(f) Heterosexualities

(Excerpted from The Men's Bibliography: A comprehensive bibliography of writing on men, masculinities, gender, and sexualities, compiled by Michael Flood. 19th edition, 2008. Home URL: http://mensbiblio.xyonline.net/)

Note: Also See “Relationships with Women” under “Intimacy”. See “Work and Class” for material focused on domestic divisions of labour. Some of the references under “AIDS” are also relevant for the subject of heterosexuality.

(i) Recommended reading

Adkins, Lisa, and Vicki Mercant. (eds). (1996). Sexualizing the Social: Power and the Organization of Sexuality. Hampshire & London: MacmillanIncludes;
Heterosexuality as a Problem for Feminist Theory / Jackson, Stevi.
Sinking Into His Arms… Arms In His Sink: Heterosexuality and Feminism Revisited / VanEvery, Jo.

Albury, Kath. (2002). Yes Means Yes: Getting Explicit About Heterosex. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.

Ehrenreich, Barbara et.al. (1987). Re-Making Love: The Feminisation of Sex. London: Fontana/Collins.

Hagan, Kay L. (1993). Orchids in the Arctic: The Predicament of Heterosexual Feminism. In Fugitive Information: Essays From a Feminist Hothead. New York: Pandora.

Hamblin, Angela. (1983). Is a Feminist Heterosexuality Possible?. In Cartledge, Sue and Ryan, Joanna. (eds). Sex and Love: New Thoughts on Old Contradictions. London: Women’s Press.

Hanscombe, Gillian E., and Martin Humphries. (eds). (1987). Heterosexuality. London: GMP.

Herek, Gregory M. (1986). On heterosexual masculinity: Some psychical consequences of the social construction of gender and sexuality. American Behavioral Scientist, 29(5): 563-577..

Ingraham, Chrys (ed.). (2004). Thinking Straight: The Power, the Promise and the Paradox of Heterosexuality. Routledge.
Contents;
Introduction: thinking straight / Chrys Ingraham -- Sexuality, heterosexuality and gender hierarchy: getting our priorities straight / Stevi Jackson -- From polluted homosexual to the normal gay: changing patterns of sexual regulation in America / Steven Seidman -- Claiming citizenship?: sexuality, citizenship and lesbian feminist theory / Diane Richardson -- The transformation of heterosexism and its paradoxes / Chris Brickell -- Crossing the borders of gendered sexuality: queer masculinities of straight men / Robert Heasley -- White heterosexuality: a romance of the straight man’s burden / Mason Stokes -- The mermaid and the heterosexual imagination / Laurie Essig -- “Some day my prince will come”: Disney, the heterosexual imaginary and animated film / Carrie L. Cokely -- Out of wedlock: why some poor women reject marriage / Margaret Walsh -- The production of heterosexuality at the high school prom / Amy L. Best -- Speak now or forever hold your peace: the filming of “Wedding advice” / Karen Sosnoski.

Katz, Jonathan N. (1995). The Invention of Heterosexuality. Dutton.

Kitzinger, Celia, and Sue Wilkinson. (1993). The Precariousness of Heterosexual Feminist Identities. In Kennedy, Mary, Lubelska, Cathy and Walsh, Val. (eds). Making Connections: Women’s Studies, Women’s Movements, Women’s Lives. London: Taylor and Francis.

Kitzinger, Celia, and Sue Wilkinson. (1994a). Virgins and Queers: Rehabilitating Heterosexuality? Gender & Society, 8(3), September.

Leeds Revolutionary Feminists. (ed.). (1981). Love Your Enemy? The Debate Between Heterosexual Feminism and Political Lesbianism. London: Onlywomen Press.

Levine, Judith. (1992). My Enemy, My Love: Man-Hating and Ambivalence in Women’s Lives. New York: Doubleday.

Maynard, Mary, and June Purvis. (eds). (1995). (Hetero)Sexual Politics. London & Bristol, PA: Taylor & Francis.

Moore, Susan, and Doreen Rosenthal. (1993). Sexuality in Adolescence. London: Routledge.

Pearce, Lynne, and Jackie Stacey. (eds). (1995). Romance Revisited. London: Lawrence & Wishart.

