Sexual Treason in Germany during the First World War

Sexual Treason in Germany during the First World War

by Lisa M. Todd

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319846712
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 05/08/2018
Series: Genders and Sexualities in History
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2017
Pages: 227
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x (d)

About the Author

Lisa M. Todd is Associate Professor of History at the University of New Brunswick, Canada, where she teaches the history of modern Germany, war, genocide, gender, and sexuality. She is also director of the Network for the Study of Civilians, Soldiers and Society at the Milton F. Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society.

Table of Contents

CHAPTER ONE Introduction.- CHAPTER TWO Enticing Men to Lechery: Sex Reform, Moral Purity, and the ‘Prostitution Question’ before 1914 .- CHAPTER THREE Almost All Loose Girls Are Infected: Soldier-Civilian Sexual Encounters at the Fighting Fronts .- CHAPTER FOUR Suspicious and Provocative Behavior: Regulating Prostitution on the German Home Front.- CHAPTER FIVE Six Months in Jail for Russian Love: Illegal Encounters between German Women and Prisoners of War.- CHAPTER SIX The Dangers of the Two Child Family: Reproduction, Population Politics, and Eugenics at War.- CHAPTER SEVEN To Satisfy the Physical Demands of Foreigners: Sex through Defeat, Revolution, and Occupation.- CHAPTER EIGHT Conclusion.- Bibliography.- Index

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