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Li Yinhe (Traditional Chinese: 李銀河; Simplified Chinese: 李银河; Pinyin: Lǐ Yínhé) (February 4, 1952 – ) is a sociologist, sexologist, and an activist for LGBT rights in People's Republic of China. She was married to the late writer Wang Xiaobo. Image File history File linksMetadata Li_Yinhe. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Li_Yinhe. ... The 1st World Outgames took place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from July 26, 2006 to August 5, 2006. ... Traditional Chinese (Traditional Chinese: 正體字/繁體字, Simplified Chinese: 正体字/繁体字) refers to one of two standard sets of printed Chinese characters. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Hanyu Pinyin (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: ), commonly called Pinyin, is the most common variant of Standard Mandarin romanization system in use. ... February 4 is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Sociology is the study of the social lives of humans, groups and societies. ... Sexology is the systematic study of human sexuality. ... LGBT social movements is a collective term for a number of movements that share related goals of social acceptance of homosexuality and/or gender variance. ... Wang Xiaobo (Chinese: 王小波; Pinyin: ) (May 13, 1952 – April 11, 1997) was a Chinese writer who became famous after his death. ...

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Biography

Born in Beijing in 1952, Li attended Shanxi University from 1974 to 1977. She became an editor at the government newspaper Guangming Daily, then a researcher at Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. She married Wang Xiaobo in 1980. In 1982 she went to the United States of America and obtained a Ph.D. in sociology from University of Pittsburgh (1988). Afterwards she worked as a postdoc then as an instructor at Peking University. In 1992 she became a professor at the Institute of Sociology at Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Beijing (Chinese: 北京; pinyin: BÄ›ijÄ«ng; IPA: ;  ), a metropolis in northern China, is the capital of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC). ... Shanxi University(山西大学),founded in 1902, was one of the three Chinas earliest national universities. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (Simplified Chinese: 中国社会科学院; Traditional Chinese: 中國社會科學院; pinyin: Zhōngguó Shèhuì KÄ“xuéyuàn) is the national academy of the Peoples Republic of China for the social sciences. ... Wang Xiaobo (Chinese: 王小波; Pinyin: ) (May 13, 1952 – April 11, 1997) was a Chinese writer who became famous after his death. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. ... The University of Pittsburgh, commonly referred to as Pitt, is a state-related, doctoral/research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A postdoctoral (colloquially, post-doc) appointment is a usually temporary academic job held by a person who has completed his or her doctoral studies. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (Simplified Chinese: 中国社会科学院; Traditional Chinese: 中國社會科學院; pinyin: Zhōngguó Shèhuì KÄ“xuéyuàn) is the national academy of the Peoples Republic of China for the social sciences. ...


Her main academic interests are sexual norms in contemporary People's Republic of China, homosexuality and women's studies. A sexual norm can refer to a personal or a social norm. ... Homosexuality refers to sexual interaction and / or romantic attraction between individuals of the same sex. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ...


Major Works

  • 《中国人的性爱与婚姻》(Sexuality and Marriage in China),Henan People’s Press,1991.
  • 《他们的世界——中国男同性恋群落透视》(Their World: a Study of Homosexuality in China),co-authored,Cosmos Press, Hong Kong,1992;Shanxi People’s Press, 1993.
  • 《生育与中国村落文化》(Procreation and Chinese Village Culture),Oxford University Press,Hong Kong,1993;Chinese Social Science Press,1994
  • 《性社会学》(Human Sexuality),translator,Henan People’s Press,1994.
  • 《中国婚姻家庭及其变迁》(Changing Chinese Marriage and the Family),Heilongjiang People’s Press,1995.
  • 《中国女性的性与爱》(Sexuality and Love of Chinese Women),Oxford University Press, Hong Kong,1996.
  • 《女性权力的崛起》(Rising Power of the Women),Chinese Social Science Press,1997.
  • 《中国女性的感情与性》(Sexuality and Love of Chinese Women),China Today Press,1998.
  • 《同性恋亚文化》(Subculture of Homosexuality),China Today Press,1998.
  • 《虐恋亚文化》(Subculture of Sadomasochism),China Today Press,1998.

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Activism

Li has been active in calling for greater tolerance for nonconventional sexual activities in China. She thinks the country is undergoing a de facto sexual revolution, and encourages people to re-examine traditional attitudes towards sexual promiscuity and homosexuality. She proposes decriminalization of orgies and prostitution (both currently illegal in China). She also believes that monogamy is a personal decision made between a couple, and should not be enforced by law or social pressure [1][2] This article is about sexual practices (i. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Promiscuity is the practice of making relatively casual and indiscriminate choices. ... Homosexuality refers to sexual interaction and / or romantic attraction between individuals of the same sex. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Whore redirects here. ... Faithfulness redirects here. ...


As a member of the national committee of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Li had submitted proposals to legalize same-sex marriages in 2003, 2005 and 2006[3]. None have succeeded so far. The Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference (中国人民政治协商会议 Pinyin: Zhongguo renmin zhengzhi xieshang huiyi), abbreviated CPPCC, is an advisory body in the Peoples Republic of China. ... Same-sex marriage (also called gay marriage, and—less frequently—homosexual marriage) refers to marriage between partners of the same gender (for other forms of same-sex unions that are different from marriages, see the articles linked in that section). ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...


She was a keynote speaker at the 2006 International Conference on LGBT Human Rights in Montreal. LGBT rights Around the world · By country History · Groups · Activists Same-sex relationships Opposition · Persecution Violence // January 1 Serbia equalized age of consent law to 14 for all. ... The 1st World Outgames took place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from July 26, 2006 to August 5, 2006. ... Nickname: Motto: Concordia Salus (in unity, prosperity) Coordinates: Country Canada Province Quebec Founded 1642 Established 1832 Government  - Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area [1][2][3]  - City 365. ...


Li also publicly speaks about other issues of social justice, such as the growing urban-rural divide in China[4]. This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


References

  1. ^ Sexual revolution silently going on in China
  2. ^ Respected professor upsetting the sexual apple cart
  3. ^ Sociologist Calls for Legalizing Same-sex Marriage
  4. ^ Chinese sociologist Lі Yіnhe on rural problems

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