Pellegrini, Ann. (1992). S(h)ifting the terms of Hetero/Sexism: Gender, Power, Homophobias. Chapter 2 in Blumenfeld, Warren J. (ed.). Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price. Boston: Beacon Press.

Powers, Ann. (1993). Queer in the Streets, Straight in the Sheets: Notes on Passing. Utne Reader, November/December (first Printed in The Village Voice, June 1993).

Rich, Adrienne. (1980). Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence. Signs, 5(4) (Also in Snitow, Ann, Stansell, Christine and Thompson, Sharon. (eds). (1983). Desire: The Politics of Sexuality. New York: Monthly Review Press).

Richardson, Diane. (ed.). (1996). Theorising Heterosexuality: Telling It Straight. Open University Press.

Rowland, R. (1996). Politics of Intimacy: Heterosexuality, Love and Power. Melbourne: Spinifex Press.

Segal, Lynne (1994). Straight Sex. London: Virago.

Segal, Lynne (1997). Feminist Sexual Politics and the heterosexual predicament. Chapter 6 in Segal, Lynne. (ed.). New Sexual Agendas. Macmillan.

Steinberg, Deborah L., Debbie Epstein, and Richard Johnson. (eds). (1997). Border Patrols: Policing the Boundaries of Heterosexuality. London: Cassell.

Thompson, Cooper. (1992). On Being Heterosexual in a Homophobic World. Chapter 2 in Blumenfeld, Warren J. (ed.). Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price. Boston: Beacon Press.

Thomson, Rachel, and Janet Holland. (1994). Young Women and Safer (Hetero)sex: Context, Constraints and Strategies. In Wilkinson, Sue and Kitzinger, Celia. (eds). Women and Health: Feminist Perspectives. London & Bristol, PA: Taylor & Francis.

Wilkinson, Sue, and Celia Kitzinger. (1994a). Dire Straights: Contemporary Rehabilitations of Heterosexuality. In Griffin, Gabriele et.al. (eds). Stirring It: Challenges for Feminism. London: Taylor and Francis.

Wilkinson, Sue, and Celia Kitzinger. (1994b). The Social Construction of Heterosexuality. Journal of Gender Studies, 3(3), Nov, pp. 307-316.

Wilkinson, Sue, and Celia Kitzinger. (eds). (1993). Heterosexuality: A Feminism and Psychology Reader. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

(ii) Further reading

Adams, Mary Louise. The Trouble With Normal: Postwar Youth and the Construction of Heterosexuality. PhD Dissertation. University of Toronto, Ontario.

Adkins, Lisa. (ed.). (1994). Gendered Work: Sexuality, Family and the Labour Market. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Aldridge, Delores. (1991). Focusing: Black Male-Female Relationships. Chicago, Ill.

Alibhai-Brown, Yasmin, and Anne Montague. (1992). The Colour of Love: Mixed Race Relationships. London: Virago.

Allen, L. (2003). Girls Want Sex, Boys Want Love: Resisting Dominant Discourses of (Hetero) Sexuality. Sexualities, 6(2): 215-236.

Allen, L. (2004). ‘Getting off’ and ‘going out’: young people’s conceptions of (hetero)sexual relationships. Culture Health & Sexuality, 6(6): 463-481.

Allen, L. (2004). ‘Getting off’ and ‘going out’: Young people’s conceptions of (hetero)sexual relationships. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 6(6): 463-481.

Amuchastegui, Ana. (1999). Dialogue and the Negotiation of Meaning: Constructions of Virginity in Mexico. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 1(1), February.

Anderson, Dan, and Maggie Berman. (1997). Sex Tips for Straight Women From a Gay Man. St Leonards, NSW: Allen & Unwin .

Appleby, Y. (1992). Disability and ‘Compulsory Heterosexuality’. Feminism Psychology, 2(3): 502-505.

Appleby, Y. (1995). Heterosexuality: Compulsion, Choice or a Strong Pair of Arms? Feminism Psychology, 5(1): 136-139.

Archer, Bert. (1999). The End of Gay (And the Death of Heterosexuality). Toronto: Doubleday Canada.

Arliss, Laurie P., and Deborah Borisoff. (eds). (2001). Women and Men Communicating: Challenges and Changes. 2nd ed; Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press. Includes;
The effect of gender on establishing and maintaining intimate relationships / Deborah Borisoff.
When myths endure and realities change: communication in romantic relationships / Laurie P. Arliss.

