Making Sexual History / Edition 1

Making Sexual History / Edition 1

by Jeffrey Weeks
     
 

ISBN-10: 0745621155

ISBN-13: 9780745621159

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: Wiley

Jeffrey Weeks has established an international reputation as one of the most original and influential writers on the social history of sexuality.  See more details below

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Jeffrey Weeks has established an international reputation as one of the most original and influential writers on the social history of sexuality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745621159
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.76(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgementsvii
Introduction: Making Sexual History1
Part IContested Knowledge: Writers on Sexuality15
1Havelock Ellis and the Politics of Sex-Reform17
2Mary Mclntosh and the 'Homosexual Role'53
3Dennis Altman and the Politics of (Homo)Sexual Liberation75
4Guy Hocquenghem and Homosexual Desire86
5Foucault for Historians106
Part IIHistories of Sexuality123
6Sexuality and History Revisited125
7AIDS and the Regulation of Sexuality142
8An Unfinished Revolution: Sexuality in the Twentieth Century163
Part IIIMaking History179
9The Idea of a Sexual Community181
10Community Responses to HIV and AIDS: The 'De-Gaying' and 'Re-Gaying' of AIDS194
11Everyday Experiments: Narratives of Non-Heterosexual Relationships212
12Millennium Blues and Beyond: Sexuality at the Fin de Millennium233
Index247

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