Desiring Revolution: Second-Wave Feminism and the Rewriting of Twentieth-Century American Sexual Thought

Desiring Revolution: Second-Wave Feminism and the Rewriting of Twentieth-Century American Sexual Thought

by Jane Gerhard, Jane Gerhard

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780231112048
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 03/28/2001
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.21(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.74(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Jane Gerhard is lecturer in history and literature at Harvard University.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Modern Women and Modern Marriage: Reinventing Female Heterosexuality
2. Between Freudianism and Feminism: Sexology's Postwar Challenge
3. Politicizing Pleasure: Radical Feminist Sexual Theory, 1968-1975
4. Desires and their Discontents: Feminist Fiction of the 1970s
5. Cultural Feminism: Reimagining Sexual Freedom, 1975-1982
Conclusion


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