Political Economy of Sex

Address issues of gender, sexuality and colonialism as well as the function of power.  Reading Resources:Jane Collier, Michelle Z. Rosaldo and Sylvia Yanagisako (1997) “Is there a family? New anthropological views.” In The Gender/Sexuality Reader Ed. Roger N. Lancaster and Micaela Di Leonardo. Routledge: New York pp. 71-81 Marshall Sahlins (2011) “What kinship is (part one)” The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 17(1): 2-19 Susan McKinnon (2005) “On Kinship and Marriage: a Critique of Genetic and Gender Calculus of Evolutionary Psychology In Complexities: Beyond Nature