A Global History of Sexuality

Grounded in the latest research on the history of sexuality in the modern world, and using specific case studies to illuminate broader trends, the book is written in an accessible style suitable for general readers, including undergraduate ...

A Global History of Sexuality

A Global History of Sexuality

A Global History of Sexuality provides a provocative,wide-ranging introduction to the history of sexuality from the lateeighteenth century to the present day. Explores what sexuality has meant in the everyday lives ofindividuals over the last 200 years Organized around four major themes: the formation of sexualidentity, the regulation of sexuality by societal norms, theregulation of sexuality by institutions, and the intersection ofsexuality with globalization Examines the topic from a comparative, global perspective, withwell-chosen case studies to illuminate the broader themes Includes interdisciplinary contributions from prominenthistorians, sociologists, anthropologists, and sexuality studiesscholars Introduces important theoretical concepts in a clear,accessible way

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A Global History of Sexuality
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Robert M. Buffington, Eithne Luibhéid, Donna J. Guy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Global History of Sexuality provides a provocative,wide-ranging introduction to the history of sexuality from the lateeighteenth century to the present day. Explores what sexuality has meant in the everyday lives ofindividuals over the last 200 years Organized around four major themes: the formation of sexualidentity, the regulation of sexuality
A Global History of Sexual Science, 1880–1960
Language: en
Pages: 477
Authors: Veronika Fuechtner, Douglas E. Haynes, Ryan M. Jones
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-07 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Sex has no history, but sexual science does. Starting in the late nineteenth century, scholars and activists all over the world suddenly began to insist that understandings of sex be based on science. As Japanese and Indian sexologists influenced their German, British and American counterparts, and vice versa, sexuality, modernity,
A Global History of Sexual Science, 1880–1960
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Veronika Fuechtner, Douglas E. Haynes, Ryan M. Jones
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-07 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Starting in the late nineteenth century, scholars and activists all over the world suddenly began to insist that understandings of sex be based on science. As Japanese and Indian sexologists influenced their German, British, and American counterparts and vice versa, sexuality, modernity, and imaginings of exotified “Others” became intimately linked.
Sapphistries
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Leila J. Rupp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-28 - Publisher: NYU Press

Captures the multitude of ways that diverse societies have shaped female same-sex sexuality across time and place
A Global History of Modern Historiography
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Georg G Iggers, Q. Edward Wang, Supriya Mukherjee
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-01 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The first book on historiography to adopt a global and comparative perspective on the topic, A Global History of Modern Historiography looks not just at developments in the West but also at the other great historiographical traditions in Asia, the Middle East, and elsewhere around the world over the course

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