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Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the present

Kate Fisher

Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the present

by Kate Fisher

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex,
  • Human body,
  • Mind and body,
  • Psychological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Kate Fisher and Sarah Toulalan
    SeriesGenders and sexualities in history series, Genders and sexualities in history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM636 .B565 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 275 p. :
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25170299M
    ISBN 100230283683
    ISBN 109780230283688
    LC Control Number2011029566
    OCLC/WorldCa670481116

    “The 'Renaissance' West Butchered the Rest. If I had to choose between an erudite Aristotle and an unknown ‘soulless’ black slave I would choose the latter. The ascendancy of the West was on a heap of bodies of slaves and trampled humanity through colonization” ― . A Queer History of the United States abounds with startling examples of unknown or often ignored aspects of American history-the ineffectiveness of sodomy laws in the colonies, the prevalence of cross-dressing women soldiers in the Civil War, the impact of new technologies on LGBT life in the nineteenth century, and how rock music and popular.

    Notes. Source: Bede, The Ecclesiastical History of the English Nation, translator not clearly indicated (But it seems to be L.C. Jane's Temple Classics translation), introduction by Vida D. Scudder, (London: J.M. Dent; New York E.P. Dutton, ) Book II, prepared for the Internet Medieval Sourcebook by. Alexander Pyle, [email protected] Book chapter Publication details Stephens, E , 'Touching bodies: tact/ility in nineteenth-century medical photographs and models', in K Fisher & S Toulalan (eds), Bodies, sex and desire from the renaissance to the present, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp. ISBN: Author: Elizabeth Stephens.

    Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the present / edited by Kate Fisher and Sarah Toulalan. HM B The body / edited by Sean T. Sweeney and Ian Hodder. Europe saw such revolutionary cultural change between and that those who witnessed the transformations conceived of the period as a time of rebirth. Ideas and practices around sexuality were transformed as much as any other aspect of society. Religious change, the growth of empires, educational development, social mobility, the theater and the printing press, and medical advances all.


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