Atkinson, T. (1970). The Institution of Sexual Intercourse. In Firestone, S. (ed.). Notes From the Third Year. New York: Random House.

Ayres, Ian, and Jennifer Gerarda Brown. (2005). Straightforward: How to Mobilize Heterosexual Support for Gay Rights. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Chapter 1: Heterosexual Allies and the Gay Rights Movement.
Part I. Exercising Privilege.
Chapter 2: Parenting, Parishes, PTAs, and Places of Employmen.
Chapter 3: The Vacation Pledge for Equal Marriage Rights.
Chapter 4: The Fair Employment Mark.
Part II. Disabling Privilege.
Chapter 5: Ambiguation.
Chapter 6: The Inclusive Command: Voluntary Integration of the U.S. Military Part III. Renouncing Privilege.
Chapter 7: Boy Scouts of America The Informed Association Statute.
Chapter 8: Renounce or Share?
Chapter 9: Working with Advocating Gay Rights Organizations.

Baldwin, Janice I. (2000). Heterosexual Anal Intercourse: An understudied, high-risk sexual behavior. Archives of Sexual Behavior, August, 29(4).

Bartky, Sandra L. (1990). Femininity and Domination: Studies in the Phenomenology of Oppression. New York and London: Routledge .

Baxter, Janeen (2005). To Marry or Not to Marry: Marital Status and the Household Division of Labor. Journal of Family Issues, Vol. 26, No. 3: 300-321.

Beck, Ulrich, and Elizabeth Beck-Gernsheim. (1995). The Normal Chaos of Love. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Belsey, Catherine. (1992). True Love: The Metaphysics of Romance. Women: A Cultural Review, 3(2), Autumn.

Belsey, Catherine. (1994). Desire: Love stories in Western culture. Oxford, UK: Blackwell.

Bem, Sandra Lipsitz. (1995). Dismantling Gender Polarization and Compulsory Heterosexuality: Should We Turn the Volume Down or Up?. Journal of Sex Research, 32(4), pp. 329-334.

Bolso, A. (2007). Approaches to penetration: Theoretical Difference in Practice. Sexualities, 10(5): 559-581.

Boyarin, Daniel. (1997). Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the Jewish Man. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Boyle, Mary. (1993). Sexual Dysfunction or Heterosexual Dysfunction?. Feminism & Psychology, 3(1).

Braun, V., N. Gavey, and K. McPhillips. (2003). The ‘Fair Deal’? Unpacking Accounts of Reciprocity in Heterosex. Sexualities, 6(2): 237-261.

Britton, Dana M., and Christine L. Williams. (1995). ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Don’t Pursue’: Military Policy and the Construction of Heterosexual Masculinity. Journal of Homosexuality, 30(1), pp. 1-21.

Brody, S. (2006). Penile-vaginal intercourse is better: evidence trumps ideology. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 21(4): 393-403.

Brook, H. (2002). Stalemate: Rethinking the politics of marriage. Feminist Theory, 3(1): 45-66.

Brook, Heather. (1997). The Conjugal Body Politic: Marriage and the (Post) Modern Girl. In Crowder, G. et.al. (eds). Australasian Political Studies 1997: Proceedings of the. (1997). APSA Conference, Vol. 1, Department of Politics, Flinders University of South Australia, pp. 83-97.

Brook, Heather. (2002). Stalemate: Rethinking the politics of marriage. Feminist Theory, 3(1), pp. 45-66.

Brook, Heather. (2008). Conjugal Rites: Marriage and Marriage Like Relationships Before the Law. Palgrave Macmillan.

Brunet, Ariane, and Louise Turcotte. (1988). Separatism and Radicalism. In Hoagland, Sarah Lucia and Penelope, Julia. (eds). For Lesbians Only: A Separatist Anthology. London: Onlywomen Press.

Buchbinder, Howard, Varda Burstyn, Dinah Forbes, and Mercedes Steedman. (1987). Who’s On Top? The Politics of Heterosexuality. Toronto: Garamond.

Butler, Judith. (2002). Is Kinship Always Already Heterosexual? Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, Volume 13, Number 1, Spring, pp. 14-44.

