Cover of: Histories of Sexuality | Stephen Garton Read Online
Share

Histories of Sexuality Antiquity to Sexual Revolution by Stephen Garton

  • 79 Want to read
  • ·
  • 59 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English


Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7498108M
ISBN 100415972302
ISBN 109780415972307

Download Histories of Sexuality

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

In the pioneering histories of Steven Marcus, Eric Trudgill and Ronald Pearsall, Victorian sexuality was depicted as a period of Puritan moralism, an inevitable reaction against the aristocratic libertinism of the eighteenth century.   Sexuality and Slavery: Reclaiming Intimate Histories in the Americas was recently published by the University of Georgia Press. *** Daina Ramey Berry is the Oliver H. Radkey Regents Professor of History and African and African Diaspora Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. Sexuality and Slavery: Reclaiming Intimate Histories in the Americas; Edited by Daina Ramey Berry and Leslie M. Harris Foreword by Catherine Clinton ; Book; Published by: University of Georgia PressCited by: 2.   Sexuality and Slavery is a provocative book that contains groundbreaking ing new paradigms for understanding sexuality and intimate relationships in the colonial Americas, the authors challenge existing assumptions and confront the shortcomings of typical approaches used in historical scholarship.5/5(3).

"Elizabeth Reis's American Sexual Histories is a highly readable and utterly valuable resource for students and for the generally curious. This book traces the ever-changing fears, obsessions, and sometimes surprisingly tolerant attitudes Americans have held on the subject of sexual practice from the Puritans to 'liberation' in the late twentieth century."4/4(1). This book surveys the ways sex and sexuality have been made the subjects of critically analyses some of the key histories of the last 40 years; from the early efforts of historians like Steven Marcus to work out a model for sexual history, through to the extraordinary impact of . This book surveys the ways sex and sexuality have been made the subjects of history. It critically analyses some of the key histories of the last forty years; from the early efforts of historians like Steven Marcus to work out a model for sexual history, through to the extraordinary impact of . xiv, pages ; 24 cm This book surveys the ways sex and sexuality have been made the subjects of critically analyses some of the key histories of the last 40 years; from the early efforts of historians like Steven Marcus to work out a model for sexual history, through to the extraordinary impact of French philosopher Michel FoucaultPages:

The History of Sexuality (French: L'Histoire de la sexualité) is a four-volume study of sexuality in the Western world by the French historian and philosopher Michel Foucault, in which the author examines the emergence of "sexuality" as a discursive object and separate sphere of life and argues that the notion that every individual has a sexuality is a relatively recent development in Western Author: Michel Foucault.   This book presents the first assessment of one of the most rapidly expanding fields of research: the history of sexuality. From the early efforts of historians to work out a model for sexual history, to the extraordinary impact of French philosopher Michel Foucault, to the vigorous debates about essentialism and social constructionism, to the emergence of contemporary debates about historicism. DOI link for Histories of Sexuality. Histories of Sexuality book. Antiquity to Sexual Revolution. Histories of Sexuality. DOI link for Histories of Sexuality. Histories of Sexuality book. Antiquity to Sexual Revolution. By Stephen Garton. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 18 December Vol 1 of the 'History of Sexuality' was written just before a significant shift in Foucault's thought: the 'ethical turn' of his later work. As such this is his last book covering the complex machinations of (bio)power and discourse, this time considering their operations 4/5.