lesbian and Bisexual Women. Social Problems, 39(4), November.

Rust, Paula C. (1996). Bisexuality and the Challenge to Lesbian Politics: Sex, Loyalty and Revolution. New York & London: New York University Press.

Shuster, R. (1987). Sexuality as a Continuum: The Bisexual Identity. In Boston Lesbian Psychologies Collective. (eds). Lesbian Psychologies. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press.

Storr, Merl. (1999). Postmodern Bisexuality. Sexualities, 2(3): 309-325.

Storr, Merl. (ed.). (1999). Bisexuality: A Critical Reader. Routledge

Valverde, Mariana. (1987). Bisexuality: Coping with Sexual Boundaries. Ch. 4 in Sex, Power and Pleasure. Philadelphia, PA: New Society Publishers.

Wark, McKenzie. (1997). Bisexual Mediations: Beyond the Third Term. In Matthews, Jill J. (ed.). Sex in Public: Australian Sexual Cultures. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.

Weinberg, Martin S., Williams, Colin J. and Pryor, Douglas W. (1994). Dual Attractions: Understanding Bisexuality. New York & London: Oxford University Press.

Wilkinson, Sue. (1996). Bisexuality a la Mode. Women’s Studies International Forum, 19(3).

Wofford, Carrie. (1991). The Bisexual Revolution. Outweek, February 6.

Wolf, Timothy J. (1985). Marriages of Bisexual Men. Journal of Homosexuality, 11, Spring.

Young, Stacey. (1997). Dichotomies and Displacements: Bisexuality in Queer Theory and Politics. In Phelan, Shane. (ed.). Playing With Fire: Queer Politics, Queer Theories. New York & London: Routledge.

Zita, Jacquelyn N. (ed.). (1997). Hypatia, Special Issue: Third wave Feminisms, 12(3), Summer. Includes:
Swear by the Moon / Bedecarre, Corinne..
In Praise of Unreliability / Heldke, Lisa..
Warning! Contents Under Heterosexual Pressure / O’Connor, Peg.

Journals

Journal of Bisexuality (Haworth Pres, 2001-)
Journal of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Identity (to 1999)


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(e) Alternative sexual cultures: swinging, polyamory, etc.

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Anapol, Deborah M. (1997) Polyamory: the new love without limits: secrets of sustainable intimate relationships. San Rafael, Calif.: IntiNet Resource Center.

Anderlini-D’Onofrio, Serena. (2004). Plural loves: designs for bi and poly living. Binghamton, NY: Harrington Park Press.

Barker, M. (2005). This is my partner, and this is my… partner’s partner: Constructing a polyamorous identity in a monogamous world. Journal of Constructivist Psychology, 18(1): 75-88.

Barker, M. (2005). This is my partner, and this is my… partner’s partner: Constructing a polyamorous identity in a monogamous world. Journal of Constructivist Psychology, 18(1): 75-88.

Bergstrand, Curtis, and Jennifer B. Williams (2000). Today’s alternate marriage styles: The case of swingers. The Electronic Journal of Human Sexuality, http: //www.ejhs.org/volume3/swing/body.htm.

Ellard, J., J. Richters, and C. Newman. (2004). Non-gay sexual subcultures: A content analysis of Sydney sex contact publications. Sydney: National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales.

Gardner, Timothy Joseph. (2005). Queering polyamory: configurations, public policy, and lived experiences. PhD dissertation.

Gould, Terry (2000). The Lifestyle: A Look at the Erotic Rites of Swingers. Westport, CT: Firefly Books.

Jenks, Richard J. (1998). Swinging: A review of the literature. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 27 (5): 507-521.

Kaldera, Raven. (2005). Pagan polyamory: Becoming a tribe of hearts. Woodbury, MN: Llewellyn.

Keener, Matt C. (2004). A Phenomenology of Polyamorous Persons. Masters thesis, Dept of Educational Psychology, University of Utah.

Klesse, C. (2005). Bisexual Women, Non-Monogamy and Differentialist Anti-Promiscuity Discourses. Sexualities, 8(4): 445-464.

Munson, Marcia, and Judith P. Stelboum. (1999). The lesbian polyamory reader: Open relationships, non-monogamy, and casual sex. New York: Haworth Press

Ravenscroft, Anthony. (2004). Polyamory: roadmaps for the clueless and hopeful: an introduction on polyamory. Santa Fe, NM: Fenris Brothers.

Sexualities, December 1 2006, Volume 9, No. 5, Special Issue on Polyamory;
Jin Haritaworn, Chin-ju Lin, and Christian Klesse / Poly/logue: A Critical Introduction to Polyamory.
Angela Willey / ‘Christian Nations’,’Polygamic Races’ and Women’s Rights: Toward a Genealogy of Non/Monogamy and Whiteness.
Petula Sik Ying Ho / The (Charmed) Circle Game: Reflections on Sexual Hierarchy Through Multiple Sexual Relationships.
Christian Klesse / Polyamory and its ‘Others’: Contesting the Terms of Non-Monogamy.
Ani Ritchie and Meg Barker / ‘There Aren’t Words for What We Do or How We Feel So We Have To Make Them Up’: Constructing Polyamorous Languages in a Culture of Compulsory Monogamy.
Melita J. NoÎl / Progressive Polyamory: Considering Issues of Diversity.
Elisabeth Sheff / Poly-Hegemonic Masculinities.
Expert Interview: The Trials and Tribulations of Being a ‘Slut’-Ethical, Psychological, and Political Thoughts on Polyamory: Christian Klesse in conversation with Dossie Easton.

Sheff, E. (2005). Polyamorous Women, Sexual Subjectivity and Power. Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, 34(3): 251-283.

Weitzman, Geri D. (1999). What psychology professionals should know about polyamory: The lifestyles and mental health concerns of polyamorous individuals. Paper to the 8th Annual Diversity Conference, March 12, Albany, New York. URL: http: //www.polyamory.org/~joe/polypaper.htm.


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