Butler, Judith. (2004). Is Kinship Always Already Heterosexual? Undoing Gender. New York: Routledge, pp. 102-130.

Callahan, Joan, Bonnie Mann, and Sara Ruddick (eds.). (2007). Hypatia, Special issue: Writing against Heterosexism, Winter, Vol. 22, Iss. 1;
A Mere Switch or a Fundamental Change? Theorizing Transgender Marriage / Ruthann Robson.
Anti-Homosexual and Gay: Rereading Sartre / Christine Pierce.
Gay Divorce: Thoughts on the Legal Regulation of Marriage / Claudia Card.
Gay Marriage and the War on Terror / Bonnie Mann.
Gay Marriage: An American and Feminist Dilemma / Ann Ferguson.
Heterosexual Privilege: The Political and the Personal / Erika Faith Feigenbaum.
Heterosexualism and the Colonial / Modern Gender System / Maria Lugones.
Heterosexualism and White Supremacy / Sarah Lucia Hoagland.
Reassessing the Foster-Care System: Examining the Impact of Heterosexism on Lesbian and Gay Applicants / Damien W. Riggs.
Religion, Rights, and Relationships: The Dream of Relational Equality / Margaret Denike.
Snow White and the Seven “Dwarfs”-Queercripped / Santiago Solis.
The Lesbian June Cleaver: Heterosexism and Lesbian Mothering / Bonnie Mann.
The Long Arc of Justice: Lesbian and Gay Marriage, Equality, and Rights / Patrick D. Hopkins.
The Shadow of Heterosexuality / Drucilla Cornell.
Toward a Phenomenology of Sex-Right: Reviving Radical Feminist Theory of Compulsory Heterosexuality / Kathy Miriam.
Who’s Zoomin’ Who? A Feminist, Queer Content Analysis of “Interdisciplinary” Human Sexuality Textbooks / Marilyn Myerson, Sara L Crawley, Erica Hesch Anstey, Justine Kessler, Cara Okopny.

Cann, A., J. L. Mangum, and M. Wells. (2001). Distress in response to relationship infidelity: The roles of gender and attitudes about relationships. Journal of Sex Research, 38(3): 185.

Carpenter, L. M. (2002). Gender and the Meaning and Experience of Virginity Loss in the Contemporary United States. Gender Society, 16(3): 345-365.

Carpenter, Laura M. (2001). The Ambiguity of “Having Sex”: The subjective experience of virginity loss in the United States. Journal of Sex Research, 38(2), May.

Carpenter, Laura M. (2002). Gender and the Meaning and Experience of Virginity Loss in the Contemporary United States. Gender & Society, 16(3), June.

Carrington, Christopher (2002). Review Essay: Marriage. Qualitative Sociology, Volume 25, Issue 1, Mar, pp. 165-168.

Cate, Rodney M., and Sally A Lloyd. (year?). Courtship. Newbury Park: Sage.

Chodorow, Nancy. (1978). The Reproduction of Mothering: Psychoanalysis and the Sociology of Gender. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Christopher, F. Scott, and Susan Sprecher. (2000). Sexuality in Marriage, Dating, and Other Relationships: A Decade Review. Journal of Marriage and Family, Volume 62 Issue 4, November.

Chung, D. (2005). Violence, control, romance and gender equality: Young women and heterosexual relationships. Women’s Studies International Forum, 28(6): 445-455.

Clement, Ulrich. (1990). Surveys of Heterosexual Behaviour. Annual Review of Sex Research, 1, pp. 45-74.

Cline, Sally, and Dale Spender. (1987). Reflecting Men at Twice Their Natural Size. London: Andre Deutsch.

Collier, Richard. (1999). Men, Heterosexuality and the Changing Family: (Re)Constructing Fatherhood in Law and Social Policy. Chapter Two in Jagger, Gill and Wright, Caroline. (eds). Changing Family Values. London & New York: Routledge.

Collins, Randall, and Scott Coltrane. (1995). Sociology of Marriage and the Family: Gender, Love, and Property. Chicago: Nelson-Hall (4th edition).

Coontz, Stephanie. (2005). Marriage, A History: From Obedience to Intimacy, or How Love Conquered Marriage. Viking.

Crimmins, C.E., and Tom O’Leary. (1998). The Gay Man’s Guide to Heterosexuality. New York: St Martins Griffin (humour).

