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Sex and Diversity in Later Life: Critical Perspectives

Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Paul Simpson, and Paul Reynolds


Despite increased awareness of sexual diversity, older people's accounts of sex and intimacy remain marginalised. This edited volume addresses diversity in sexual and intimate experience in later life (50+) and captures international research and analysis relating to intersectional identities. Contributors explore how being older intersects with differences of ethnicity, gender, sexuality and class. Offering a critical focus and original contribution to an emerging, although still relatively neglected field, this essential collection extends knowledge concerning intimacies, practices and pleas ... More

Keywords: Sex, Ageing, Intimacy, Critical perspectives, LGBTQI

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9781447355403
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2022 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447355403.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Trish Hafford-Letchfield, editor
University of Strathclyde

Paul Simpson, editor

Paul Reynolds, editor
Open University

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