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From Sappho to De Sade (Routledge Revivals) : Moments in the History of Sexuality

By: Bremmer, Jan N.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Routledge Revivals: Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2014Description: 1 online resource (242 p.).ISBN: 9781317671244.Subject(s): Sex customs -- Europe -- History | Sexual ethics -- Europe -- HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: From Sappho to De Sade (Routledge Revivals) : Moments in the History of SexualityDDC classification: 306.7094 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; Preface; 1 GREEK PEDERASTY AND MODERN HOMOSEXUALITY; 2 LESBIAN SAPPHO AND SAPPHO OF LESBOS; 3 TO THE LIMITS OF KINSHIP: ANTI-INCEST LEGISLATION IN THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST (500-900); 4 A BRIDLE FOR LUST: REPRESENTATIONS OF SEXUAL MORALITY IN DUTCH CHILDREN'S PORTRAITS OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY; 5 THE WOMAN ON A SWING AND THE SENSUOUS VOYEUR: PASSION AND VOYEURISM IN FRENCH ROCOCO; 6 VENUS MINSIEKE GASTHUIS: SEXUAL BELIEFS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY HOLLAND
7 DE SADE, A PESSIMISTIC LIBERTINE8 SEXUAL MORALITY AND THE MEANING OF PROSTITUTION IN FIN-DE-SIÈCLE VIENNA; 9 MANNISH WOMEN OF THE BALKAN MOUNTAINS; 10 A HISTORY OF SEXOLOGY: SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL ASPECTS OF SEXUALITY; Notes on contributors; Select bibliography; Index
Summary: <P>The history of sexuality has been the subject of increased interest in recent years and more widely acknowledged importance in the interpretation of past <I>mentalités</I>. Yet historians have only recently begun to study sexual practices in any depth, establishing that sexuality is not a biological constant but an ever-changing phenomenon, continuously shaped by people themselves.</P><P>The contributors to this inter-disciplinary collection bring their expertise in ancient as well as medieval history, anthropology, modern history, and psychology to bear upon the history of sexuality. They
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Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; Preface; 1 GREEK PEDERASTY AND MODERN HOMOSEXUALITY; 2 LESBIAN SAPPHO AND SAPPHO OF LESBOS; 3 TO THE LIMITS OF KINSHIP: ANTI-INCEST LEGISLATION IN THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST (500-900); 4 A BRIDLE FOR LUST: REPRESENTATIONS OF SEXUAL MORALITY IN DUTCH CHILDREN'S PORTRAITS OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY; 5 THE WOMAN ON A SWING AND THE SENSUOUS VOYEUR: PASSION AND VOYEURISM IN FRENCH ROCOCO; 6 VENUS MINSIEKE GASTHUIS: SEXUAL BELIEFS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY HOLLAND

7 DE SADE, A PESSIMISTIC LIBERTINE8 SEXUAL MORALITY AND THE MEANING OF PROSTITUTION IN FIN-DE-SIÈCLE VIENNA; 9 MANNISH WOMEN OF THE BALKAN MOUNTAINS; 10 A HISTORY OF SEXOLOGY: SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL ASPECTS OF SEXUALITY; Notes on contributors; Select bibliography; Index

<P>The history of sexuality has been the subject of increased interest in recent years and more widely acknowledged importance in the interpretation of past <I>mentalités</I>. Yet historians have only recently begun to study sexual practices in any depth, establishing that sexuality is not a biological constant but an ever-changing phenomenon, continuously shaped by people themselves.</P><P>The contributors to this inter-disciplinary collection bring their expertise in ancient as well as medieval history, anthropology, modern history, and psychology to bear upon the history of sexuality. They

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