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Male Homosexuality in Modern Japan: Cultural Myths and Social Realities

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This work analyzes the range of contrasting images of the gay male body which occur thoughout Japanese popular culture, both mainstream and gay, in books, magazines, comics, newspapers, television, film and the Internet. It then relates these images to the experience of an interview sample of Japanese gay men.
Hardcover, 268 pages
Published October 12th 2000 by Routledge
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