Cuomo, Chris J. (1999). Feminist Sex at Century’s End: On Justice and Joy. In Card, Claudia. (ed.). On Feminist Ethics and Politics, Lawrence: University Press of Kansas

Davies, M. (1995). The Heterosexual Economy. Australian Feminist Law Journal, v.5, August, pp. 27-46.

Davis, Kathy, Monique Leijenaar, and Jantine Oldersma. (eds). (1991). The Gender of Power. London: Sage.

de Munch, V. (ed.). (1998). Romantic Love and Sexual Behaviour: Perspectives From the Social Sciences. Westport: Praeger.

DeHardt, Doris C. (1985). Can a Feminist Therapist Facilitate Clients’ Heterosexual Relationships?. In Rosewater, Lynne B. and Walker, Lenore E.A. (eds). Handbook of Feminist Therapy: Women’s Issues in Psychotherapy. New York: Springer.

Demasi, S. (2003). I just want to be normal: Initiation into heterosexual dating. In R. Heasley and B. Crane (Eds.), Sexual lives (pp. 108-118). Boston: McGraw Hill.

Dempsey, Ken. (1997). Inequalities in Marriage: Australia and Beyond. Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

Dennis, W. (1992). Hot and Bothered: Men and Women, Sex and Love in the 1990s. London: Grafton/HarperCollins.

Diiorio, Judith A. (1989). Being and Becoming Coupled: The Emergence of Female Subordination in Heterosexual Relationships. In Risman, Barbara J. and Schwartz, Pepper. (eds). Gender in Intimate Relationships, Belmont, California: Wadsworth.

Dinnerstein, Dorothy. (1976). The Mermaid and the Minotaur: Sexual Arrangements and Human Malaise. New York: Harper & Row.

Dixon, Wheeler Winston. (2003). Straight: Constructions of Heterosexuality in the Cinema. State Univ of New York Press.

Donaghy, Bronwyn. (1999). Unzipped: Everything Teenagers Want to Know About Love, Sex and Each Other. HarperCollins.

Douglas, Carol Anne. (1990). The Critique of Heterosexuality. Chapter 9 in Love and Politics: Radical Feminist and Lesbian Theories. San Francisco: Ism Press.

Dryden, Caroline. (1998). Being Married, Doing Gender: A Critical Analysis of Gender Relationships in Marriage. Routledge.

Dubinsky, Karen. (1999). The Second Greatest Disappointment: Honeymooners, Heterosexuality, and the Tourist Industry at Niagara Falls. Rutgers University Press.

Duncombe, Jean, and Dennis Marsden. (1993). Love and Intimacy: The Gender Division of Emotion and ‘Emotion Work’: A Neglected Aspect of Sociological Discussion of Heterosexual Relationships. Sociology, 27(2), May, pp. 221-241.

Duncombe, Jean, and Dennis Marsden. (1996). Whose Orgasm is This Anyway? ‘Sex Work’ in Long-Term Heterosexual Couple Relationships. In Weeks, Jeffrey and Holland, Janet. (eds). Sexual Cultures: Communities, Values and Intimacy. Hampshire & London: Macmillan.

Duncombe, Jean, and Dennis Marsden. (1998). ‘Stepford Wives’ and ‘Hollow Men’: Doing Emotion Work, Doing Gender and ‘Authenticity’ in Intimate Heterosexual Relationships. In Bendelow, Gillian and Williams, Simon J. (eds). Emotions in Social Life: Critical Themes and Contemporary Issues. Routledge. Includes;.

Durocher, Constance. (1990). Heterosexuality: Sexuality or Social System?. Resources for Feminist Research, 19(3/4), December.

Dworkin, Andrea (1987). Intercourse. New York: The Free Press.

Egan, C. E. (2001). Sexual behaviours, condom use and factors influencing casual sex among backpackers and other young international travellers. Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 10, pp. 41-58.

Eliason, Michele J. (1995) Accounts of Sexual Identity Formation in Heterosexual Students. Sex Roles, 32: 11/12, June.

Epstein, Debbie. (1993). Practising Heterosexuality. Curriculum Studies, 1(2), June, pp. 275-286.

