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Queer Japanese

Hideko Abe

Queer Japanese

gender and sexual identities through linguistic practices

by Hideko Abe

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-193) and index.

StatementHideko Abe
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ76.2.J37 A24 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24487639M
ISBN 109780230622364
LC Control Number2009031189


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