Themes in Sexuality

Front Cover
Franz X. Eder, Gert Hekma, Lesley A. Hall
Manchester University Press, 1999 - History - 261 pages
0 Reviews
This exciting and innovative new volume overviews the key themes in the history of European sexual cultures, including religion and sexuality, sexual education, sexual diseases, same-sex relationships, pornography, sexual perversions, falling fertilities and abortion. These themes are explored through a range of case studies drawn from across Europe.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Contributors page
1
the debates
34
venereal disease sexuality
58
Samesex relations among men in Europe 1 TOO1990
79
Pornography in Western European culture
104
the case
121
lesbian doctors
139
Falling fertilities and changing sexualities in Europe since
159
Cultures of abortion in The Hague in the early twentieth
195
French Catholics between abstinence and appeasement
233
Index
255
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1999)

Franz X. Eder is Lecturer at the Institut für Wirtschafts und Sozialgeschichte at the University of Vienna.

Lesley Hall is Lecturer at the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine in London.

Gert Hekma is Lecturer at the Sociologisch Institut in Amsterdam.

Bibliographic information