Epstein, Debbie. (1996). Keeping Them in Their Place: Hetero/Sexist Harassment, Gender and the Enforcement of Heterosexuality. In Holland, Janet and Adkins, Lisa. (eds). (1996). Sex, Sensibility and the Gendered Body. Hampshire & London: Macmillan (Also in Thomas, Alison M. and Kitzinger, Celia. (eds). (1997). Sexual Harassment: Contemporary Feminist Perspectives. Open University Press).

Evans, S. and Vicinus, M. (1989). The Problematics of Heterosexuality: Preface. Feminist Studies, 15(2), pp. 235-36.

Faith Oswald, R. (2000). A Member of the Wedding? Heterosexism and Family Ritual. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 17(3): 349-368.

Felmlee, Diane H. (1994) Who’s on Top? Power in Romantic Relationships. Sex Roles, 31: 5/6, September.

Feminist Theory, April 2006, Volume 7, No. 1;
Robyn Wiegman / Interchanges: Heteronormativity and the desire for gender (89-103).
Stevi Jackson / Interchanges: Gender, sexuality and heterosexuality: The complexity (and limits) of heteronormativity (105-121).

Finlay, S. -J., and N. Fenton. (2005). ‘If You’ve Got a Vagina and an Attitude, that’s a Deadly Combination’: Sex and Heterosexuality in Basic Instinct, Body of Evidence and Disclosure. Sexualities, 8(1): 49-74.

Finlay, S. -J., and V. Clarke. (2003). ‘A Marriage of Inconvenience?’ Feminist Perspectives on Marriage. Feminism Psychology, 13(4): 415-420.

Finlay, Sara-Jane, and Natalie Fenton. (2005). ‘If You’ve Got a Vagina and an Attitude, that’s a Deadly Combination’: Sex and Heterosexuality in Basic Instinct, Body of Evidence and Disclosure. Sexualities, February, Volume 8, No. 1: 49-74.

Firminger, Kirsten B. (2006). Is He Boyfriend Material?: Representation of Males in Teenage Girls’ Magazines. Men and Masculinities, Vol. 8 No. 3, January, pp. 298-308.

Freedman, S. A., and H. M. Lips. (2002). IV. Harsh Judgments and Sharp Impressions: Audience Responses to participants in a Study of Heterosexual Feminist Identities. Feminism Psychology, 12(2): 275-281.

Freedman, Susan A., and Hilary M. Lips. (2002). Harsh Judgements and Sharp Impressions: Audience responses to participants in a study of heterosexual feminist identities. Feminism & Psychology, 12(2), pp. 275-281.

Frye, Marilyn. (1992). Willful Virgin or, Do You Have to Be a Lesbian to Be a Feminist?. In Willful Virgin: Essays in Feminism, 1976-1992, Freedom, CA: The Crossing Press.

Gagnon, J. H., A. Giami, S. Michaels, and P. d. Colomby. (2001). A comparative study on the couple in the social organization of sexuality in France and the United States. Journal of Sex Research, 38(1): 24.

Gaines, Jane. (1995). Feminist Heterosexuality and its Politically Incorrect Pleasures. Critical Inquiry, 21, Winter.

Gavey, Nicola, Kathryn McPhillips, and Virginia Braun. (1999). Interruptus Coitus: Heterosexuals Accounting for Intercourse. Sexualities, 2(1), February, pp. 35-68.

Gavey, Nicola. (1990). Rape and Sexual Coercion Within Heterosexual Relationships: An Intersection of Psychological, Feminist and Postmodern Inquiries. Unpublished PhD thesis. University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Gavey, Nicola. (1993). Technologies and Effects of Heterosexual Coercion. In Sue Wilkinson and Celia Kitzinger, (eds). Heterosexuality: A Feminism and Psychology Reader. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Gavey, Nicola. (1995). Women’s Desire and Sexual Violence Discourse. In Sue Wilkinson, (ed.). Feminist Social Psychologies: International Perspectives. Open University Press (in Press).

George, Annie. (2002). Embodying Identity Through Heterosexual Sexuality - Newly Married Adolescent Women in India. Culture, Health & Sexuality, Volume 4 Number 2, April.

Giotakos, Orestis. (2004). Gender differences in the perceptions for the ideal sex partner. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, Volume 19, Number 4, November, pp. 373-378.

