Victorian Discourses on Sexuality and Religion

Victorian Discourses on Sexuality and Religion

by John Maynard


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521115339
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/02/2009
Pages: 424
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: the subject somewhat broadly conceived; 2. From Cloister to 'Great Sinful Streets': Arthur Hugh Clough and the Victorian 'Question of Sex'; 3. Sexual Christianity: Charles Kingsley's Via Media; 4. Known and unknown desire: Coventry Patmore's search for eros; 5. Conclusion: Hardy's Jude: disassembling sexuality and religion.

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