Perversion: The Erotic Form of Hatred / Edition 1

Perversion: The Erotic Form of Hatred / Edition 1

by Robert J. Stoller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0946439206

ISBN-13: 9780946439201

Pub. Date: 05/28/1986

Publisher: Karnac Books

The main contention is that in perversion the main clinical factor is hostility. It combines with sexual desire to produce the various forms that perversion can take on. Stoller shows that the perverse scene aims not only at denying castration, but also at securing a more solid basis for a jeopardized sexual identity. Risk, vengeance and trauma are some of the ideas

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The main contention is that in perversion the main clinical factor is hostility. It combines with sexual desire to produce the various forms that perversion can take on. Stoller shows that the perverse scene aims not only at denying castration, but also at securing a more solid basis for a jeopardized sexual identity. Risk, vengeance and trauma are some of the ideas that the author discusses while building up his argument

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780946439201
Publisher:
Karnac Books
Publication date:
05/28/1986
Series:
Maresfield Library
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
651,290
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.86(d)

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