Goldner, Virginia. (1991). Sex, Power and Gender: A Feminist Systemic Analysis of the Politics of Passion. Journal of Feminist Family Therapy, 3 (Also in Goodrich, Thelma Jean. (ed.). (1991). Women and Power: Perspectives for Family therapy. New York & London: W.W. Norton & Company).

Gordon, B. F., E. A. -C. Leah, B. W. Kay, and R. H. Nicole. (2002). Perceptions of married women and married men with hyphenated surnames. Sex Roles, 46(5/6): 167.

Grace, F. (1999). Risky Business: Heterosexual Credit and Lending Practice. Sexualities, 2(4): 433-449.

Graham, Dee L.R., with Edna I. Rawlings and Roberta K. Rigsby. (1994). The Beauties and the Beasts: Women’s Femininity, Love of Men, and Heterosexuality. In Loving to Survive: Sexual Terror, Men’s Violence, and Women’s Lives. New York & London: New York University Press.

Greene, K., and S. Faulkner. (2005). Gender, Belief in the Sexual Double Standard, and Sexual Talk in Heterosexual Dating Relationships. Sex Roles. 53: 239-251.

Grover, Chris, and Keith Soothill. (1999). Bigamy: Neither Love Nor Marriage, But a Threat to the Nation?. Sociological Review, 47(2), May.

Grunseit, Anne C., and Juliet Richters. (2000). Age at First Intercourse in an Australian National Sample of Technical College Students. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, Feb;24(1):11-6.

Hardy, Simon. (1998). The Dilemma of Hegemonic Heterosexuality. In The Reader, the Author, His Woman and Her Lover: Soft-Core Pornography and Heterosexual Men. London: Cassell.

Hare-Mustin, Rachel T. (1991). Sex, Lies, and Headaches: The Problem is Power. In Goodrich, Thelma Jean. (ed.). Women and Power: Perspectives for Family Therapy. New York & London: W.W. Norton & Company.

Harris, A., S. Aapola, and M. Gonick. (2000). Doing It Differently: Young women managing hetero-sexuality in Australia, Finland and Canada. Journal of Youth Studies, 2000, v.3, n.4, pp.373-88.

Harris, Scott R. (2006). The Meanings of Marital Equality. New York: State University of New York Press.

Harrison, L. (1997). ‘It’s a Nice Day for a White Wedding’: The Debutante Ball and Constructions of Femininity. Feminism Psychology, 7(4): 495-516.

Harrison, Lynne. (1999). The Enemy Within? Heterosexuality, Homophobia and HIV/AIDS Education. Health Education Australia, Summer, 19-21

Harvey, S. Marie, Linda J. Beckman, and Sheryl Thorburn Bird. (2003). Feeling powerful in heterosexual relationships: Cultural beliefs among couples of Mexican origin. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 5(4), July-August, pp. 321-337.

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Hawkins, D. N., Booth, A. (2005). Unhappily Ever After: Effects of Long-Term, Low-Quality Marriages on Well-Being. Social Forces, 84(1): 451-471.

Helton, Jesse J., and William J. Staudenmeier Jr. (2002). Re-imagining being “straight” in straight edge. Contemporary Drug Problems, Summer, Vol. 29, Iss. 2.

Hillier, Lynn, Lyn Harrison, and Kate Bowditch. (1999). ‘Neverending Love’ and ‘Blowing Your Load’: The Meanings of Sex to Rural Youth. Sexualities, 2(1), February: 69-88.

Hills, B., M.R. Laner, and N.A. Ventrone (1998). Egalitarian daters/traditionalist dates. Journal of Family Issues, 19, 468-477.

Hirsch, Jennifer S., and Constance A. Nathanson. (2001). Some Traditional Methods are More Modern Than Others: Rhythm, Withdrawal and the Changing Meanings of Sexual Intimacy in Mexican Companionate Marriage. Culture, Health & Sexuality, Volume 3 Number 4, October, pp. 413-428.

Hite, Shere. (1987). Women and Love: A Cultural Revolution in Progress. Harmondsworth: Penguin .

Hockey, Jenny, Angela Meah, and Victoria Robinson. (2004). A heterosexual life: Older women and agency within marriage and the family. Journal of Gender Studies, Volume 13 Number 3, November.v

Hockey, Jenny, Victoria Robinson, and Angela Meah. (2002). ‘For Better or Worse?’: Heterosexuality Reinvented. Sociological Research Online, 7(2), <http://www.socresonline.org.uk/7/2/hockey.html>.

