Originality/value of chapter – The chapter examines not only the matchmaking role of an intermediary agency that facilitates cross-border marriages but also the agency's role in re/constructing gendered desire. Further, the chapter contributes to an understudied area: the social process of reconstructing heteronormativity in a transnational context.
Kim, M. (2012), "Gendered Desire and Heteronormativity in the Transnational Matchmaking Process", Texler Segal, M., Ngan-Ling Chow, E. and Demos, V. (Ed.) Social Production and Reproduction at the Interface of Public and Private Spheres (Advances in Gender Research, Vol. 16), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 15-38. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1529-2126(2012)0000016005Download as .RIS
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