heteronormativity

The view that “het culture thinks of itself as the elemental form of human association”; that heterosexuality, and its many factors (binaries in gender construction, masculinity v. femininity, structured roles, etc) are seen as the societal default. (Warner, xxi)

  • very, very important, in that the world’s social structure, as we know it today, is constructed on a very heteronormative idealee0064863a1207be17e133f90686cf91
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