Holland, Janet, Caroline Ramazanoglu, Sue Sharpe, and Rachel Thomson. (1996). Reputations: Journeying into gendered power relations. In Jeffrey Weeks and Janet Holland, (eds). Sexual Cultures: Communities, Values and Intimacy. Hampshire & London: Macmillan, pp. 239-260.

Holland, Janet, Ramazanoglu, Caroline, Sharpe, Sue and Thomson, Rachel. (1998). The Male in the Head: Young People, Heterosexuality and Power. London: Tufnell Press

Hollway, W. (1995). A Second Bite at the Heterosexual Cherry. Feminism Psychology, 5(1): 126-130.

Hollway, Wendy. (1983). Heterosexual Sex: Power and Desire for the Other. In Cartledge, Sue and Ryan, Joanna. (eds). Sex and Love: New Thoughts on Old Contradictions. London: Women’s Press.

Hollway, Wendy. (1984). Women’s Power in Heterosexual Sex. Women’s Studies International Forum, 7(1).

Hollway, Wendy. (1989). Subjectivity and Method in Psychology, Gender Meaning and Science. London: Sage.

Hollway, Wendy. (1993). Theorising Heterosexuality: A Response. Feminism & Psychology, 3(3), pp. 412-417.

Hollway, Wendy. (1995). A Second Bite at the Heterosexual Cherry. Feminism and Psychology, 5(1).

Holmes, Mary. (2000). Second-Wave Feminism and the Politics of Relationships. Women’s Studies International Forum. 23(2), March-April.

Hubbard, P. (2000). Desire/disgust: mapping the moral contours of heterosexuality. Progress in Human Geography, 24(2): 191-217.

Hubbard, Philip. (2000). Desire/Disgust: Mapping the Moral Contours of Heterosexuality. Progress in Human Geography. 24(2):191-217, Jun.

Hyde, Janet Shibley, and Sara R. Jaffe. (year?). Becoming a Heterosexual Adult: The Experiences of Young Women. Journal of Social Issues, 56(2), Summer

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Jackson, Stevi. (1993b). Love and Romance as Objects of Feminist Knowledge. In Kennedy, Mary, Lubelska, Cathy and Walsh, Val. (eds). Making Connections: Women’s Studies, Women’s Movements, Women’s Lives, Bristol, PA.: Falmer Press.

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Menck, Mandy. (1993). The Fatal Attraction of Intercourse. In Perversions: Deviant Readings. New York: Routledge.

Miles, Lesley. (1993). Women, AIDS and Power in Heterosexual Sex: A Discourse Analysis. Women’s Studies International Forum, 16(5).

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Montemurro, B. (2005). Add Men, Don’t Stir: Reproducing Traditional Gender Roles in Modern Wedding Showers. Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, 34(1): 6-35.

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The Fascination of the Lesbian Fetish: A Perverse Possibility Across the Body of Dorothy Allison’s Bastard Out of Carolina / Mary M. Wiles.
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Excerpted from The Men's Bibliography: A comprehensive bibliography of writing on men, masculinities, gender, and sexualities, compiled by Michael Flood.
19th edition, 2008, Canberra, Australia. ISBN 0 646 18088 6

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(iii) Self-help

Note: These books are not exclusively focused on heterosexuality, but that is their main concern.

Dennis, Wendy. (1992). Hot and Bothered: Women, Men, Sex and Love in the 1990s. Ringwood, Victorial: Penguin.

Hite, Shere, and Kate Colleran. (1989). Good Guys, Bad Guys and Other Lovers: Every Woman’s Guide to Relationships. London: Pandora.

Klein, Marty, and Riki Robbins. (1998). Let Me Count the Ways: Discovering great sex without intercourse. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher / Putnam.

Schnarch, David. (1997). Passionate Marriage: Sex, Love and Intimacy in Emotionally Committed Relationships. New York & London: W.W. Norton & Co.

Solot, Dorian, and Marshall Miller. (2002). Unmarried To Each Other: The Essential Guide to Living Together as an Unmarried Couple. Marlowe & Company/ Publishers Group West.