Against Nature: Essays on History, Sexuality and Identity

Against Nature: Essays on History, Sexuality and Identity

by Jeffrey Weeks
     
 

ISBN-10: 185489028X

ISBN-13: 9781854890283

Pub. Date: 06/28/1991

Publisher: Pandora Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781854890283
Publisher:
Pandora Press
Publication date:
06/28/1991
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.72(w) x 8.62(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
1Introduction: On writing about sex1
2Discourse, desire and sexual deviance: some problems in a history of homosexuality10
3Inverts, perverts and mary-annes: male prostitution and the regulation of homosexuality in England in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries46
4Questions of identity68
5Against nature86
6Male homosexuality in the age of AIDS100
7AIDS: the intellectual agenda114
8Pretended family relationships134
9Uses and abuses of Michel Foucault157
10The Fabians and Utopia170
11The value of difference184
Reference notes197
Select bibliography218
Index221

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